Donald Bamburger, President of The Mattapoisett Lions Club, one of 45,000 Lion’s Clubs around the world, announced the recipient of 2014 Mattapoisett Lion’s Club Award of Excellence in the amount of $5,000.
This year’s recipient is Rachel Brown, a senior at Old Rochester Regional High School. Rachel has been admitted to the School of Health Sciences for a five and a half year entry-level Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy Program at Quinnipiac University in the fall.
She is recognized for her work in community service, her goals when she completes her studies, and her academic record.
Funds for this award were raised through the efforts of the Mattapoisett Lions at their annual Harbor Days Arts and Crafts Festival and other events throughout the year. For information on how to join the Mattapoisett Lions Club, please go to http://www.mattapoisettlionsclub.org.