The Naugatuck Valley Project’s annual MICAH Dinner and Awards’ Evening will

take place this Friday evening, November 2, 2018, 5 pm – 8:30 pm at the Crystal

Room, 98 School Street, in Naugatuck, Connecticut,” said Bonnie Odiorne,

President of the Naugatuck Valley Project.  “It is our opportunity, as an

organization, to honor the unsung heroes among us who quietly get things done.”

   She continued, “This year we will be awarding fourteen individuals with our MICAH

Award.  Each award winner is a very special person within their member

organization and to the Naugatuck Valley Project.  A list of all Honorees and their

Presenter at the MICAH Dinner is printed below.” 

   The Naugatuck Valley Project (NVP) is an organization of faith-based institutions, local

labor unions, and housing cooperatives working together to affect change regarding issues

of common concern to their member families in the Naugatuck Valley.

Honorees and their Presenters – MICAH 2018


Honoree:      Madeline Santiago          

Presenter:    Mirta Fernandez                                                   

Honoree:      Stewart Crouse

Presenter:    Bonnie Odiorne                                    

Honoree:      Ray Odiorne

Presenter:    Bonnie Odiorne                 

Honoree:      Bishop Lionel French

Presenter:    Pastor Dories French                    

Honoree:      Karen Ligi    

Presenter:    Sandy Talbot

Honoree:      Ellie Nuñez

Presenter:    Father Michael Carroll

Honoree:      Maribel Rodriguez               

Presenter:    Brenda Morisette                          

Honoree:      Kathy Bower

Presenter:    Rev. John Thomason

Honoree:      Pastor Madelyn Garcia

Presenter:    Bishop Lionel French

Honoree:      Ed Hawthorne 

Presenter:    Stephen Wierbicki

Honoree:      Donna Finneran    

Presenter:    Father Jim Sullivan

Honoree:      Bob Taylor

Presenter:    Father Jim Gregory

Honoree:      Jason Rinaldi

Presenter:    Father Christopher Ford