From age 6 to 16, I spent a few weeks of my summer each year at camp. It was a marvelous time. As soon as the weather would warm up in the spring, I’d begin to anticipate being with my “camp friends” again.
It was a Florida summer, just after my second year of college, that I developed an understanding of “Total Compensation.” I didn’t know it at the time. I only knew I had landed the coolest job in the world!
HRMA of Southwest Florida received the Pinnacle Award for their work raising funds for the TARGET Program. TARGET means “Tutoring and Removing Gaps in Education for Tomorrow” and raises money to provide tutoring for homeless children so they are better able to graduate high school. The Board voted unanimously to donate their winnings of $1,000 to the program.
Southeastern Student SHRM Student Games and Conference was held in Washingtion DC March 8-9, 2013. HR Florida was well represented with two teams attending the competition.