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Chamber awards scholarships to business students


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  • Audrey Reid and Nicholas McCormick, recipients of the West Milford Chamber of Commerce scholarships, are seen here with their celebratory cake, which was supplied by Lakeland Bank.




  • The students and their families are, from left, Craig Reid, Kathy Reid, Audrey Reid, West Milford Chamber of Commerce President Rocky Hazelman, West Milford Chamber Scholarship Chairperson Rea Wundrack Lippner, Nicholas McCormick, Patricia McCormick and Martin McCormick.



The West Milford Chamber of Commerce presented $1,000 scholarships to Audrey Reid and Nicholas McCormick.

These two recent graduates received the chamber's scholarships, which originated in 1990 when it was initiated by the Wilbur Fredericks Trust, to help promote young entrepreneurs planning to pursue business courses in college. The Trust continues to support the chamber with a generous donation each year with the remaining monies gathered through chamber fund raising.

The chamber presented the awards at a dinner held in honor of the students and their parents at Momento Restaurant in West Milford with a special desert offered by West Milford Lakeland Bank. Each student gave a short speech summarizing their achievements and goals.

How they are chosenThe recipients are chosen based on a number of criteria, including the fact they are planning to pursue a career in business, grades, activities within and outside of school, volunteer work and scholastic accomplishments. The chamber looks for a well-rounded student.

For more info regarding the West Milford Chamber of Commerce and upcoming meetings and events, visit www.westmilford.com.


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