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MC4A Eleventh Annual Membership Meeting and Scholarship Awards Drawing
The Mount Carmel Area Athletic Alumni Association held its tenth annual Membership Meeting and Scholarship Drawing Awards/Dinner at Mattucci’s Willow Café. Attending were members and students who applied for the scholarship awards.
The Mount Carmel Area Athletic Alumni Association (MC4A) is a
non-profit organization with the mission of providing scholarships for Mt.
Carmel Area students who have participated in a sport or supported
interscholastic athletic programs while attending Mount Carmel Area High School,
and in doing so also establish a bond between graduates and current students.
the meeting, the Scholarship Awards Drawing was held, in which seven scholarships
were awarded. The awards ceremony
was hosted by Dan Ficca, president and founder of MC4A. The members and applicants
were welcomed and it was noted that 47 students applied for the scholarships
2016 AWARD RECIPIENTS
The four $1,500 and two $2,000 Scholarship winners were the following students.
The son of Sandra Combs, Marion Heights, Dylan is a junior at Penn State main campus, majoring in Engineering.
daughter of Kim Duceman, Kulpmont, Kirsten is a senior at Bloomsburg
University, majoring in Nursing.
daughter of Harvey and Sandra Hause, Kulpmont,
Lauren is a junior at Misericordia University, majoring
daughter of Mary Hinkle, Amalia is a sophomore at Bloomsburg
University. Her major in undecided.
son of Gerald and Theresa Skavery, Justin
is a senior at Susquehanna University, majoring in Anthropology and History.
of Michael and Laurel Scicchitano, Erin is a junior at the University of
Pittsburgh, majoring in Psychology.
The applicants were encouraged to continue to do well in furthering their education and reminded that they can apply again next year if they continue to meet the qualifications. Before the ceremony, food and refreshments were available to all.
If anyone wishes to find out more about the Organization and its Scholarship Awards, contact Dan Ficca at 570-373-5936.