The Plainfields' Chapter of UNICO recently awarded South Plainfield High School seniors with generous scholarships at their awards ceremony at Giovanna's Restaurant in Plainfield, NJ. All recipients also signed up to become youth members of the chapter. l. to r. Gina Bengivenga; Tommy Licato; Nick Pezzolla; Christian Butrico; Nicole Genser and Anjali D'Amiano.
UNICO Awards Scholarships to South Plainfield Students
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