In honor of the O’Sullivan family of Orange ’s legacy of public service, in 2015, the Orange Democratic Town Committee established the O’Sullivan award to be given annually in recognition of an Orange resident for outstanding community service through his or her involvement in local, state or national government.
The award is named in honor of the O’Sullivan family whose tradition of public service spans four generations. The fourth generation of O’Sullivan’s to serve the Orange community, are well known to many. Patrick B. O’Sullivan is the current Orange Town Clerk and a former State Representative, Selectman and member of the Board of Finance. His brother, David is the Executive Director of the Downtown Community Soup Kitchen.
Past winners were Paul Davis ’15, and Robert “Bob” Shanley ’16.
This year’s award recipient is Trish Pearson. The Orange Democrats will be honoring Pearson at Birchwoods at Oak Lane, 1027 Racebrook Road, Woodbridge.
The schedule of events is as follows: 5:30 p.m. – Cocktail & Hors D’oeuvres, followed by Dinner and Program
Tickets are $65 per person. Please RSVP by March 15 to Jennifer Alfaro, email@example.com or 203-795-3387. When responding, please be sure to indicate your choice of: Chicken Marsala, Prime Rib, or Vegetarian.
Make checks payable to: Orange Democratic Town Committee and mail to: The O’Sullivan Award Dinner c/o Jennifer Alfaro, 38 Skyview Road, Orange, CT 06477