Members of the Woman’s Club of Parsippany- Troy Hills (WCPTH) held their 64th Anniversary Club Meeting on April 23 and welcomed Parsippany High School Student Award Winners and their parents as special guests. The club has awarded high school scholarships for over 60 years. This year, WCPTH awarded $6,000.00 in scholarships between Parsippany Hills High School and Parsippany High School. The recipients of $1,000.00 each: from Parsippany Hills High School: Tanvi Chopra, Katherine Grant and Hannah Ververs; and from Parsippany High School: Sarah DiPippa, Alice Limanova and Sunaina Mukherjee.
WCPTH also sponsors a Student Delegate from both Parsippany High Schools to attend Girls Career Institute (GCI). As part of the GCI program, students attend workshops about various career choices and experience a sample of college life. GCI is held at Douglass College, and is sponsored by the New Jersey State Federation of Women’s Clubs (NJSFWC) which is the largest volunteer women’s service organization in the state, providing opportunities for education, leadership training, and community service. The GCI Delegate from Parsippany High School is Amber Pou and the Alternate is Danielle Pettoni and the Delegate from Parsippany Hills is Jenna Visoskas.
The club also makes a significant monetary donation the General Federation of Women’s Clubs’ Success for Survivors Scholarship which assists those impacted by intimate partner violence pursue higher education.
The members of the Woman’s Club Parsippany-Troy Hills express their sincere thanks to residents and merchants who support the club’s annual golf classic fundraiser. Their generous support allows the club to continue to honor Parsippany students. This year the 37th Annual Tee Off for Education Golf Classic & Luncheon Social will be held on Tuesday, July 10th at the Knoll Country Club West. The fundraiser includes golf or a morning of social and games and for all attendees; a buffet lunch, Tricky Tray, 50/50 Raffle, Door Prizes and more. The fee for Golfers is $115.00 and includes Continental Breakfast, Hot and Cold Buffet Luncheon, Door Prizes, Tricky Tray and 50/50 Raffle. The Golf Scramble Shotgun starts at 8:00 am. The fee for the Social and Luncheon is $38.00 and includes Continental Breakfast, Cards, Games, Hot and Cold Buffet Luncheon, Door Prizes, Tricky Tray and 50/50 Raffle. The Social and Games start at 10:00 am. Reservations are needed by June 28th. If you would like attend the 37th Annual Tee Off for Education Golf Classic & Luncheon Social, please contact Marilyn Z. at 973-539-3703 or WCPTH, Golf Outing, P.O. Box 98, Parsippany, NJ 07054.
The 2018 Woman’s Club of Parsippany-Troy Hills Scholarship Winners with the club’s Education Committee
Standing: L to R: Students Tanvi Chopra (PHHS), Katherine Grant (PHHS), Sarah DiPippa (PHS), Alice Limanova (PHS), Sunaina Mukherjee (PHS) and Hannah Ververs (PHHs).
Seated L to R: Cathy Cerbo WCPTH Education Committee Chairman, Marilyn Marion Club President, Betty Lagitch WCPTH Scholarship Committee member and Mary Ann Coyne WCPTH Scholarship Committee member.
Photo Courtesy of Lora Rios-McBride