Congratulations to Jillian Ward ’18 and Robert Vogt ’18 on be recognized by the Women’s Auxiliary of the Dante Alighieri Society of Jersey City . Both Jillian (center) and Robert (2nd from right) were selected to receive a scholarship to acknowledge their commitment to academics and the community. The scholarship will be sued to assist them in their pursuit of higher education as they go on to Fairleigh Dickinson University and East Stroudsburg University, respectively.
The Dante Alighieri Society exists to aid the Italian-American community by diffusing the Italian language, literature, culture, and traditions through schools, libraries, courses, lectures and publications, to award prizes, medals, diplomas and scholarships; to provide the community in general with the charitable relief whenever possible and to aid and to counsel members in need; and to assist the Italian immigrants to establish themselves as citizens of the United States.
For more information about the Dante Alighieri Society of Jersey City, please contact them at (201) 653-9657.