Category Archives: National Events

PHIP Tradewind Times is now on the website.

 

Good afternoon Parrot Heads,
The latest edition of the PHIP Tradewind Times is now on the website.  You can go to this link:
https://busites_www.s3.us-east-1.amazonaws.com/phipcom/docs/TWT-01-2022.pdf  to view it.  Or you can always go to the PHIP website, https://www.phip.com/ and click on the Chapters section and scroll down and select the Tradewind Times.

In this issue:  We get a look at what the Tech committee has planned for the new website.  Congratulations are given to Chicago PHC for winning the Golden Coconut award.  After enjoying Jimmy Buffett’s appearance on Blue Bloods, we detail his other appearances on the screen, big or small, acting roles and cameos.  Finally we see how some Parrot Head clubs celebrated the holidays.
Stephen Woods
Communications Director
Galveston Bay Parrot Head Club
Editor, Tradewind TimesPrattling Parrot

PHIP SCHOLARSHIP RAFFLE OPPORTUNITY

 

With Meeting Of The Minds getting ready to start up we are offering the opportunity for those that could not make the trip this year the opportunity to be a part of the scholarship raffle and have a chance at this great prize offered by one of our sponsors, Karisma Hotels and Resorts.  Tickets are 5 for $20 and you can send your payments for the tickets to phipscholarshipraffle@yahoo.com  Tickets will be filled out for you and put in the raffle tub. You have until 2:00 pm on Saturday as the raffle will happen around 3PM at MOTM.  
You will have the chance to win this great prize: 
A 4-night stay for 2 adults to Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana (Dominican Republic)
The Margaritaville Island Reserve Inclusive vacation includes in a lead-in category, all meals, beverages (alcoholic and non), non-motorized water sports, entertainment, taxes, gratuities and more!  Airfare and transfers to/from the local airport are not included. Terms: Prize trip is based on room and space availability, subject to black-out dates and limited to complimentary room allotment. Prize trip has no cash value, is non-transferrable and cannot be extended past the expiration date. Certificate is valid for one year from the event date, with travel to be completed by November 30, 2022.  Credit will not be given on any unused portions of the prize trip. Excludes any government and environmental fees – $30 per person/per night, payable at the resort.
You can check out this great resort and the other that they have to offer us parrot heads at
Contact Jay French of Ultimate Vacations at 913-248-0108 ext 3 if you want to book your trip to this or the other property that they have.
Good luck everyone and thank you in advance for your support to help us raise $10,000 and continue to give the scholarship away to our parrot heads or their children.
 
David Cohen

Secretary, Parrot Heads in Paradise, Inc.

2012 – 2021 Scholarship Chair
2013 – 2021 Scholarship Raffle Chair
2017- 2021 Mini Mart Chair

The latest edition of the PHIP Newsletter is now online!!!

Good morning Parrot Heads,

The latest edition of the PHIP Tradewind Times is now on the website.  You can go to this link:

https://busites_www.s3.amazonaws.com/phipcom/docs/July%202021rev-5.pdf  to view it.  Or you can always go to the PHIP website, https://www.phip.com/ and click on the Chapters section and scroll down and select the Tradewind Times.

In this issue:  Rob Hill presents the full musical schedule for Meeting of the Minds, a Texan laments the lack of Buffett concerts in his home state this year and ponders what if Buffett had moved to Texas in the 1970s. (It isn’t as far fetched as you think), we have everything you need to know about the three upcoming club contests, and we provide links to a dozen upcoming club events.

PHIP, INC and SOCIAL MEDIA

 

 

Good Morning and happy Wednesday!

Just a quick reminder that we are getting a LOT of social media up and running to include twitter, instagram,and a YouTube Channel!
If you are already on Facebook or plan to join in the phun….look for our FB pages!  We actually have 4. But they have different purposes and this helps to keep any page from getting bogged down or information lost in the shuffle!   Enjoy!
PHIP, Inc.:  This page is for all things from your Board and about the happenings in our PH community.
PHIP’S Meeting of the Minds:  This one is of course for all things Meeting of the Minds!
Parrot Heads in Paradise Squawk Box:  This page is for parrothead phun and chatter, sharing phun stuff, pictures, trivia, questions, and more….just to be social
 
PHiP Parrothead Club Events and Trop Rock shows: this one is to promote and provide information about your club events, activities, musical performances, live shows, virtual shows, etc.

