Orange Community Services Seeks Living Treasure Nominations by Friday

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Mar 092016

Screen-shot-2013-01-07-at-5.12.35-PMNominations for the 2016 Living Treasure Awards are being accepted through this Friday, March 11, 2016.

Nomination forms are available in the Orange Community Services office or Town Hall, and can be printed from the town’s website.

The three individuals chosen will be honored at Pasta Festa! on May 20, 2016.

Eligibility requirements are:

• The nominee must be a current resident who is at least 65 years of age.

• The nominee must have demonstrated positive actions to improve the quality of life for individual residents.

• The nominee must have contributed and continues to contribute time to enhance the Orange community as a whole.

• The nominee must have performed this work on a volunteer, unpaid, basis.

Some of those who have been honored in the past are Bob Drobish, Mary Jewell, Doc Whitney and Dorothy Berger Margaret Howland, Walter Bespuda, Bob Archambault, Hannah Clark Russell, Mary DeVito, Harry Jones, Lucy Scillia, Dr. Edmund Tucker, Albert “Skip” Clark, Bob DeFeo, Kevin Gilbert, Jack Barton, and Veronica Hendricks.

Also, Joseph Blake, Nancy Nyhan, Severio “Bob” Fodero, Joe Cuzzocreo, Nancy Becque, Don Lewis, Patricia Miller, and James White, Al Pol, Kevin Hadlock and Netti Bartocetti.