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FAPA Foundation Helmet Heroes Event
FAPA FOUNDATION announces their Annual BIKE HELMET HEROES event in St. Petersburg, Gainesville, and Miami during October 11-12th, 2013.

Free Helmets will be given to participants after receiving Bicycle Safety Education in the attempt to Reduce Traumatic Brain Injuries.

For more information, contact Carolripple110@hotmail.com. Jenniferposner2@yahoo.com, chrtinafclark@gmail.com respectively for each location.


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MISSION

Impacting. Informing. Advancing. is the main goal for FAPAF. We are the charitable partner of FAPA with the goal of enhancing delivery of quality healthcare of Floridians through community service. We support charitable, scientific, literary and educational programs and provide resources, tools and connections to help FAPA student members flourish in their medical educational programs by providing financial scholarships and grants.
 
FAPAF Highlights:

  • Active Foundation formed in 1998.
  • Board of Trustees representation from a wide range of industry healthcare sectors.
  • Philanthropic giving and community involvement is the foundationís united and ongoing effort.
  • Core Activity: Rewarding outstanding students through scholarship recognitions.

FAPAF is a Nonprofit 501(c)(3) Organization making your donations TAX deductible! Tax ID #: 59-3526721

THE FAPA FOUNDATION IS REGISTERED WITH THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE & CONSUMER SERVICES UNDER REGISTRATION # CH33831. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE 800-435-7352 WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.

WHAT WE DO

Scholarships: A core activity of the FAPAF is to provide assistance to FAPA student members in Florida PA programs with the financial burden of medical education. Financing PA education is always a challenge. The number of scholarships provided each year is based on available funds. Florida PA students in their second year of training are encouraged to apply for the Scholarship program.

Foundation Scholarship Recipients:

  • 2013 Joint FAPAF/FAFP Scholarship
    • Casie J. Parker
  • 2013 Ron Pace Memorial Scholarship
    • Valerie Fiordilino
  • 2012
    • Andrea Steeves
  • 2011
    • No scholarship awarded
  • 2010
    • No scholarship awarded
  • 2009
    • Ashley Blake
    • Rachel Printy
    • Joshua Branham
  • 2008
    • Nicole Abong
    • Ann McManus
    • Malerie Metz
    • Lissette Novar
    • Sabrina Scone
  • 2007
    • Summer Bardia
    • Kristin Rygg
    • Victor Quinones
    • Isaac Hauk
    • Lindsey Blankenship

Florida PA students in their second year of training are encouraged to apply for the Scholarship program.
FAPA Foundation and the Florida Academy of Family Physicians have partnered in a joint primary care scholarship
FAPAF 2014 Scholarship Application (PDF)
FAPAF/FAFP 2014 Scholarship Application (PDF)
FAPAF Community Based Projects Grant Application (PDF)

Community Health Campaigns:
Our commitment to the community is focused and impactful...
Initiatives to support community health are also an integral part of the FAPAF mission to improve the health status of all Floridians.
 
Community Health Campaigns FAPAF has supported:

  • FAPA Bike Helmet Campaign
  • PA Comfort in Combat Fund
  • Katrina Relief Fund
  • AAPA Host City Prevention Campaign
  • The Volunteers in Medicine Clinic
  • Connor’s Nursery
  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Guadalupe Social Services

GRANT APPLICATION

If you are interested in applying for a grant from the Foundation through our Community Based Projects Program (CBPP) you may download the Grant Application Packet from the link below and submit to the Foundation Board of Trustees for consideration. The packet contains information on grant qualifications, application forms and instructions.

Community Based Projects Program Grant Application Packet (PDF)

Connect with US! By Contributing your time and money!

The Florida Academy of Physician Assistants represents the best of our minds and clinical skills. The Academy’s foundation wants to represent the best of our hearts and souls. We hope that practicing PAs and potential donors will “give back” to our profession and our communities by sponsoring students and all of the Foundation’s philanthropic activities. In health care, we give to others.
 
