Tom Holden Memorial Scholarship Contest 2017

All winners were recognized at a scholarship banquet on March 24.

CFOC scholarship contest 2017

Thank you to everyone, more than 200 students, who entered the 2017 Caring for Our Community Tom Holden Memorial Scholarship Contest.

The top winner will receive a $1500.00 college scholarship and his script will be made into a commercial that airs on WKBN 27.
We will also award a $100 prize to the five runners up and each will be highlighted in a commercial throughout the month of March and April on WKBN 27.

Congratulations to all of this year’s winners.


Alec Cole
Trumbull Career & Technical Center
Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County

Mackenzie Opritza
Lowellville High School
Help Hotline

Izabella Lileas
Trumbull Career & Technical Center
The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County

Mary Wack
Hubbard High School
The Alzheimer’s Association

Santino Diaz-Palma
Struthers High School

Mia Salvato
Trumbull Career & Technical Center
Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation

The Caring for Our Community campaign is brought to you by Huntington Bank, Dunkin’ Donuts, Window World, Safelite Auto Glass, Braking Point Recovery Center and WKBN 27 First News.

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