Pictured above, Tracie Wilson of NBCUniversal and Alexandra Bergman, the 2016 Roberta K. Eichler Heart of Gold Scholarship winner.
The Volunteer Center of United Way of Western CT is pleased to announce that Alexandra Bergman of AITE is the 2016 Roberta K. Eichler Heart of Gold Scholarship. The $5,000 scholarship is awarded annually to support and promote the continuing education of an outstanding student volunteer from our community. Thank you to all who submitted applications.
Pictured above - 2014 Stamford Volunteer Day Winners & Honorable Mentions
Each year The Volunteer Center of United Way of Western Connecticut honors community volunteers who have made a positive impact in the city of Stamford. We receive dozens of nominations from nonprofits, schools and community members and are pleased to share the 2015 winners below:
New Youth Male Individual - Andy Anorga (Person-to-Person)
New Youth Female Individual - Alexandra Walker (Soundwaters)
Established Youth Individual - Maeve Flaherty (Neighbors Link Stamford)
New Adult Individual - Wilson Sango (Americares Free Clinic of Stamford)
Established Adult Individual - Alda Braccia (various agencies)
Established Adult Group - AITE PTSO (AITE)
Established Senior Individual - Peter Russell (Bartlett Arboretum/University of CT Master Gardner Program)
Established Senior Group - Harvard Business School - Community Partners (Family Centers)
Volunteer of the Year - Donald Axleroad - (ARI of CT)
Click here to see pictures from the 2015 Stamford Volunteer Day awards ceremony on Friday, January 8, 2016.