South Glens Falls Education Foundation Awards 2011 Educational Grants
The South Glens Falls Education Foundation awarded the first annual Educational Grants. The grant applications were received and reviewed by the SGF Education Foundation Grant Review Committee. The recipients were recognized at a social gathering held December 1, 2011 at Maudeâ€™s Restaurant in South Glens Falls. The grant recipients are, The Association for the Hearing Impaired, The Historical Society for Moreau and South Glens Falls and Colleen Hagadorn and Susan Moore-Palumbo, teachers at the South Glens Falls Senior High School.
Bennett F. Driscoll, Jr. representing The Association for the Hearing Impaired, Inc. received the grant to implement an extra-curricular sign language program at the Oliver Winch Middle School.
Stan Malecki, President of the Historical Society for Moreau and South Glens Falls and Nancy Purinton received the grant funds to create a permanent display of working historical tools for their educational programs.
Colleen Hagadorn and Susan Moore-Palumbo (not pictured) teachers at the South Glens Falls Senior High School received the grant to conduct a self-defense course for all members of the 2012 senior class.