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Florida House Fundraiser

October 27th, 2009 by flanews

Florida is the only state in the nation that has a house for Floridians in the nations Capital. Florida House hosts thousands of school children each year, and as many as 12 thousand people take advantage of maps, and other information for the nations capitol. Trustee Cindy OConnell says the house is funded completely with private money.

“Florida House is a special retreat for Floridians visiting the Nation’s capital. It provides a place for respite, information and education about Florida’s cultural treasures and our educational future. Florida House is a must see when Floridians go to D.C, said OConnell.

The annual budget for Florida House is about half a million dollars.

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