2014 Barrie Fleegel Memorial Active Educator Grants
By Mariann Holcomb and Ann Czajkowski
Active educators from eight of the ten CWZ counties applied for Barrie Fleegel Memorial Grants this year. A special thank you to John Hogan, Carol Lord, Mariann Holcomb, Gene and Ann Czajkowski for their team effort in selecting the grant winners. Twelve grants for a total of $1400 were awarded to the following recipients:
Allegany Andrew D. Bogey $150 Bolivar-Richburg CSD
Kelly Dunham $100 Belfast CSD
Livingston Tom Hammel $100 Geneseo MS
Monroe Linda Baldeck $100 Rochester City Schools
Philip C .Cobbina $100 Greece CSD
Lisa Mauger $100 Pittsford CSD
Ontario Lindsay Carpenter $150 Geneva City Schools
Marilu Segura $100 Geneva High School
Orleans Mark Driesel $100 Kendall CSD
Steuben Lori Anne Krelie $150 Addison CSD
Wayne Katrina Davenport $150 Newark HS
Yates Jane Monnat $100 Dundee CSD
A big thank you goes out to all the presenters of certificates at the local levels. This brings the total of grants awarded over eight years to $13,950.
Donations from individuals and county groups help greatly to support these grants. One hundred percent of all donations are applied directly to the grants.
The Split Club is the only fundraiser for these grants. Fifteen winners of $87 each this year were: David Rausch, MON; Rosa Mance, MON; Jane Crosby, ONT; Nancy Pilaroscia Sigmund, MON; Cindy Baker, ALLEG; Tim Quill, WAY; Phyllis Rigby, ALLEG; John Roy, STUB; Carol Lord, SEN; Kathryn G. Lewis, LIV; Edward Keenan, LIV; Charles Kimball, MON; Nancy P. Bauder, SEN; Sandra Kushner, WYO and John Baker, ONT.
Thanks to all who support the Barrie Fleegel Memorial Grants for active educators, the CWZ of NYSRTA is becoming known as an active organization of retirees among working educators. Let’s keep up the great work!