Catholic War Veterans Post #386 Presents 3 Scholarships and a Donation
The Catholic War Veterans Joseph R. Farina Memorial Post #386, Newburgh-New Windsor, Recently awarded three Salvatore Foti Academic Scholarships to graduating eighth graders from the Nora Cronin Presentation Academy and Sacred Heart School, Newburgh, NY. Both Graduation programs were held at 6:00 PM on Friday, June 14th. The scholarships included a certificate describing the merits for the award as well as a $250.00 check for each student to be used toward their tuitions at the Catholic High School they plan to attend in September.
At St. Francis Church in Newburgh, CVW Service Officer Michael Lutz presented the award to Maria Garcia. In addition, the CWV Post presented a $250.00 donation to the Principal of NCPA, Sr. Iliana, to be used toward the summer program enabling five students to attend a cultural program in New York City.
Doing the honors at Sacred Heart Church, CWV Post Commander Robert Schiela, assisted by Treasurer, Jack D’Angelo, presented the individual certificate and cash awards to Jake Marcone and Macaylan Migdal.