OSWEGO, NY – Catholic Charities of Oswego County received the Outstanding Not for Profit Award at the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce Small Business Breakfast held May 20 at the American Foundry.
The award is given annually to the nominee that best demonstrates growth in services and employment, staying power, community involvement and customer service.
One of Oswego County’s largest human services organizations, Catholic Charities provides a number of programs that serve youth and families throughout Oswego County.
From its Parent Education Program to its CYO Program and Emergency Services, which includes an active food pantry, Catholic Charities does much to create strong, healthy families.
From left are: president of the board of directors for the chamber Tom Greco of Fulton Savings Bank; executive director of Catholic Charities, Mary-Margaret Pezzella-Pekow; and executive director of the chamber, Beth Hilton.