o2b Fun, Inc is a 501-c-3 Florida not for profit, female owned education foundation. Incorporated and Approved by State, Federal and IRS Laws in 2014.
At o2b Fun, Inc. we EDUCATE+EQUIP+EMPOWER the Tampa Bay Area students by providing 8th grade Middle School students with a complimentary Educational Summer Camp Experience. We also provide College Bound students with a one time Cash Scholarship to a Florida College of their choice. As many of you know, I have been doing events, fund-raising, acquiring sponsors, training volunteers, and promoting all aspects of Fundraising and Event Execution for many organizations since 1986.
o2b Fun, Inc. has been organized to: Promote the advancement of Education by creating and performing fundraising activities and also by providing funds for assisting students based upon need and/or merit. We connect students with educational scholarships to help ensure them with a brighter future.
Our goal and motto is to educate, equip and empower people on all educational levels without thought to: age, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, nationality/race, handicap, creed, color, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, disability or faith/belief.
We are fortunate to have the support of NFL Hall of Fame Coach Tony Dungy and Former Buccaneers player, Ryan Nece as one of their “educational Charities of Choice.”
DONATIONS benefit Florida Students with Educational Cash Scholarships. We accept anything from $5 up but just so you know here are specifics;
A) Student from 4-10th Graders scholarship to a Florida Educational Summer Camp Experience. These grants range from $200 to $1500.
B) School Grants given out at the beginning of school year to Greater Tampa Bay Area Schools with needs. These grants range from $300 to $1500.
C) To provide a College Bound student a once in their lifetime a College Grant to a Florida college of their choice. These grants range from $1,000. to $9,000.
NOTE all our scholarships are given require that the student must attend a Florida College/PTEC/University/etc.
We gladly accept gently used computers; iPads, and all types of mobile phones which should be factory reset.
Funds will be awarded to students on all levels of education by o2b Fun Inc, by June 5, annually. For more detailed information, check out our Student Info page! Without YOUR support, we might not be able to continue providing these scholarships for the students, so we sincerely hope you help us so we can help Florida Kiddos.
THANK YOU TO OUR CORPORATE DONOR’S:
TWO -2- ANONYMOUS DONORS
Caspers Company http://www.casperscompany.com/Home.aspx
FlameStone American Grill Oldsmar http://flamestonegrill.com/
TECO Energy, Inc. http://www.tecoenergy.com/
MEET OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Cristina Ashley, Secretary of the Board, has a broad background in healthcare and is a certified person trainer, currently working with Physical Therapists in injury rehabilitation and loves to incorporate techniques such as circuit training, plyometric, improving flexibility, joint stability, along with proper nutrition needed for long term fitness goals. Cristina believes in aligning the mind, body and spirit to achieve over all fitness needs. Her mission is to motivate and encourage individuals towards a more positive healthy active lifestyle by raising awareness on the importance of physical fitness.
Cristina is certified with National Federation of Person Trainers and has worked for Outpatient Physical and Occupational Therapy Clinics for over 20 years. She volunteers for MS including completing in the 100 mile MS Citrus Bike Tour Fundraiser. Native to Florida with passion for the outdoors, she is a mother of two wonderful daughters and one granddaughter. Cristina attends Calvary Baptist Church.
Frona Elkes is a nationally certified American Sign Language Interpreter. She has a Masters Degree in Deaf Education with an emphasis in second language acquisition. She was an instructor at St. Petersburg College in the Interpreter Training Program and is currently working for Hillsborough County Schools. She also works with Sorenson Communications Inc. providing video relay interpreting services and was one of the original team that established the first in-patient Deaf psychiatric program in Florida. Frona was one of the original team members that established the first-in-patient psychiatric program for the Deaf in Florida.
Terri Kilgore, a native of Defiance, Ohio, has lived in the Tampa Bay area since 1982. Terri has worked for the past 32 years as a Registered Nurse (RN), with the majority of the time in the operating room. She has been employed at Morton Plant Hospital for 25 years, serving as a Clinician II and specializing in open heart surgery for over 15 years.
Terri has been a member of the American Operating Room Nurses Association (AORN) most of her career. As a Certified Nurse of the Operating Room (CNOR) since 1990, Terri enjoys the opportunity to train scrub-technicians and RN’s to perform the various roles required within the operating room.
Terri has two children, Gretchen and Garrett. She attends Countryside Christian Center and Calvary Baptist Church in Clearwater, where she regularly volunteer for various activities. Terri has attended Countryside since 2005, where she was blessed to meet Brenda, who has been a consistent godly example of a true friend.
Vivian Brinson Stowell, Board of Directors Member, is retired from the USPS after 30 years as a city carrier in St. Petersburg, FL. While there, she served on an Affirmative Action committee and worked in an industrial film about mentoring new career employees. She currently works part time in senior care giving.
