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FPU’s Aleida Socarras “Wows” At Women Of Worth Awards

FPU’s Aleida Socarras “Wows” At Women Of Worth Awards

March 20, 2014—Aleida Socarras, FPU’s Director of Marketing & Sales, took home the Corporate Stiletto Award at the Central Palm Beach County Community Foundation WOW (Women of Worth) Stiletto Awards. The annual event honors outstanding women who have achieved professional excellence, serve their community, and have strengthened and enriched the quality of life in Central […]

FPU Tees Off “Fore” High School Band Members

March 15, 2014— FPU volunteered as “Tee Sponsor” at the South Folk High School Band Golf Classic. The tournament took place in Stuart, and benefits went to the South Folk High School Band.

FPU Sponsors Charity Basketball Game

February 28, 2014—FPU provided sponsorship for the ‘Harlem Ambassadors VS Nassau Nets Basketball Charity Event’ that was held on Friday, February 28th. In addition to supporting the local basketball team, various sponsors and other attendees helped the Fernandina Beach Rotary Club raise money for various community initiatives, including the Rotary Club of Fernandina Beach Scholarship […]

FPU Joins Fight Against Childhood Cancer At 9th Annual Star Ball

FPU Joins Fight Against Childhood Cancer At 9th Annual Star Ball

February 20, 2014—FPU lent its support to the 9th Annual Star Ball, which was thrown to benefit children who are battling cancer and other life-altering conditions. Hosted by Little Smiles of Florida, the Hollywood-themed fundraiser took place on Sunday, February 15th at the Harriet Himmel Theater in West Palm Beach.

FPU To Co-Sponsor This Year’s Battle Of Okeechobee Reenactment

Okeechobee, FL (February 11, 2014)—FPU is pleased to announce that it will join Florida State Park Service, Williamson Cattle Company and the various other organizations set to co-sponsor the 2014 Battle Of Okeechobee Reenactment. Marking the Second Seminole War Battle Reenactment, the upcoming three-day event will take place Friday, February 21 through Sunday, February 23 […]

FPU Takes Part In “Easter Seals Get Down To Business Lunch”

FPU Takes Part In “Easter Seals Get Down To Business Lunch”

January 27, 2014—On Tuesday, January 21st, representatives of FPU were among the more than 400 members of the business community that came together to benefit children with disabilities and special needs. The networking and charity event took place at Igoe-Amar Child Development Center in West Palm Beach, and featured a presentation by Tim Sanders, author of […]

FPU Proudly Sponsors Entertainment At This Year’s Heritage Festival

FPU Proudly Sponsors Entertainment At This Year’s Heritage Festival

Fort Meade, FL (January 20, 2014)—FPU has signed on to be the Entertainment Sponsor at the upcoming Battle of Bowlegs Creek Heritage Festival. Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Battle, 2014’s three-day event will take place Friday, January 31 through Sunday, February 2 at the Fort Meade Outdoor Recreation Area on U.S. 98. As in […]

FPU Plays Chauffeur-For-A-Day To Builders

FPU recently celebrated this year’s ‘New Southern Home’ by providing a July 11th champagne bus tour to the destination.   Currently in the hands of builder Nathan Cross of NWC Construction, the 32,000-square foot, less than $700,00 home was the centerpiece of the 2013 Southeast Building Conference taking place at the Orange County Convention Center […]

FPU Helps Make July 4th Fireworks Possible

July 23, 2013—After an unpopular ten-year hiatus, FPU’s co-sponsorship helped bring July 4th fireworks back to Okeechobee County. Hosted by the Fraternal Order of Police, the celebration took place at the Okee-Tantie Park on State Road 78. As the keynote presenting sponsor, FPU contributed to the theme of ‘Safety’ by promoting the statewide ‘811: Call […]

FPU ‘Rocks’ March Of Dimes Event

FPU ‘Rocks’ March Of Dimes Event

June 14, 2013—FPU was among the many local companies that supported the 2013 March of Dimes event, which took place April 7 at City Place in West Palm Beach. Beyond showing strength in numbers via a large turnout of walkers, the FPU team also grabbed attention and raised awareness with the slogan “Healthy Babies Rock”, […]