With the 2016-17 season ending, Board 34 had another successful season. The success of Board 34 is the result of the dedication and commitment from all of our members.
Some "highlights" are listed below.
*Over 90 of our members were chosen to work the NJSIAA Tournament.
*Officials vs Cancer raised approximately $1300.00 due to the efforts of Kevin Darby and all our members.
*Special Olympics Group had another successful season with more members then prior years, volunteering their time assisting with the program. Chief Development Officer of NJ Special Olympics, Carman Bannon, presented the Dick Bartello Memorial award to Art and Ann Sheppard at our banquet. *NJSIAA recognized Bob Polniak as their Boys Basketball Official of the Year.
*One of our own, Jim Ostwalt was chosen to officiate the NCAA Division 3 "Final Four".
*New contract with League of Leagues was negotiated.
*Awards were presented at our banquet; attended by over 130 Members/Spouses/Guests. Congratulations to the following members on receiving Awards.
Dick Bartello Memorial Award Mike Lazzanoff Award Ann and Art Sheppard Jack Rowland
Tim Malloy Courage Award Cadet of the Year Award Lloyd Vessels Ed Fontno
Board 34 IAABO Scholarships Tim Bramble & Kim Orfe
Please keep in your thoughts and prayers, our Members and loved ones who passed away this year. They may be gone, but not forgotten.
Thanks to Executive Board, Committees, and Members for their dedication to making Board 34 an outstanding organization.
Have a healthy and safe off season. See you in the fall!