News & Notables

PFP Fund Raiser Scheduled

PFP Everyday Heroes

Celebrating Evert “Bud” and Eileen Leeson (left) as our PFP Foster Parents, during the celebration for foster families. They are enjoying the outside deck with their first adopted medical foster son, Dennis.

Donation from the Heart

Kiersta has a generous heart. She is an Early Steps graduate who is paying it forward so other children can benefit from her donation of a play kitchen! 

Positive Family Partners Receives $20,000

Positive Family Partners was presented with a $20,000 check (1/4/18) by Melissa Burman (center), Tampa Bay Lightning hero (12/29/17, below). Diane Koch, Executive Director (right), and Pat Grosz, Director of Operations (left) were excited to receive this special gift.

PFP Board Treasurer Melissa Burman Honored by Lightning

The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Melissa Burman as the 19th Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of the Dec. 28, 2017 game versus the Montreal Canadiens. Burman, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the funds to A Brighter Community. Read more here.

Holiday Joy!

  • PFP team "elves" wrap gifts donated by our very generous Board and their families
  • Big books make awesome gifts for PFP little ones!
  • Still wrapping ...
  • PFP's talented puppeteer and Board member, Maria LeVinus
  • Chamain Moss Torres and the Torres family prepare joy for one of Positive Family Partners’ little ones.
  • PFP is so appreciative of Melissa Burman, Board Treasurer and Toy Drive Chairperson. She was awesome in getting toys for children and needed items for families.
  • To show our appreciation to Melissa Burman, Board Chairman and Toy Drive Chairperson, the staff surprised her with a beautiful peace lily and a gift card. Thank you, Melissa!
  • Gifts wrapped and ready to go ...
  • ... And out for delivery!
  • Santa was so good!
  • Look what Santa brought!