Pheffer Honors Graduates For Community Service
Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer (D-Queens) has continued her tradition of honoring graduating students from local public and parochial schools with her "Certificate of Merit for Community Service" awards. The recipients of this award were chosen by their respective schools for this outstanding recognition, based on their volunteer work and community involvement.
The Rockaway winners of the 2008 Certificates of Merit are Cindy Portillo and Joubert Jeanjoseph of M.S 53; Crystal Avila and Razia Khan of M.S. 137; Alexus Kesney and Scarlet Castro of P.S./M.S 43; Mario Romero and Alexis Carter of P.S. 104; Amanda Manick and Yashoma Bookhan of P.S. 108; Nicholas McElhatton and Patricia O'Rourke of P.S. 114; Kyle Morton and Paola Martinez of P.S. 197; Amanda Frisoulis and Myshon Pearson of P.S. 225; Jalik Jordon and Beverly Joachin of P.S. 253; Tavaun Burton and Jay White of P.S. 256 @ P.S 831; Carl Johnson and Heather O'Dea of Beach Channel High School; Samuel Fougere, Diana Uribe, Abdo Alkaifi and Kadeem Davis of Channel View School for Research; Michael Heino and Nicole Novitsky of Hebrew Academy of Five Towns and Rockaway; Taylor Furlong and Christopher Kirchein of Saint Camillus School; Jennifer Keim and Victoria Nicole Starace of Saint Francis de Sales Church School; Edwin Ramos and Brittany Meitman of Saint Mary Star of the Sea School; Jillian Hess of Saint Rose of Lima School; Scott Appelman and Felicia Saucedo of Scholars' Academy; Jonathon Gliboff and Elzie Winiarsky of Yeshiva of Belle Harbor; Avaham Friedler and Moshe Krischer of Yeshiva of Far Rockaway.
Assemblywoman Pheffer offers her congratulations to all of the 2008 Certificate of Merit for Community Service winners and wishes all students and their families a happy, safe summer.