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WFCA sponsoring CFI training in Chicago

Screen Shot 2013-11-27 at 2.50.30 PMChicago—The World Floor Covering Association (WFCA) is sponsoring CFI flooring installation and training certification in Chicago Jan. 14-17. Hosted by the Chicago Floorcovering Association (CFA), the two-day courses focus on hands-on, skills training, and knowledge for the professional residential flooring installer. Continue reading WFCA sponsoring CFI training in Chicago

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CFA sets date for WFCA-CFI Installation Extravaganza

cfaChicago—The Chicago Floorcovering Association (CFA) kicks off the first WFCA-CFI Installation Extravaganza on Jan. 14. “We welcome flooring installers from everywhere to attend our first event of 2014 at E.J. Welch in Elk Grove Village, Ill.,” Tom Shepardson, president of CFA said. “This is a huge savings for CFI training which is normally $495.00 per workshop. With the $200 WFCA sponsorship per installer for WFCA members and the opportunity to use additional WFCA scholarships, it’s an event no one should miss.” Continue reading CFA sets date for WFCA-CFI Installation Extravaganza

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2012 CFA Person of the Year

The Chicago Floorcovering Association (CFA) is proud to announce its 2012 Person of the Year, Mr. Lyle Larson. Lyle will be honored at the Presidential Awards Dinner/Dance on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at The Belvedere Banquets in Elk Grove village, lL. Lyle will celebrate his 50th year with Mohawk lndustries next March and has been a member of the CFA since 1986, serving as president in 2004.

A commemorative book is being created for this event that will allow friends and colleagues to congratulate Lyle on this prestigious award and will also serve as a fundraiser for Lyle’s charity of choice. Lyle has chosen to donate all proceeds to the CFA’s College Scholarship Fund and hopes that the book will generate a sizable donation. This fund awards monetary education scholarships annually to the children and grandchildren of CFA members.

If you would like to contribute to this philanthropic endeavor and send a congratulatory message to Lyle, click here to download a form to complete. Please provide your donation amount and message along with any pictures or company logos that are print ready.

Please contact Cecil Treadway at (800) 627-1299 or Maria Coscia at (847) 971-5630 for further information.