Aston Township, Delaware County PA

2015 American Legion Americanism Awards

American Legion Americanism Award Recipients

American Legion Americanism Award Recipients

On March 15, 2015 The American Legion Auxiliary, Green Ridge Memorial Unit 926 honored 18 local students with the prestigious American Legion Americanism Award. Students from all over the nation in grades 3 thru 8 were invited to submit essays describing ““What Freedom Do I Enjoy Most?”. Locally essays were reviewed by the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 926 who selected 3 members of each age group to be recognized. The 1st place selection in each group advanced to the Delaware County Council where winning entries will advance to the state level. State Rep. Stephen Barrar was on hand to congratulate our local winners.

Winning Local Entries

Name School Teacher
Grade 3
1st – Drake Graham
2nd – Roben Karpo
3rd – Nick Trasatti
Coebourn
Coebourn
Coebourn
Fulginiti
Fulginiti
Fulginiti
Grade 4
1st – Juliette Crowell
2nd – Danielli Marvelli
3rd – Lauren Billignmeier
 Aston
Aston
Aston
Cameron
Cameron
Cameron
Grade 5
1st – Andrew Knett
2nd – Callie Popowicz
3rd – Nicholas Yanzaguano
Parkside
Coebourn
Coebourn
Ross
Panto
Panto
Grade 6
1st – Wendy Mayo
2nd – Gianna Poore
3rd – Monica Annunziato
Holy Family
Northley
Holy Family
Heineman
Dipita
Heineman
Grade 7
1st Maria Smith
2nd Hannah Martinson
3rd Samantha Chambers
Holy Family
Holy Family
Holy Family
Heineman
Heineman
Heineman
Grade 8
1st – Sidney Kane
2nd – Maryellen Martin
3rd – Olivia Hall
Holy Family
St. Francis De Sales
St. Francis De Sales
Heineman
Dougherty
Dougherty

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