Coatesville, Pennsylvania: On June 14th, 2016 the Annual Hometown Heroes awards ceremony hosted by Bob Knecht, President of the Coatesville Community Education Foundation (CCEF) honored the Lifetime Achievement Award in Education recipients and other “Hometown Heroes” who have dedicated themselves to improving the quality of life for our children. The awards ceremony was held at the Coatesville Country Club. In the past CCEF has recognized the Honorable State Representative Harry Lewis, Art Partner’s Director Lindsay Brinton, CASD Bilingual Translator Milton Searles, CASD Teacher Deborah Pieri and Carl Smith CASD Teacher/Administrator and Track Coach. The Academic Team of the Coatesville Area High School was also recognized as an outstanding competitive academic team for 2016. Members of the Coatesville Community; including the CASD, East Fallowfield Phillies, Boy Scouts, the AFROTC, Raider Starz Cheerleaders were in attendance.
PECO’s Energizing Education was program sponsor for the event. A special energy education project created by the children at Regency Apartment’s After School Program and CCEF’s Art of Hope Project was recognized.
Proceed of the benefit went to the programs sponsored by the Coatesville Community Education Foundation.
Learn more about honorees at: https://www.facebook.com/CoatesvilleFoundation.org/