Boys & Girls Clubs of NEPA Celebrates the Holiday Season


The Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeastern Pennsylvania recently held its annual holiday party for Club members.  Members from the Central Club as well as various additional Luzerne County extension sites enjoyed a full course holiday dinner, entertainment and presents.  Scranton Chapter of UNICO was a proud sponsor of this event (other sponsors included Charles Holman and an anonymous donor).  At the check presentation are (l-r) Richard Kasavage, Club director; Jack Brunetti, Scranton Chapter of UNICO president; Julianne Cucura, Club director; Tricia DiBiasi Thomas, Club executive director; Jim Minicozzi, event chairman and Scranton Chapter of UNICO member; Palma Yanni, Scranton Chapter of UNICO vice president; Laura Gentile, Club director of operations, and Debbie Parise, Club business manager.


The UNICO members volunteered their time by serving the holiday dinner to the Boys & Girls Club members.  UNICO volunteer, right side, (l-r) Mike LaPolla and Pat Yanni hand out food to Club member Cole Farrell.



A visit from Santa, Mrs. Claus and an elf capped the night.  Pictured are Club members (l-r) Carissa Coaty, Emilio Rodriguez, Alicia Griffin, Re’Anna Cleveland.