Vivian has her real estate sales license (’86) and dabbles in it occasionally. She volunteers at her church (First Baptist of Indian Rocks) and at Northside Christian School, where her son graduated in 2008. She loves sports, spends time at the gym and enjoys social dancing (West Coast Swing).
Vivian lives in Pinellas County. Her son (Tyler) and daughter-in-law (Allison) live in Edison, NJ and are expecting their first child in February.
Welcome our Newest Board of Director, Donald Moore who is an Author, Entrepreneur and Photographer in training. Donald is a “boomer” who has lead a full and interesting life! He has been a telephone man, printing press operator, carnival worker, construction worker, flight instructor, truck driving instructor, and photographer. He has sold everything from vacuum to flowers to water softeners and most recently a published author. Donald states he is proud to be a Safety Harbor resident with his Beautiful Partner Cathy. Since being introduced to O2B Fun, Inc. he began volunteering for the past four -4- hears in our events and is now a great asset to our board of directors and as Donald puts it … “the token male on the board who enjoys long walks on the beach at sunset and Pina Colada’s” Welcome Donald and keep that sense of Humor as we always say … Keep it REAL … REAL FUN and Donald will!
Acknowledgements: “I have had the privilege to work with Brenda for many years through one of my charities of choice and am happy to support her not for profit organization where I know Brenda will show her servant heart in helping underprivileged students,” Tony Dungy 5-19-2014
“It is with pleasure that I support o2b Fun, Inc as Brenda has always supported The Ryan Nece Foundation in both donations and attendance.” Ryan Nece 5-22-2014
Brenda Robinson Geanakos, Executive Director and Founder of o2b Fun, Inc., has more than 20 years of progressively responsible experience in directing a variety of fundraising events, including all logistics, all sponsorship and training of volunteers. Brenda has worked with four not for profit companies from creation of events to successful profit during tough economic times, and provided growth in attendance at the events. Brenda served from 1986-1995 as Vice President of Special Events with March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, then onto Upper Tampa Bay Regional Chamber; and onto Clearwater Regional Chamber. Most recently for four (4) years as Director of Partner Development Assistant with All Pro Dad.
Brenda brings with her over 20 years of experience in the events, meeting and conferences sector for Fortune 500 companies and the non-profit sector. Brenda’s career spans the gamut from multi-day conferences in Washington DC, New York, Reston,VA, Florida and West Virginia to incentive trip to Hong Kong for 150 winners.
Brenda has handled the complete logistical, planning and budgetary management of her events, from start through to completion along with post-event analysis. She managed hotel/vendor negotiations, acquiring sponsorship; acquiring in-kind; catering, audio-visual, housing, floor plans, entertainment, transportation, coordination of trade show and exhibits, on and off site events for groups ranging from a Fifty to over 1,000 attendees. From weekend long Events/Festivals to Single Events to Ribbon Cuttings to After Hour Mixers to Weddings and recreating events or starting new events for all interested.
Brenda’s approach to planning has always been to incorporate her supplier’s desires, along with providing the “extra mile service,” to all sponsors, vendors, attendees and suppliers to make her events the best. Brenda gained her certificate in event management from Rosen School of Hospitality/UCF and is a member of Tampa Bay MPI chapter.
Brenda attended Marshall University in the field of Public Relations and is married to John Geanakos has a son Nathaniel along with her beautiful daughter (in-law) Catie. Brenda is proud to be a member of Countryside Christian Center in Clearwater, Florida and makes her home in the Tampa Bay area where all she wants to do is to make life FUN and help others!
DISCLAIMER: Ever seen one of those plate-spinning circus acts? Hence this message and what follows is designed only to be transparently honest!
Let me paint the picture for you. I work from home; I have no secretary or any other help at all. It’s just me. I maintain two -2- websites, one -1- blog, six -6- social media sites, and I do all of the solicitation/creative/marketing/requests/mailings/calls/follow up calls/letters/pickups/meetings/school contacts/school follow ups/referrals/leads and everything required to keep this business going while making our events as awesome as I can.
I do not take out any Salary, No utilities, Not any car wear tear, No gasoline expenses, I Only reimburse myself for event expenses, I print in black-and-white, I hand deliver mail to people if I can otherwise I mail so we can give ALL of the Funds Raised to Your Tampa Bay Area Kiddos!! This is Why I can Honestly say 100% of Funds Raised goes to Your Kiddos! The REAL HEROS come to us in the form of: Donors, Sponsors, Contributors, Attendees an Gifts that YOU give to make Scholarships possible.
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Brenda Robinson Geanakos,
o2b Fun Inc
Post Office Box 2533 ~ Oldsmar, FL 34677
Brenda Robinson Geanakos,
o2b Fun Inc (501-c-3 education foundation)
Post Office Box 2533 ~ Oldsmar, FL 34677
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