Lions Club Awards Scholarships to Dunmore Students

lionsThe Dunmore Lions Club recently held its 37th annual Scholarship Award Banquet at  La Buona Vita Restaurant.

Remarks were offered by Margaret Hart, vice principal at Dunmore High School, and Alexa Schoenberg guidance counselor at Holy Cross High School. Presentation of awards was made by Lion president James Aita and committee cochairmen Lion Sam Sebastianelli and Lion James Colangelo. Lion Michael Colangelo offered Invocation and Lion Anthony DeSantis served as toastmaster and commented:  “They and past award recipients demonstrate the outstanding traits necessary to receive Lions awards. All recipients have shown exemplary leadership. They’re all amazing students.”

The Dunmore Lions have been serving the community for over 67 years and are currently holding a membership campaign. Anyone interested in joining or helping in any way should email or call 570-878-7166 or 570-947-1287. 

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Mark Finan of Dunmore High School was honored with a Penn State scholarship. Also honored with monetary gifts were: Dunmore High School Boy Scholar/Athlete Nathan Fangio and DHS Girl Scholar /Athlete- Gillian Coar.

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Jared Griffin of Holy Cross High School received another Penn State scholarship. Holy Cross High School Boy Scholar/Athlete Carson Cacioppo and Holy Cross Girl Scholar/Athlete Jillian Warabak were awarded monetary gifts as well.

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