Awards

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
Health

Miami Parks and Recreation Department


Agency Excellence Award
Environment

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
Group

New Port Richey Youth Advisory Board


Rising Star Award
Rachel Ivey, Delray Beach



Parks Professional
Suzanne Shuffitt


Voluntary Service
Individual

Fred and Grace Whitehouse

Parks Professional
Chris Lisenby


Distinguished Service
Ernest Burkeen


Achievement Award
Joan Byrne, Largo


Lifetime Award
Leah Hoffman