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Recognition Awards

ACAAP Recognition Awards are designed to publicly acknowledge individuals and organizations for their extraordinary commitment to Catholic school, parish, and institutional philanthropy. Whether board members, advancement or admission professionals, corporations or foundations, recipients of these awards have set the standard for service and dedication. They bring prestige and honor to the Catholic institutions they support and inspire others by example. 

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ACAAP Recognition Awards honor Steven Tenaglia, Rick Goulding, Mary Taylor, Vianna Alcántara, David Erwin, Allison Rivera

ACAAP Recognition Award Winners Are Honored

During the awards ceremony at ACAAP of New England's Spring 2019 Conference the following ACAAP Recognition Award winners were honored for their extraordinary commitment to Catholic school, parish, and institutional philanthropy.  These individuals are an inspiration to us all!

William A. MacNeill Award
Allison Rivera
Saint Martin de Porres Academy
New Haven, CT 06519

The Joseph Simonson Award
David Erwin
Central Catholic High School
Lawrence, MA

The Sister Ann Moynihan, CSJ, Rising Star Award
Vianna Alcántara
Central Catholic High School
Lawrence, MA

The Support Staff Distinguished Service Award
Mary M. Taylor
Xaverian Brothers High School
Westwood, MA

The Outstanding Volunteer Service Award
Rick Goulding
Boston College High School
Boston, MA

The Board Member of the Year Award
Steven Tenaglia
St. John Paul II High School
Hyannis, MA
&
John J. Regan
Catholic Schools Foundation
Boston, MA

Nominations for ACAAP Recognition Awards can be submitted using the online form starting around December and are due prior to the Spring conference.  There are eight different award categories recognizing different ways people can express their dedication.

The 2018 ACAAP Recognition Awards

Congratulations to our 2018 Honorees!

ACAAP Spring 2018 Recognition Award Winners

The Catholic Philanthropist of the Year Award

Dr. Jeremiah J. Lowney, DO

Saint Bernard School, Uncasville, CT


The Board Member of the Year Award

Michael Byrnes

Assumption Catholic School, Fairfield, CT


The Outstanding Volunteer Service Award.

Carrie Reny

Central Catholic High School, Lawrence, MA


The Support Staff Distinguished Service Award

Christina Salzillo

St. Mary School, Milford, CT


The Sister Ann Moynihan, CSJ, Rising Star Award

Elizabeth Murphy

Notre Dame Academy, Worcester, MA


Thank you to all those who submitted nominations!

Awards Committee Chair - Rick Blain, CFRE

Distinguished Past Honorees & Award Description