FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 22, 2016
Director of Corporate Communications
Cafaro Foundation Awards Scholarships
26 young scholars will have an easier time paying for their college education, thanks to scholarships from the Cafaro Foundation. This year, a total of $61,000 is being awarded to students from Trumbull, Mahoning and Mercer Counties. It is the largest annual amount ever awarded by the Foundation. Trustees of the Foundation selected the scholarship recipients based primarily on the students’ academic merit, while also considering their financial need and the recommendations of teachers and guidance counselors.
The William M. and Alyce Cafaro Scholarship is awarded to Malina Mitchell.
Winners of John A. Cafaro Scholarships are:
Donald P. Pipino Memorial Scholarships are awarded to:
The Cafaro Foundation is a charitable entity established by the Cafaro family in loving memory of William M. Cafaro, the founder of the real estate development and management company that bears his name. For over a half century, Mr. Cafaro, along with his wife Alyce and brother John A. Cafaro, enthusiastically supported churches, schools, hospitals and other charitable causes. Since its inception in 1996, the Cafaro Foundation has awarded millions of dollars in grants to worthy organizations and individuals.