•Tops Friendly Markets awarded $267,350 to 238 first-year and matriculated college associates, associate dependents, and associate grandchildren for the 2021-22 academic year. Local recipients include Madeline and Olivia Mocarski, both from Wilson.
“Each year, we are pleased to work with our union partners to award Tops associates, their dependents and their grandchildren with college scholarships,” said Frank Curci, president and CEO of Tops Markets. “We proudly support all associates and associates’ family members who choose to further their education by providing funding toward all four years of their educational journey.”
Since the start of the scholarship program in 1989, Tops has awarded $21,700,000 to more than 22,000 recipients.
•John Carroll University announced Kaeleigh Kirkwood of North Tonawanda, a student in the philosophy department, was awarded the William J. Selhorst Scholarship.
The award is presented to a junior philosophy major who demonstrated high academic achievement and great promise in the discipline of philosophy.