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Joseph Federico Presents the Inaugural Lou Costello Charity Tent of Paterson, NJ Scholarship Award
Pamela Rivera of the Paterson Charter School for Science and Technology is the first winner of the Lou Costello Charity Tent of Paterson, NJ Scholarship. Mr. Federico, president of the organization, presented the award on June 17, 2013.
By: NJ MET
Paterson Charter School for Science and Technology offers a comprehensive education model devoted to all areas of the New Jersey Core Curriculum Standards and the Cross-Content Workplace Readiness Standards with a further concentration in the areas of science and technology both in subject content and method of instruction.
Miss Rivera was chosen to receive the Lou Costello Charity Tent award in recognition of her scholastic excellence in the areas of science and technology. She will be attending NJIT (NJ Institute of Technology) starting in the fall and plans on studying Biomedical Engineering.
The presentation was made by Joseph Federico at the school’
Originally started in the 1970’s as the Lou Costello Tent by Mr. Costello’
After a long hiatus, former Director and current President Joseph Federico revamped The Lou Costello Charity Tent of Paterson, NJ as a sub-chapter of the National Circus Saints and Sinners of America, Inc. through the permission of the Costello family. The charity tent was established to continue the fund raising principles of the previous tent -- to aid charity organizations and charitable causes by holding fundraisers of various types.
Upcoming projects include a celebrity roast (to be announced), a night at the races and a circus event.
More information about the Lou Costello Charity Tent can be obtained by contacting Joseph Federico at The Lou Costello Charity Tent, PO Box 155, Paterson, NJ 07533 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.