June 15, 2016
Corresponding Secretary Report
May 19, 2016 – A card was sent to Michelle Hernandez, a fourth grade teacher at Fairview, for the loss of her home due to fire.
May 23, 2016 – CEA contributions have been made and cards have been sent for three family deaths at Litwin School:
- In memory of Bonnie Roberts, mother of Unit A member, Trina Roberts, a $25 contribution was made to her charity of choice: The Davis Family Heart & Vascular Center.
- In memory of Kasti Bonatakis, father of Unit A member, Georgia Desmarais, a $25 contribution was made to his charity of choice: The Holyoke Soldier’s Home.
- In memory of Sheila Powers, sister of Unit E member, Kelly Powers, a $25 contribution was made to her charity of choice: the Murphy-Avis Respit Fund.
- A card of congratulations was sent to Laurie Beem of Patrick E. Bowe School for receiving the Pioneer Valley Award of Teaching Excellence!
- Cards of congratulations for retirement were sent to Unit E Members Jill Hillebrand for 19 years of service and Terri Dutra for 29 years of service!
- A card of congratulations was sent to Allison O’Hara of Lambert Lavoie for her third child, Caroline Maev!
May 24, 2016 – In memory of Irene J. Pula, mother of Kathy Desrosier of Belcher School, a card has been sent and a $25 contribution has been made to charity of choice: Holyoke VNA Inc. Hospice Life Care.
Cards of Congratulations were sent to the recipients of the Pioneer Valley Award of Teaching Excellence in Chicopee Schools!
- Beverly Brbovic of Barry School
- Paula Terkelsen of Streiber School
- Grace Schofield of Bowie School
- Penny Manteria of Bellamy Middle School
- Jeffrey Dahm of Chicopee High School
- Mark Tenekjian of Chicopee Comprehensive High School
- Kristina Lyon of Chicopee Comprehensive High School
- Gregory Guertin of Chicopee Comprehensive High School
May 31, 2016 – In memory of Marie L. Deitz, mother of Christine Theroux of Chicopee Comp, a $25 contribution has been made to her charity of choice: Loomis House.