Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Pelham Civic Association's Community Awards. This year, we will be awarding $23,000 to five Pelham students who demonstrate community service, charitable support and civic leadership. Questions? Please email Michael Ming, Committee Chairman, at firstname.lastname@example.org. The application deadline is April 26, 2017.
VINCENT J. LOPARDI COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD
A $10,000 award will be presented to a graduating high school senior residing in Pelham, NY and who best exemplifies outstanding civic pride and community spirit.
CAMILLO J. D’URSO CHARITABLE SUPPORT AWARD
A $8,000 award will be presented to either a high school, college or graduate student residing in Pelham, NY and who best exemplifies leadership and support in charitable work.
JOSEPH L. NUNZIATA AWARD FOR CREATIVITY AND SERVICE
A $2,500 award will be presented to a graduating high school senior residing in Pelham, NY who best volunteers her or his outstanding creative talents for the benefit of others.
HON. RICHARD J. DARONCO CIVIC LEADERSHIP AWARD
The Award is an expense paid trip to serve as the Pelham representative to the Model Congress of Model United Nations Program, or similar program with expenses paid up to $1,500.
Applicants are required to submit the following:
- Name, address, email address, and telephone number
- All scholastic, athletic, extracurricular, and community activities in which you have participated. You may submit a copy of your student activity profile if it contains the required information
- A brief description of your contributions and/or your leadership abilities while participating in a charitable or community event or program
A personal interview may be requested as part of the selection process for these awards.
All information will become confidential property of the Pelham Civic Association.
Mail, email or deliver by April 26, 2017 to:
Pelham Civic Association Awards Chairman
Michael Ming 1279 Manor Circle Pelham, NY 10803
DEADLINE: APRIL 26, 2017
pictured from L-R:
Alice Xue - Joseph L. Nunziata Award for Creativity and Service
Joe Nunziata - PCA, Communications Chairman
Michael Ming - PCA, Community Awards Chairman
Katie Rosell - Vincent J. Lopardi Community Service Award
Rhea Dedhia - Camillo J. D’Urso Charitable Support Award
Mark D'Urso - son of Camillo J. D’Urso
Amanpreet Singh - Philip J. Colicchio Award
Ken Shirreffs - PCA, President
Thomas and Robert Horowitz - co-recipients Hon. Richard J. Daronco Civic Leadership Award
Paul Daronco - brother of Hon. Richard J. Daronco