Board of Trustees Application Form (PDF)
Position Description and Commitment to Serve (PDF)
FAPA Foundation Committee Application (PDF)

DONATION OPPORTUNITIES

We make donating simple by giving you donation payment options and by having you decide which program you want to direct your giving to. Donors may restrict gifts to specific purposes or may make unrestricted contributions for the highest priority needs of the Foundation. Donors may select from a number of methods of making tax-deductible contributions.

  • CASH, CONTRIBUTIONS, & PLEDGES
     
    Checks should be made payable to the FAPA Foundation and sent to:
    FAPAF
    222 S Westmonte Dr, Ste 101
    Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
     
  • Online Credit Card
    Easy Installment Payments: ($25 monthly, $75 quarterly or $300 single donation)
     
  • Corporate Gifts: Products & Services Donations: for fundraiser drawings & raffles

FAPAF is a Nonprofit 501(c)(3) Organization - Donations are Tax deductible!

SOCIETY OF FRIENDS
Easy Installment Payments ($25 monthly, $75 quarterly or $300 single donation)

Established since 2005 the FAPA Foundation Society of Friends provides a sound financial basis on a long-term basis. This program allows individuals to make a monthly, quarterly, or yearly donation to the Foundation for a year or more. For more information see the link below.

Foundation Society of Friends

HOW YOU CAN MAKE A DONATION

Credit cards are also accepted, and a tax deductible donation may be made thru the website at by clicking on the link below.
 
FAPA Foundation Donation Online (Secure)
 
FAPA FoundationDonation Form (PDF)
 
Contribution plans over a period of years are welcome and encouraged, especially for the creation of named endowed funds.

STOCKS AND PLANNED GIFTS

Gifts of stocks and other securities are welcome. Gifts through estate plans of individuals are welcome and encouraged. Planned gifts include gifts through your will, charitable gift annuities, charitable trusts, pooled income funds, and gifts of life insurance. For more information about all of these opportunities, please contact Executive Director Tina Kautter at 407.774.7880.

"Sponsor a Student Program" - $100

If you are a PA and just donít have time to become actively involved with your FAPA association and wonder how you can help support FAPAFís core activity: Scholarships Awards. Then consider contributing towards a PA Student Grant Now!
 

FAPA Foundation Donation Online
 
PA Sponsor a Student Announcement (PDF)

Partnerships / Sponsorships

Philanthropic opportunities lead us to forming new partnerships...Become our Sponsor Partner Now !

SPONSORSHIP LEVELS:

  • GOLD Sponsor:
    • 1 Full Student Scholarship
    • (12 Promo Recognitions)
    • $ 2,500 Sponsor Investment
  • SILVER Sponsor:
    • Donation Partners
    • (8 Promo Recognitions)
    • $1,500 Sponsor Investment
  • PLATINUM Sponsor:
    • Donation Partners
    • (4 Promo Recognitions)
    • $500 Sponsor Investment

FAPA Foundation Board of Trustees
 
Chairman of the Board: Carol Ripple, MCMSc, PA-C
Treasurer: Katie Callaway, PA-C
Trustee: Dr. Mort Diamond, MD
Trustee: Ron H. Ripple, MS, PA-C
Student Society Representative: Christina Clark, PA-S
Marketing Director: Nancy Noriega, BSBA, MBA
FAPA President: Dave Kotun, PA-C, DFAAPA, EdD (Ex-Officio)
FAPA Immediate Past-President: Ricardo E. Morales, PA-C
FAPA President-Elect: Nelson Guzman, MMS, PA-C


 

MEETING MINUTES

FAPA Foundation Board of Trustees Minutes - August 9, 2013 (PDF)
FAPA Foundation Board of Trustees Minutes - March 1, 2013 (PDF)
FAPA Foundation Board of Trustees Minutes - February 4, 2013 (PDF)
FAPA Foundation Board of Trustees Minutes - February 11, 2012 (PDF)
FAPA Foundation Board of Trustees Minutes - February 29, 2012 (PDF)
FAPA Foundation Board of Trustees Minutes - August 2, 2012 (PDF)
FAPA Foundation Board of Trustees Conference Call Notes - November 1, 2012 (PDF)

 
 

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