Pride in Kenilworth Committee was formed by Mayor Michael Tripodi in 1996
with the sole purpose of promoting community pride in the borough. The Committee
is made up of volunteers who give their time and energy for this cause.
the members of the Committee (in alphabetical order) working on projects
for 2009 are:
- Liz Gomez
- Olga Hackett
meets as-needed throughout the year, depending on the activities being
planned. The group plans the 7th annual Octoberfest Street Fair. The Committee
also sponsors mini-scholarships for local students in memory of members
who have passed away. These scholarships are given to two high school
students chosen by the Guidance Department on the basis of academic excellence,
financial need and community service. The Pride in Kenilworth Committee
also runs the annual Holiday Spectacular, and sponsors the 4th of July
Fireworks Festivities, with help each year by the Kenilworth Volunteer
Fire Department and Rescue Squad and Police Department.
the activities is acquired through fundraising or sponsorships. Your support
of these fundraising activities helps the team to run future events.