Purple Club Awards Scholarships to Students at U of S

Purple club 2018 scholarship winners

The Purple Club of the University of Scranton meets to award scholarships to five local students attending the University of Scranton.

The award winners for the 2018/19 school year are, front row, from left: Erin Carlin, Christina Carachilo, Jeffrey Burrell, Natalie Sottile, and Jake MacDonald.

Back row, same order: Crystal Ondrick, Assistant Director of Financial Aid; William R. Burke, Director of Financial Aid; Joe DeAntona, Jay Schectman, Deborah Perry, secretary/treasurer, and Patrick O’Malley, president.

O’Malley Honored with President’s Award

Presidents Award 2018

The board of directors and executive board of the Purple Club recently presented the President’s Award to Patrick O’Malley for his hard work and dedication to the club.

Shown standing from left: Jay Schectman, Jeannie Trunzo, past president; Mr. O’Malley, president, accepting the award from Ed Karpovitch, vice president; Joseph DeAntona, and Deborah Perry, secretary/treasurer.

The Purple Club is accepting new memberships for $25 and applications are available by contacting Patrick O’Malley at 570-346-1828 or mailing to: Purple Club, 1 Frank Way, Scranton, PA 18504.

Purple Club Membership Drive Now Underway

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The Purple Club has kicked off its 2018 membership drive.  The club has been sponsoring scholarships for Lackawanna County youth to the University of Scranton since 1933.

The club is accepting memberships for $25 and applications are available by contacting Patrick O’Malley at 570-346-1828 or mailing to: Purple Club, 1 Frank Way, Scranton PA 18504.

Shown standing from left: Patrick O’Malley, president: Joseph DeAntona, Jeanne Trunzo, Jay Schectman,  Edward Karpovich, vice president, and Deborah Perry, secretary/treasurer.