'Relay for Life" Winners Part of $3,100 Fund-Raising Effort

Published 06.21.2005


College effort raises %243,117 for 'Relay for Life'Two fund-raising efforts on behalf of this past weekend's "Relay for Life"collectedmore than$3,100 for the American Cancer Society.

Thirty creative gift baskets prepared by faculty/staff and students in various campus offices and organizations raised$2,706 − $2,098 in raffle tickets and $608 from a quarter-a-vote popularity contest − and a memorial quilt made by Penn College alumna and retiree Ann R. Durinzi attracted $411 in ticket sales.

The quilt was won by Davie Jane Gilmour, who donated it back to its creator's family, and the gift baskets were awarded as follows (Penn College employees are listed in boldface; hometowns are listed for other winners):

  • "Caged Birds Do Sing," Academic Affairs − Robert Gresko

  • "Book Worm: Inching Your Way to Success," Academic Support Services − Nina Easton of Montoursville

  • "House of Cards," Advisement Center − Tammy Kessler of Orangeville

  • "Harry Potter's Garden Gadgets," Admissions − Linda Miller

  • "A Special Night Out," Business and Computer Technologies − Doreen Shope (retiree)

  • "Young Picasso I," Children's Learning Center − Joan McFadden

  • "Young Picasso II," Children's Learning Center − Ardella Paucke of Jersey Shore

  • "A Taste of Tuscany," College Store − Carol Hall

  • "Indulgence," Counseling and Career Services − Jenn Fullmer

  • "Patriotic Picnic Provisions," College Information and Community Relations − Kathleen Matzinger

  • "Gardening Bonanza," Construction and Design Technologies − Janice Kuzio

  • "Gardening (Birds and Blossoms),"Financial Aid − Tyranni DeWitt of Muncy

  • "Relaxation," Financial Operations and Bursar − Chery Lockard of Williamsport

  • "Baking," Food Services (Campus Center) − Marshall Hull of Montgomery

  • "Bath and Bubbles," Food Services (Susquehanna Room) − Connie Hull

  • "Picnic in the Park," Human Resources − Joann Kay

  • "Fun in the Sun," Information Technology Services − Wayne Sheppard

  • "A Day at the Spa," Institutional Advancement − Kelli Andrews of Williamsport

  • "Picture This," Integrated Studies − Allen Henry

  • "Curl Up With a Good Book," Library − Christine Atkins

  • "Barbecue Gift Basket," Mail and Document Services −Joey Corasaniti of Reisterstown, Md.

  • "NASCAR," Outreach for K-12 − Bernadette Eck

  • "Hot! Hot! Hot!" Professional Development Center − Cheri Heverly of South Williamsport

  • "College Life," Residence Life − Leslie Baier

  • "Beach Blanket Bingo," Registrar − Kay Hoag of Tioga

  • "Father's Day," South End of Executive Row − Dale Landis of Shreveport

  • "Great Escape," Student Activities − Richard Motter

  • "A Night Out on the Town," Student Government Association − Jo Ann Neidig of Williamsport

  • "A Taste of Italy," Switchboard − Michele Hauser of Williamsport

  • "Chocolate Lovers," Workforce Development and Continuing Education − Tim Reichart of Westerly, R.I.