OSWEGO, NY – The Oswego Firefighters Association and Gibby’s Irish Pub recently awarded five Oswego High School seniors with scholarships.
The firefighters awarded two $400 scholarships to Emily King and Sarah Hoefer and Gibby’s awarded three $500 scholarships to Brooke Krassowski, Hannah Fitgerald and Matthew Clemmons.
The Oswego Firefighters Association Local 126 raised its money for the Burn/Scholarship Fund through an annual lotto drawing which has been in existence for nearly 20 years.
Some of the money raised also goes to family’s that are displaced or affected by fire at their place of residence.
Gibby’s Irish Pub raised its money through the annual Scott Davis/Jamie Comeford Memorial Golf Tournament.
The tournament is in memory of Scotty, who was an Oswego city firefighter, and Jamie, who was an Oswego city police officer.
This year’s golf tournament will be held on September 7 at the Tamarack Golf Club.
For information, call 207-1083.
Gibby wanted to thank tournament organizers Timmy Davis and Vicky Barry for their tireless efforts in making the tournament a success.