Community Foundation of Acadiana
Dr. Donna Tesi, chairwoman of the St. Mary Parish Community Foundation Board, presented a check Wednesday for $5,000 to Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi for the Fallen Warriors Memorial Project. From left are Rob Radtke, website developer; Shannon Hamer, project designer; Alice Pecoraro, St. Mary Parish Community Foundation Board member; Tim Hymel, Morgan City mayor pro-tem; Tesi; Kathy Bailey, board member; Greg Hamer, board member; Grizzaffi; Larry Callais, board member; Al Lippman, board member; and Terry Mayon and Marc Distefano, co-chairmen of the Fallen Warriors Project.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)
The Fallen Warrior Memorial Project received a $5,000 donation Wednesday from the St.
St. Mary Parish Foundation, an affiliate of Community Foundation of Acadiana, recently awarded nearly $12,000 to the St. Mary Parish School System to purchase novels for middle school students. In the front row, from left, are Alice Pecoraro, foundation board member; Donald Aguillard, superintendent; Kim Adams, Hanson Memorial High School; Donna Burke, Holy Cross Elementary School; Lisa Nugent, Central Catholic High School; Marshal Guidry, foundation board member; and Dr. Donna Tesi, foundation board chair. In the back row, same order, are Larry Callais, foundation secretary/treasurer; Greg Hamer Sr., foundation vice-chair; and Monica Mancuso, public school system supervisor of middle and high school instruction. (Submitted Photo)
The St. Mary Parish Foundation awarded nearly $12,000 to nine schools to purchase novels for middle school students.