The Verona Lions Club is seeking applications from students who are Verona residents who actively participated in valuable services to the community. The Lions may present up to three cash awards of $1,000 to graduating High School seniors who best exhibit service to their school, community, church, temple or non-profit charitable organization.
The award criteria is not based on academic achievement or financial need but rather exclusively on volunteer service. Volunteerism and service to others is at the heart of the Lions Club credo: “We Serve."
Applications should provide a clear description of services performed and when they took place. Please mail applications to the Verona Lions, PO Box 38, Verona, NJ 07044. All mailed applications must be postmarked no later than April 28, 2017.
The Verona Lions is an International service organization that has been active in Verona since 1951.