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The Rey Perales Memorial Scholarship Fund

About the Rey Perales Memorial Scholarship Fund

The National Plasterers Council and the swimming pool industry in southwest Florida experienced shock and dismay, when over the course of a week after being admitted into a hospital, National Board Member Rey Perales passed away. Rey was admitted to the hospital with a case of pneumonia on a Thursday. The next day after numerous tests, he and his family were told that he might also have leukemia. The confirmation came two days later on Monday. He passed away that Friday, August 6, 2007 in the afternoon.

Rey PeralesRey will be missed as a Board Member of the NPC. His smile and positive outlook were always refreshing. Although soft spoken and quiet, when Rey spoke, he commanded attention and people listened. With his keen skill of listening and evaluating the concerns for the organization and industry before speaking, he held the unofficial title of the "conscience" of the organization and the Board. This scholarship was created by the Board of Directors with the intention of keeping the memory and spirit of Rey alive within our hearts and within the NPC.

Congratulations to all our 2019 winners for the 2020-2021 School Year!

 Madalyn Sawatzky         Alpha Landscapes    


 Cameron O'Grady
Taylor Technologies
 Claire Lamsfuss
Pulliam Pool Builders         $2,000
 Vanessa Morley
Fluid Dynamics Pools & Spas         
 Morgan Siegel
 Sofia Barale
Carrara Industrial Services
 Cory Couedelo Jack's Magic $1,000
 Alyssa Grageda
Cal Plastering
 Kylie Vaiasicca Crystal Blue Enterprises $1,000
 Edgar Contreras
Bakersfield Pool Plastering
$   750
 Madelyn Parker
Magulick's Pool Co
$   750
 Daniel Lopez
Burkett's Pool Plastering
$   750

Download the 2020 Scholarship Brochure and Application!

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