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The Little Italy Lodge’s La Famiglia Scholarship Program was established in 1999 to assist deserving members in good standing and their families who are striving to further their education by pursuing a college or university undergraduate degree.

The generosity of Lodge Members and other major donors such as the Confraternity of Saint Gabriel have resulted in the Program awarding 67 scholarships totaling over $193,000.00 since its inception.

The Program is pleased to announce that scholarship awards in the amount of $24,000.00 are being made for 2020 to the following 4 individuals:

Michaela RusinkoRecipient of The Mattricciani/Vondersmith Scholarship in the amount of $8,000.00
Mia LenzenwegerRecipient of The Jerome and Angela Elliott Scholarship in the amount of $8,000.00
Madelin McLeanRecipient of a scholaship in the amount of $4,000.00
Isabella KehRecipient of a scholaship in the amount of $4,000.00

The Little Italy Lodge Foundation is extremely proud of these students and congratulates them on as well as the many individuals who have supported our scholarship program and made it the success that it is. This year we were able to double the award total from $12,000.00 in 2019 to $24,000.00 in 2020. We were pleased to receive 11 complete applications this year.