Monsignor McGowan Cornerstone Awards planning committee meets at Keystone
La Plume – Members of the committee planning the seventh annual Monsignor McGowan Cornerstone Awards Program met recently at
The award ceremony will be conducted Thursday, September 26 at 5:30 p.m. in the Theatre in Brooks at
The McGowan Cornerstone Award honors the memory of beloved clergyman Monsignor Andrew J. McGowan, well known throughout
In addition to the Cornerstone Award, seven Monsignor McGowan Cornerstone Scholarships will also be presented to students at schools and institutions where Monsignor McGowan devoted his time and service. The award focuses on students who demonstrate significant commitment and leadership in the local community. Students from Allied Services’
Tickets for the event are $125 per person and $225 per couple. Varying levels of sponsorship are available and donations are welcome. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Monsignor McGowan Cornerstone Scholarship Fund, administered by The Luzerne Foundation.
For additional details, contact Donna Clemens of
Photo Caption: First row, from left are: Donna Clemens; Pat Atkins and John Atkins, honorary co-chairs; and Mariellen Rinaldi. Second row, from left are: Sandy Insalaco, Diane Dutko, Barbara Merdiushev, Patrice Persico, Tina McGovern, Meg Hambrose, Jenny Blanchard, Tish Last and Ruth Connolly.