FMPA Weekly | Dec. 19, 2011 | Member Edition

FMPA Weekly


A weekly e-newsletter for FMPA members


Dec. 19, 2011





FMPA Yearly Giving

FMPA employees delivered several car-loads of gifts last Thursday to Children’s Home Society (CHS) to grant the holiday wishes of 75 children. Employees donated toys, bikes, clothes, electronics and more as part of its annual holiday gift drive. This is the 13th consecutive year FMPA has partnered with CHS. The holiday season is not the only time FMPA’s employees support charitable organizations. This year, employees raised more than $16,300 for three local charities, including Heart of Florida United Way, The Russell Home for Atypical Children, and CHS. FMPA employees’ also collected non-perishable food items to support the Russell Home year-round and to provide holiday meals for a family in need. FMPA also participated in United Way’s 2011 Days of Caring, providing landscaping and maintenance assistance to Help Now of Osceola, a center for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Photos of FMPA’s yearly giving activities are posted on the Member Portal.


Audit and Risk Oversight Committee
FMPA’s Audit and Risk Oversight Committee met last Friday via conference call to conduct an exit interview with FMPA’s exteal auditor, Purvis Gray & Company. The Committee discussed the fiscal 2011 financial audit, Management Letter comments and management’s responses. Contact: Rich Popp





Happy Holidays
FMPA’s offices will be closed Monday, Dec. 26 in observance of the Christmas holiday. Best wishes to all for a safe and happy holiday.


All-Requirements Project Weekly Load Statistics

The weekly update of the All-Requirements Project historical load graph has been posted on the Member Portal. The graph is updated through Dec. 18. Contact: Jim Atz





FMPA to Visit ECG

Electric Cities of Georgia (ECG) is hosting a meeting for FMPA members Jan. 17 and Jan. 18 in Atlanta to lea more about ECG and meet the people providing services through FMPA’s Alliance membership. The program begins Jan. 17 at 1 p.m. and runs through Jan. 18 at noon. During that time, ECG will make presentations on engineering services, pricing and sales support services, aggregated services, meter maintenance program, training programs and more. The program also will include a tour of />
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