Chapter News

Thursday, September 28, 2023

October 2023 Chapter News - Florida West Coast Chapter

Florida West Coast

Chapter Coordinator:  Malinda Howard

(727) 638-6072



Mark your calendars and plan to join us for the Florida West Coast Chapter’s 26th Annual Pool Industry Table Top Event on Tuesday, October 17 from 6:00 p.m. to
8:30 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall – Great Room, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater.  We will have an exciting mixture of pool industry displays, food, drinks, and prizes.  Call or e-mail the Chapter office today for registration information.

The Chapter Board met on Tuesday, September 5 at Queen’s Pizza, Clearwater. Thank you to Rick Howard and Rick’s Pool Service for sponsoring the lunch. The next Chapter Board of Directors meeting will be held at noon Tuesday, October 5
at Queen’s Pizza, 1834 N. Belcher Rd., Clearwater. Our Board of Directors meetings are usually scheduled for the first Tuesday of the month. All Chapter members are welcome to attend. We are always interested in hearing your ideas for Chapter meetings and programs.

The FSPA Board of Directors meetings were held Friday and Saturday, September 15 - 16 at the Lido Beach Resort, Sarasota. Thank you to Cathie Alderman, Tim Converse, Alex Fletcher, Rick Howard, and Ray Pearen for attending on behalf of the Chapter.

The Florida West Coast Chapter would like to congratulate its 2023 Margaret M. Brown Fund of the Florida Swimming Pool Association / Florida Swims Foundation scholarship recipients: Oliver DuBois sponsored by SCP/Pool Corp. LLC, Christopher Gray sponsored by Jack's Magic, and Jaden Wildridge sponsored by The Pool Works of Florida. The scholarships awarded from the Margaret M. Brown Scholarship Fund and Florida Swimming Pool Association / Florida Swims Foundation are matched again this year by the Bill Kent Family Foundation. Best wishes to Oliver, Christopher, and Jaden as they are back at school continuing their education!