Evesham Twp., NJ, July 27, 2011: Evesham Township Professional Firefighters Local 4687 is committed to recognizing and supporting outstanding students with leadership potential within our township. After a comprehensive review process by the student's teachers, three middle school students were selected for their acts of leadership in their chosen schools. The three students selected were:
- Samantha Voiro ( DeMasi, 8th grade)
- Anthony Principato (Marlton Middle, 8th grade)
- Daniel Garvey (St. Joan's, 8th grade)
The students and their families were invited to our monthly meeting and presented with $100.00 gift cards to assist in purchasing school supplies in upcoming year.
In addition to students above, two Graduating Cherokee Seniors were selected by Local 4687's scholarship review committee. Students considered for a scholarship, must have an outstanding academic record with a desire to pursue studies in emergency services, management, or medicine. After a long process the following students were presented with scholarship checks to offset the cost of college tuition.
- Christopher Grimes $1,000.00
- Vanessa Warner $1,000.00