 

Fins Up!

Billy Brehm

President, PHiP, Inc.
President,Chicago Parrothead Club

PHiP Bob Heffelfinger Memorial Scholarship Closing March 31st

The PHiP Bob Heffelfinger Memorial Scholarship Essay Contest for 2021 is NOW OPEN!  The deadline is coming close as March 31st ends the chance to apply.

Summary of the PHiP Scholarship:

The PHiP Scholarship is for current Parrot Head Club Members of an officially Chartered Chapter or their children of Parrot Head Club Members, for post secondary education.

This program was established in 2008. Three scholarships will be awarded in 2021. The funds may be used for tuition, books or living expenses, at an accredited brick and mortar four-year university or college of the student’s choice. The award will be paid to the winners school account, when a student account is established.

PHiP awards 3 awards in the amounts of:

First Place: $5,000
Second Place: $3,000
Third Place: $2,000

Eligibility: Parrot Head Club Members and members children (Sorry nieces, nephews or other extended family members beyond those mentioned are not considered eligible)

The Scholarship instructions and application can be found on the PHiP Website at:
http://www.phip.com/club-scholarship

It is VERY important the applicant follow ALL of the rules and instructions. Only typed, electronic submissions will be accepted. Incomplete applications will not be considered eligible.

Make no references to your identity, your local parrot head club or your location in your essay entry OR your question and statement responses.

All applications must be signed at the appropriate place. We accept electronic signatures.

To Apply: Complete the Parrot Head Scholarship Application found on the PHiP website at www.phip.com. Please email your completed application and essay to:

David Cohen
PHiP Secretary
PHiPscholarship@gmail.com

DEADLINE FOR APPLICANTS is MARCH 31st, 2021, for enrollment for fall term (summer terms not applicable). Students may apply yearly; the awards will be given annually, based on a new application process.

Good Luck to all applicants!

David Cohen,

Secretary, Parrot Heads in Paradise, Inc.

2012 – 2021 Scholarship Chair

2013 – 2021 Scholarship Raffle Chair

2017- 2021 Mini Mart Chair

 

Newly Appointed PHIP President

 

Happy Presidents Day Club Leaders,

We would like to thank all who voted in the PHiP Special Election for President.

112 clubs voted in this election.

The newly elected President of PHiP is Bill Brehm.

This is how the ballots were cast:

Bill Brehm                     69 votes

David Cohen                 43 votes

Many thanks to the candidates for running and everyone who voted.

The PHiP Bob Heffelfinger Memorial Scholarship Now Open

We are proud to announce that the PHiP Bob Heffelfinger Memorial Scholarship Essay Contest for 2021 is NOW OPEN!!!!!!

Summary of the PHiP Scholarship:

The PHiP Scholarship is for current Parrot Head Club Members of an officially Chartered Chapter or their children of Parrot Head Club Members, for post secondary education.

This program was established in 2008. Three scholarships will be awarded in 2021. The funds may be used for tuition, books or living expenses, at an accredited brick and mortar four-year university or college of the student’s choice. The award will be paid to the winners school account, when a student account is established.

PHiP awards 3 awards in the amounts of:

First Place: $5,000
Second Place: $3,000
Third Place: $2,000

Eligibility: Parrot Head Club Members and members children (Sorry nieces, nephews or other extended family members beyond those mentioned are not considered eligible)

The Scholarship instructions and application can be found on the PHiP Website at:
http://www.phip.com/club-scholarship

It is VERY important the applicant follow ALL of the rules and instructions. Only typed, electronic submissions will be accepted. Incomplete applications will not be considered eligible.

Make no references to your identity, your local parrot head club or your location in your essay entry OR your question and statement responses.

All applications must be signed at the appropriate place. We accept electronic signatures.

To Apply: Complete the Parrot Head Scholarship Application found on the PHiP website at www.phip.com. Please email your completed application and essay to:

David Cohen
PHiP Secretary
PHiPscholarship@gmail.com

DEADLINE FOR APPLICANTS is MARCH 31st, 2021, for enrollment for fall term (summer terms not applicable). Students may apply yearly; the awards will be given annually, based on a new application process.

Good Luck to all applicants!

David Cohen,

Secretary, Parrot Heads in Paradise, Inc.

2012 – 2021 Scholarship Chair

2013 – 2021 Scholarship Raffle Chair

2017- 2021 Mini Mart Chair