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Local 1303 Assists Scholars

Continuing its commitment to higher education, AFSCME Local 1303, representing 8,000 municipal and board of education employees, has awarded eight $1,000 scholarships to college-bound students whose parents belong to Local1303 chapters.

Every year, Local 1303 leadership selects scholarship recipients based upon their grades, community involvement and an essay on the importance of union membership.

This year’s student winners (with parents and local unions listed in parenthesis):

  • Lindsay Charlwood (Tonya Charlwood, Local 1303-189)
  • Stephanie Cruz-Rincon (Rosalba Rincon, 1303-036)
  • Aidan Laliberte (Norah Laliberte, 1303-189)
  • Tyler Longolucco (Amber Longolucco, 1303-190)
  • Abigale Shaughnessy (Kathryn Shaughnessy, 1303-046)

In addition, Timothy Leo Falvey (Patty Falvey, 1303-153) won a $400 scholarship donated by American Income Life.

Congratulations to the 2014 scholarship-winning students and their parents.

Pictured: Back row, l-r: Jennifer Browne- Local 1303 Executive Board member, Tonya Charlwood- 1303-189 member, Norah Laliberte- 1303-189 member, Kathryn Shaugnessy- 1303-046 member, Rosalba Rincon- 1303-036 member, and Brian Mitchell-Local 1303 President. Front row, l-r: Lindsay Charlwood, Aidan Laliberte, Abigale Shaugnessy and Stephanie Cruz-Rincon.

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