DATE:  August 29, 2016

Flynn Fidgeon, Public Information Officer
Phone:  772-564-5527


The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the School Board of Indian River County for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).  The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition and represents significant accomplishment in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting. 

The CAFR has been judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program, including demonstrating a constructive “spirit of full disclosure” to clearly communicate its financial story and motive potential users and user groups to read the CAFR. 

The GFOA is a non-profit professional association serving approximately 17,500 government finance professionals.