Professional Floral Communicators – International (PFCI) established "Bucks for Bobbi," an AFE memorial tribute, honoring celebrated floral designer and mentor Bobbi Ecker-Blatchford, AAF, AIFD, PFCI. She passed away on Feb. 3, 2017 at the age of 85.
Created with a $1,000 contribution from PFCI members, the Bobbi Ecker-Blatchford Memorial Tribute — affectionately called "Bucks for Bobbi" — honors her life and contributions to the floral industry.
"Bobbi was an inspiration and left an impact on everyone she met. We miss her dearly and cherish our memories of time spent with her," said PFCI Board of Trustees Chairman D Damon Samuel, AAF, AIFD, NAFD, NMF, PFCI, of the Bill Doran Company in Omaha, Neb.
To read the rest of the story, please go to: American Floral Endowment