awards logoWe are happy to present the 2019 FRPA Award Winners. These agencies and individuals were presented their award at the 2019 Annual Conference on August 28, 2019 at the Omni Orlando Resort in Championsgate, FL. Congratulations to the 2019 FRPA Award Winners!

Public Relations Award 
Southside Farmers Market
, Tallahassee Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Affairs

Public Relations Award 
Fun Mobile, Cape Coral Parks and Recreation

Special Recognition
Bob Matassa and Josh Long

Agency Excellence Award

Miami Parks and Recreation Department

Agency Excellence Award

Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department

Innovative Programming
Community Building

Fairy Tale Houses
, West Palm Beach Parks and Recreation

Excellence in Sports Award
Mid to Large Market

Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation

Innovative Programming
Health and Environment

Southside Farmers Market, Tallahassee Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Affairs
Innovative Programming Award-Economic Impact and Community Building
North Pole Express, 
Largo Recreation, Parks and Arts

Corporate Support Award
Fort King Heritage Association

Voluntary Service

New Port Richey Youth Advisory Board

Rising Star Award
Rachel Ivey, Delray Beach

Parks Professional
Suzanne Shuffitt

Voluntary Service

Fred and Grace Whitehouse

Parks Professional
Chris Lisenby

Distinguished Service
Ernest Burkeen

Achievement Award
Joan Byrne, Largo

Lifetime Award
Leah Hoffman