Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America's purpose is to:
- Provide opportunities for personal development and preparation for adult life
- Strengthen the function of the family as a basic unit of society
- Encourage democracy through cooperative action in the home and community
- Encourage individual and group involvement in helping achieve global cooperation and harmony
- Promote greater understanding between youth and adults
- Provide opportunities for making decisions and for assuming responsibility
- Promote Family and Consumer Sciences and related occupations.