Scranton Alumni Club of NEPA Endows Scholarship
The Scranton Alumni Club presented a final check for $13,000 to The University of Scranton to fully endow “The Scranton Alumni Club of Northeastern Pennsylvania Scholarship.” The need-based scholarship for students from northeastern Pennsylvania will be awarded to the first recipient in the fall of 2013.
Under the leadership of Charles Cleveland, the Scranton Alumni Club began to raise funds to endow the scholarship in 2007. The scholarship was supported through various fundraising events organized by the club, including its annual golf tournament, as well as through donations.
At the check presentation are, seated from left, Jason
Schwass of Old Forge, regional director of development, The University of
Scranton; Charles Cleveland '84 of Scranton, president, Scranton Alumni Club of
Northeastern Pennsylvania; and Denise Michini '91 of Archbald treasurer, Scranton
Alumni Club. Standing are, from left, Trish Krisiak of Olyphant, director of
stewardship and donor relations, and Maryjane Rooney '80 of Scranton, director of
alumni relations, both from The University of Scranton; and, representing
the Scranton Alumni Club, Stanley W. Kennedy '58 of Olyphant, esquire, Nate Warshawsky '80 of Scranton, second vice president, and Paul Suche '63 of Jefferson Township, first