75th Anniversary/Scholarship Awards Day
Whale Watch- Gloucester, Ma.
The Annual Scholarship Awards Day was held in conjunction with the Association’s 75th Anniversary Event in Gloucester, Ma. Onboard the Seven Sea’s Whale Watch Boat on Saturday June 21, 2014. It was truly a wonderful day. The Whale Watch Adventure was the first for the MBCIA and it proved to be a huge success. The Scholarship Awards Day was incorporated as part of the event which took place at the Gloucester House Restaurant immediately following the Whale Watch Tour. In all, a total of $10,400 was granted to 14 students across the Commonwealth.
To date the MBCIA has granted $209,000 in Scholarships since 1990. In addition, the Association held its Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament on Monday July 21, 2014 to support the granting of the Annual Awards. The following student awards were granted:
2014 Award Recipients
Krysta E. Mochi- Pasquale “Pat” Pizzano Public Safety Award
Michaela N. McMullen- Sam DeSalvo Service Award
Kristen M. Callanan- Ronald W. Wetmore Leadership Award
Kevin W. Yetman- Jeffrey R. Coates Lifetime Achievement Award
2014 Scholarship Recipients
Devin A. DiChiara
Nicole M. Gusmini
Morgan I. Hakala
Jenna M. Johnson
Christopher M. Laskey
Joanna M. Richards
Kelli Ann Richards
Nicole E. Torigian
Sarah G. Vandewalle
Hannah G. Wilmot
A special thanks goes out to the Scholarship Committee and the 75th Anniversary Committee for making this day possible. Great job by all those who participated!