Thursday, May 15, 2014
Gretchen Hammer, chairwoman of the NVRH Scholastic Achievement Award Committee presented 4 $1,000 scholastic achievement awards to the following individuals: Cynthia Briggs, an NVRH staff member, will be attending Vermont Technical College in August where she has been accepted in their nursing program.
Shawn Burroughs, an NVRH employee who will be attending Plymouth State University studying seeking an MBA in Health Care Administration.
Nicholas Ruede, a Lyndon Institute Senior will be attending The University of Vermont where he will study Biology with a pre-med concentration, planning to become an Orthopedic Surgeon.
Kaylee J. Crapo a St. Johnsbury Academy Senior will be studying Radiology in Massachusetts.
The last order of business for the membership was to draw the winners of the Annual Auxiliary Raffle which supports the Scholastic Achievement Awards. The following individuals were winners: 1st prize $300, Jack Fisher; 2nd prize $200, Rebecca Milaschenski; 3rd Prize $100, Carolyn DeRosia; 4th prize $50, Maggie Austin; 10 visits to the Club at Old Mill – Charles Murray; Original Burke Bag- Rebecca Milaschenski; 10 Hand Designed Greeting Cards – Fred Wells; English Tea Pot – Merlyn Courser; Necklace – Sue Laferriere; 3 baby sweaters – Nancy Macy; 2 tea lights – Holden Larsen; Maple Grove Gift basket – Pat Jauch; and Nature Lighting Bread Board – Dr. Thomas.