Church Musicians Association awards 2010 scholarships


The Church Musicians Association of Camden has awarded its annual scholarships for the 2010 year. Board members met and determined that the following youth had supplied all criteria necessary to win this scholarship and had demonstrated exemplary musical, volunteer and leadership skills in their parishes and in the community.

— Brian Tomasello, St. Martin de Porres, Hammonton, pastor Thomas Donio, and recommending pastor, Father Christopher Bakey with music director Alice Mazzagatti.

— Katelin Letizia, of St. Padre Pio Parish, Vineland, pastor Father Peter Saporito, music director Kit Stout.

— Michael Tran, of St. Bernadette Parish, Northfield, pastor Father Patrick Brady, music director Bettie Timm.

— Ashley Fortunato, Our Lady of the Lakes, Williamstown, pastor Father John Cavagnaro, music director Toni Evans.

— Hannah DiBruno, St. Joseph Parish, Sea Isle City, pastor Father Joseph Perrault, music director Lisa DiBruno.

The Church Musicians Association of Camden is a nonprofit local branch of the National Pastoral Musicians, dedicated to the education and formation of all musicians and music lovers throughout the United States.

For information contact or call Barbara Sykora, chapter director, 856-629-0262.