Friday, June 20, 2014

Hackensack Rotary awards $21,250 in college scholarships

The Hackensack Rotary held its annual scholarship luncheon at Rudy’s Restaurant on Thursday, June 12, 2014.  Scholarship awards totaling $21,250 were presented to twenty worthy applicants.

Hackensack Rotary scholarships are made available to graduating seniors who are residents of Hackensack.  Scholarships are also presented to children of Hackensack firefighters from a special fund created after the tragic loss of five Hackensack firefighters in the Ford Dealership fire on July 1, 1988.

Pictured above, left to right, are scholarship recipients Jessica Orozco, Amanda Kaminsky, Mateo Monsalve, Christopher Mascetti, Kathryn Grant, Zanaiya Leon, Dayna Johnson, Jayla James, Georgette Delos Santos, Barry Palmore, Hellene Marte, Lauren Kubler, Amanda McClintock, Christian Manning, Brittany Taylor, Caitlyn McNair, Kayla Flintall, Yasmeen Castro Johnson, Moutaz Maharem, and Michael Christensen