The winners of the Rockaway Catholic-Jewish Council’s Nineteenth Annual Brotherhood/Sisterhood essay contest will be honored at a special breakfast on Sunday, May 18.
The 30 winners were selected from entries submitted by Rockaway area public and parochial schools.
First prize Certificate of Excellence winners will receive $25.00 cash awards. Runner up Theodore Avery Certificate winners will receive $10 cash awards.
Charlie Baytr, branch manager of GreenPoint Bank will participate with local clergy and other dignitaries in the presentation of awards.
The event, which includes a continental breakfast, is open to all. It will take place at 10 a.m. in the gymnasium of St. Francis de Sales Church on Beach 129 Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard in Belle Harbor.
Reservations can be made by mail to RCJC Deacon Horatio Proce, 411 B. 126 St., Belle Harbor, NY 11694.