The Aggie Backers are a non-profit organization established to support the San Luis Obispo FFA Chapter and Agricultural Program at San Luis Obispo High School. Our fundraisers include Drive-Thru BBQs throughout the year and the Spring Barn Bash. Funds go directly to support student activities such as transportation to regional, state and national competitions, maintenance of the school farm, FFA chapter events and scholarships.
Join us by participating in our fundraisers, making a donation to the Aggie Backers, or becoming a member.
To become a member, fill out a Membership Form and send it to:
Aggie Backers, P.O. Box 12956, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2956.
For more information, please contact the Aggie Backers at:
Print: 2013-2014 Calendar of Events
Sign up for: Volunteer Opportunities
- The 7th Annual Barn Bash will be on Saturday, April 26th at 6:00 pm. The Barn Bash features a full BBQ Dinner, live and silent auctions, and music by Monte Mills and The Lucky Horseshoe Band. Contact Shelly Phillips at firstname.lastname@example.org for tickets ($50 per person). The Barn Bash is our major fundraiser and proceeds support the SLOFFA and Ag Department programs and student scholarships. You can help us plan! We are asking for donations of items and/or services for our silent and live auctions. If you or your business would like to make a donation, please contact Sharon Lewis at email@example.com for more information.
- our next Drive-Thru BBQ Fundraiser, originally scheduled on March 12, 2014, has been moved a week later to March 19, 2014.
Calendar of Events
September 25, 2013 – Drive thru BBQ, 4:00 – 6:00, SLO High Ag. Department
(Deadline for tickets, September 18, 2013)
October 7, 2013 – Aggie Backer Meeting, 5:00, SLO High Ag. Department
October 26, 2013 – National Convention BBQ & Raffle, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, Farm Supply, SLO
BBQ – $10.00 per plate/ $45 for family meal
Raffle – Tickets are a $10 donation each to win ½ pig and/or ½ lamb Raffle @ 1:00 pm
November 2013 – Aggie Backer Social, TBA
December 9, 2013 – Aggie Backer Meeting, 6:00, SLO High Ag. Department
December 11, 2013 – Drive thru BBQ, 4:00 – 6:00, SLO High Ag. Department
(Deadline for tickets, December 4, 2013)
January 29, 2014 – Drive thru BBQ, 4:00 – 6:00, SLO High Ag. Department
(Deadline for tickets, January 22, 2014)
February 10, 2014 – Aggie Backer Meeting, 6:00, SLO High Ag. Department
New Time: March 10, 2014 – Aggie Backer Meeting, 5:00-6:00, SLO High Ag. Department
New Date: March 19, 2014 – Drive thru BBQ, 4:00 – 6:00, SLO High Ag. Department
(Deadline for tickets, March 5, 2014)
April 26, 2014 – Barn Bash (see above for more details)
May 12, 2014 – Aggie Backer Meeting, 6:00, SLO High Ag. Department