Foundation Scholars Take the Microphone!

Thu, 04/23/2015

It is with great pride that we congratulate the newest 2015 CWCF Scholarship Recipients. These 17 students have displayed academic excellence, exemplary leadership, and dedication to their careers.

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The College of Westchester Charitable Foundation successfully hosted its 7th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser, honoring 17 scholarship recipients. Tara Rosenblum from News 12 Westchester emceed the event, sponsored by companies including GenRe, DataKey Consulting, and Citibank.

“Recognizing talented students is truly a privilege. I am so very proud of each of our College of Westchester scholars and proud of their families as well. Tonight you are all getting your well-deserved break-through,” said Beverly Tramontelli, President of the CW Charitable Foundation, at the event, hosted at the DoubleTree Hotel in Tarrytown, NY.
The College of Westchester Charitable Foundation thanks General Re Corporation, DateKey Consulting, Wells Fargo, Citibank, Jackson Lewis, P.C. and all the contributing sponsors for their valuable support and congratulates the 2015 Scholarship recipients:
Jonathan Calixto
Carlos Colon
Yizzette Gonzalez-Rivera
Alexandra Gordon
David Guerrero
Josh Intrator
William Owens
Abigail Laissen
Natasha Leslie
Zara Moloney
Brittney Miller
Leslie Ramirez
Jarel Ramirez
Danielle Settembre
Ayanda Watson-Galloway
Husam Zayed
Kevin Zuniga
Meet the recipients:
Bottom row L to R: William Owens, Brittney Miller, Joshua Intrator, Yizzette Gonzalez Rivera, David Guerrero, Danielle Settembre, Jonathan Calixto, Leslie Ramirez. Top row L to R: Jarel Ramirez, Alexandra Gordon, Abigail Laissen, Husam Zayed, Natasha Leslie, Zara Moloney, Ayanda Watson-Galloway, Kevin Zuniga.  Not pictured:  Carlos Colon.

About The College of Westchester Charitable Foundation

The College of Westchester Charitable Foundation (CWCF) (a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization) exists to raise scholarships for students. If not for the CWCF, worthy students, who are in need of a way to supplement their tuition costs, might not realize their educational goals. For more information about visit
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Mary Beth Del Balzo, CW President