Joe Bell
Director of Corporate Communications
724-730-4532 (Mobile)

Cafaro Scholarships


May 7, 2024




Joe Bell

Director of Corporate Communications

Cafaro Company


724-730-4532 (Mobile)



Cafaro Foundation Awards Record Amount to Young Scholars


The Cafaro Foundation is pleased to award its 2024 scholarship grants to 56 students from across eastern Ohio.  The value of these scholarships totals a new high-water mark for the Foundation of $149,000.  The scholarships range in value from $10,000 to $2,000 to each.  The trustees selected the recipients primarily for their academic merit, while also considering the students’ financial need and the recommendations of teachers and guidance counselors.

The William M. and Alyce Cafaro Scholarship is awarded to Raegan Mitchell.

The winners of John A. Cafaro Scholarships are:

Kailey Ague

Lenna Atway

Zaid Atway

Samantha Berzonski

Forrest Bowser

Bryce Brown

Camille Brown

Clarisa Brown

Isabella Canzonetta

Christopher Cardiero

Kylie Carpenter

Lisa Casey

Nico Ciminero

Kaelyn Cleevely

Madison Cleevely

Aiden Cole

Nora DePizzo

Mariana Diana

Lillian Ditz

Molly Durkin

Summer Fetters

Channing Fox

Alexis Gonda

Alyson Gonda

Maria Grant

Jason Hammar

Kayla Haynie

Katelyn Heinselman

Quentin Huber

Mia Jones

Thomas Larney

Daniel Lucarell

Mia Malito

Daniel McClelland

Casey McNally

Alyse Murphy

Vivian Nohra

Aubrey Panigall

Casey Peart

Garrett Pinkerton

Sofia Poghen

Ashley Rodgers

Alyssa Rodriguez

Gavin Sedoris

Peytyn Slovesko

Ronnie Swertfager

Aubree Vaughn

Cooper White

Hannah Williams

Kaleigh Williams

Emily Wright

Liliana Zuschin


Donald P. Pipino Memorial Scholarships are awarded to three students:


                                                            David Brown

                                                            Madison Dado

                        Stephen Rohan II               


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 over $24 million in grants to worthy organizations and individuals.