On May 9, Englewood Elks Lodge #2378 hosted an awards luncheon for Lemon Bay High School student scholarship recipients and award winners and their families.
The lodge awarded scholarships to Yamileth Gonzalez and Tara Quinn each for $3,000 per year for four years. Also awarded were three $1,000-scholarships to Madison Taylor, Adriana Basile and Kaylee Lombard to attend any vocational/academic institution of their choice. New scholarships awarded this year totaled $27,000.
Awards were also given to each student of the month in the amount of $100 and to the two students of the year who received an additional $300. These awards totaled $2,200.
John Dichazi, Exalted Ruler, presented scholarships to Yamileth Gonzalez, Tara Quinn, Madison Taylor, Adriana Basile and Kaylee Lombard. Students of the Month were Lauren Maheu, Michael Ainsworth, Hunter Scott, Tyler Caron, Sarah Bedford, Jeffrey Fazler, Melenie Torres, Deven Chavez, Ana Beltran Heredia, Austin McDonald, Francesca Gallucci, Cade Huber, Madison Ragazzone, Tyler Caron, Ron Feril, Hyasha Crompton and Michael Reid. Students of the Year were Madison Ragazzone and Tyler Caron.