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Up Coming Chapter Events

The following is a list of upcoming events for our chapter.  Please mark your calendars and join us at these events!

 

Please join us as Orange West Orange partners with another West Township  West Essex as we raise monies for our Children/Students living in West Orange.  Our partnership will help provide the monies/funds for scholarships that we need to help our Mountaineers to attain their dreams.

UNICO Orange West Orange Chapter in Partnership with West Essex Chapter

Carnival to be held at the Henderson Drive Soccer Field  West Caldwell, NJ

Starting Thursday, May 19th 6-10PM

Friday, May 20th 6-10PM

Saturday, May 21st  1-10PM

Sunday, May 22nd 1- 8 PM

Contact information:  Frank Paolercio 908 531 4379

Ken Broderick 862-324-3038

SO JOIN US!!! 

General meeting Wednesday, Every third Wednesday 6:00 PM Contact: Ken Broderick, House Chair This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Italian-Americans  Bring, a friend. Dinner is $36/person fixed menu.  RSVP: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

April 20, 2016, at our General Meeting at the Rock Spring Country Club, off of Northfield Avenue. We will be hosting an Italian-American Heritage Night. 

The evening will begin at 7 PM.  If you are interested in learning about your Italian background, please join us. Contact: Dr. MJ Berger at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Ken Broderick at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

May 2016 Events.

May 18th Installation dinner at Rock Spring Country Club  $50.00/person, please contact, Carol Cannata at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Our Carnival returns to our new location:  Henderson Dr.off of Passaic Avenue West Essex, NJ  May 19th to the 23rd      No admission, Plenty of food, rides, and games.  All donations will support UNICO scholarship funds for both chapters  Orange West Orange and West Essex Chapters,  Mark the dates May 19th,20th,21st, 22nd, and 23rd.

June General Meeting will be our Annual Scholarship Award Dinner

June 15, 2016 @ 7:00pm

Scholarship Awards Dinner

The 2016 OWO UNICO Awards Dinner will be held on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, @ 7 pm at Mayfair Farms.

Please mark the date on your calendars.  

For more information, please contact Frank V Gonnella for attendance and ticket information  - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

42nd Annual Sport's Breakfast February 21st Sunday

Special Guest Speaker:  Former Giant Harry Carson

To be held at the Tarnoff Cafeteria at the West Orange High School, Comforti Avenue  Doors open: 10 AM

More Information to follow regarding Ticket Prices and sponsorship. Chairperson; Robert Parisi and Sponsorship Chair: Anthony Vecchio

Tickets are $10.00  Come and join the community in Honoring our Students athletes who are are the heart of their teams

 

July 13, 2016,           OWO UNICO Bocce Night

The Chapter's Annual Bocce Night will  once again hold our chapter's Tournament at the Panevino Bocce Courts on Route 10 East, Livingston, NJ   For more information, please contact Chairperson - Joseph Tringali This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it." title="Bocce Chair" style="font-size: small;"> This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

July 27th - July 31, 2016, UNICO National Convention

This year’s UNICO National Convention Will be held in Cambridge Maryland.  Please see National site for more information.  Book your room early

Jimmy V Foundation Bocce Tournament 

The District XI Of UNICO National will host the Annual Bocce Tournament benefiting the Jimmy V Foundation at the Montville, NJ bocce courts.  September 2016.   TBA
Please contact Frank Paolercio This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. about signing up a team for this great

 

On April 20, OWO will be holding an Italian Heritage night. Will be posting more news about this event's information. The Heritage Night will take place at the Rock Spring Country Club 7PM Please let us know you are coming so we may have enough food for the event.

Unico District XI

District News:

To our District XI  New DG: Fred Mongelli

Slate of officers for the year 2015-20165:

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District XI Governor

1st Deputy District Governor

2nd Deputy District Governor

1st Alternative District Governor

2nd Alternative District Governor

District Meetings are every two months beginning in September, November, January, March, May, and July

Scholarship Announcements

The 2015- 2016  Orange/West Orange UNICO Scholarship Applications are now available on the scholarship page of the website. These scholarships are open to all residents of Orange and West Orange and who are attending either West Orange, Orange or Seton Hall Prep high schools. The students DO NOT need to be of Italian Heritage.
 
In addition, there are many Undergraduate and Post-Graduate UNICO National Scholarships available.  These scholarships all have very specific requirements, so please refer to each application.  These applications are also posted on the scholarship page.

Thanks,
Frank V. Gonnella
Scholarship Chairman