Our club has almost 100 members, most from Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco counties. We welcome people of all ages. In addition to travel and hosting visitors,
we have a full calendar of social and cultural activities.
Who Should Join?
This is an organization for those who like to travel and to meet new people and understand other cultures. You need to have a great acceptance of other cultures. You need to have a great acceptance or people of all cultures. You need to be willing to home host, day host, or provide a dinner at your home on occasion when we host exchange visitors. You should be able to use e-mail for club communications and, if you travel on an exchange, you must be able to get around and walk for short distances.
Membership is open to anyone who accepts Friendship Force principles and pays annual membership dues. Our new member dues are $45 for a calendar year with the submission of the Membership Application Form. See link for the Membership Application Form on the right of this page. As a member of our club, you are eligible to participate in all the travel exchanges organized by other clubs and our Friendship Force International office in Atlanta.
Membership Application Form Print this form and mail it as directed with your annual dues.
For more information, contact Betty Oldanie, membership chair 727-392-4698, email
Or Gena Cameron, president elect,
Welcome New Members!
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An annual Friendship Force Renewal fee of $35 is due in the fall of the year. Your renewal must be received by November 30th in order to be included in the annual directory. Make check payable to Friendship Force Florida Suncoast, and mail to our treasurer Theresa Farr-Klinger, 8316 78th Ave. N, Seminole FL 33777.