The 12th Annual Scholarship Awards Banquet will be held on June 1st at Coco Key Water Resort Hotel & Convention Center, 3580 East Main Street in Waterbury from 6:00 P.M. -11:30 P.M.

2012 Honorees:
Community Service Awards –
Victoria Encarnacion, Southend Neighborhood Association
Outstanding Leadership Award
Carol Williams, IBPOE of Waterbury—Clock City Temple #895
Adrienne Parkmond, Esq., Executive VP of The Workplace, Inc. and Former Chair of National Congress of Black Women
Yoellie Igelsias, H-Networking and Madres Latina Founder
Geraldo C. Reyes, Administrative Aide to the Mayor & Latinos Unidos Spokesperson

Future Leader Award –
Colby Colon, Mentor & Volunteer

Kennedy High School Scholarship Recipients – 
Mohaned Serdah, Wilby High School

Joseph Cortes Memorial Scholarship –  
Brittany Brathwaite, John F. Kennedy High School

Rivera Memorial Foundation Scholarship –
Alaysia Trotman, Wolcott High School


Rivera & Hughes Memorial Park Scholarship
RSVP no later than May 28, 2012 at (203)591-8841
Contribution $40 per person or $400 table seating ten
Tickets may be purchased at
All proceeds to benefit the Rivera Memorial Foundation Scholarship Program