May 2024

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Upcoming Events

SFBA Chapter Celebration

June 15 | Michael's at shoreline | Mountain View | 5:30pm-9:30pm

Start the Father's Day weekend early, bring the whole family and have fun celebrating our chapter's rich history. After all, this is where CLCA started!

Come ready to celebrate and support LEAF, CLCA's scholarship foundation! We will also have an opportunity to support Chapter sponsored LEAF Scholarship Funds and establish new named funds. Ever thought of establishing your own company or family fund? Is there special people in your life you'd like to honor with a donation in their name? Now would be the perfect time to make this happen. You are encouraged to make a donation by mailing a check or bringing your donation to the event.

Mail donations to:
California Landscape Contractors Association
ATTN: LEAF Scholarships
1491 River Park Drive, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95815

If you have any questions or need additional information please contact Mary Cohen, 408.981.2955 or email marycohen@aol.com

Delicious buffet dinner
Adults $50 
Children 4-12 $20 
Children under 4 FREE

Register Here!

Chapter Sponsored LEAF Funds as of January 31st, 2024

Hans Biland Memorial Fund $12,195.88
Barry Cohen Honorarium Fund $9,915.08
Candy Fiske Honorarium Fund $7,125.12
Herbert Frank Memorial Fund $16,481.83
John Gachina Memorial Fund $14,335.00
Bill Hayes Memorial Fund $13,520.62
Klaus Hertzer Memorial Fund $11,544.49
Ken Jenner Memorial Fund $12,201.99
George Kunimoto Memorial Fund $12,770.00
John and Mary Lyngso Fund $15,832.15
Edron Schneider Memorial Fund $11,574.81
Paul Shogren Memorial Fund $16,963.56
Joe and Sally Tanouye Memorial Fund $5,250.82
Mas Tsuda Memorial Fund $7,018.98
Steve Whitehill Memorial Fund $7,433.50
SFBA Chapter Fund $10,539.25

Click here to read Sponsor Fund Bios
Horizon

Celebrate the SFBA Chapter: History & Family

CELEBRATE THE HISTORY AND FAMILY THAT IS THE SFBA CHAPTER

Presidents

June 15th
Michael’s at Shoreline
Mountain View

Families are encouraged to come and celebrate Father’s Day early while celebrating the history and family we have been for 77 years!

The Chapter has established many LEAF (Landscape Educational Advancement Foundation) named scholarships honoring our foreparents and we will continue our support by holding a LEAF fundraiser. READ THE BIOS of individuals who have named funds in LEAF that we established or are supported by the SFBA and CLICK HERE for the current balances. If you’d like to support one or more of these special people or the Chapter in general, you are encouraged to make a donation by mailing a check or bringing your donation to the event.

Mail donations to:
California Landscape Contractors Association
ATTN: LEAF Scholarships
1491 River Park Drive, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95815

Green Waste

Scholarships Make a Difference

Partner Spotlight

The Month’s Partner Spotlight is CLCA Insurance Solutions

At CLCA Insurance Solutions, the members of California Landscape Contractors Association can find a total insurance solution. CLCA’s ONLY endorsed program provides members competitive insurance placement while providing support beyond the quoting and binding experience. Our extensive knowledge of insurance, expertise in risk management, dedicated and personal service enables us to be effective in addressing clients’ needs and develop appropriate solutions to fill those needs.
 
Contact CLCA Insurance Solutions today!

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CLCA Member Benefit

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2024 Board of Directors

Chairperson of the Board – Juan Carlos Esparza
President – Barry & Mary Cohen
Vice President – Beth Valdez
Treasurer – Scooter Wren
Secretary – Jackie Marsey
Associate Liaison – Marin Villalpando

Auxiliary President – Lesley Peters
Auxiliary Vice President – Girvin Peters
Auxiliary Treasurer – Rick Camin
Auxiliary Secretary – Vicky Parrott