Sponsored by Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro
Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro is honored to be awarding two returning combat veterans, living on or originally from Long Island, with the opportunity to attend a semester at The Art League of Long Island in memory of Lt. Colonel Joseph J. Fenty, Jr. who was a proud supporter of the arts and recognized how it nurtured the mind and the soul. The scholarship consists of one formal art education class at the Art League’s Center in Dix Hills, NY. Veterans can nominate themselves or have someone nominate them.
Learn how to apply for the scholarship at: http://sskblaw.com/about-us/charities/fentyscholarship/ or send an email inquiry to: Fentyscholarship@sskblaw.com
Lt. Colonel Joseph J. Fenty, Jr., was a patriot who gave his life for his country. He was a brother and mentor to the soldiers he commanded. On May 5, 2006, he and nine soldiers were killed while serving in the Kunar province in Afghanistan when a CH-47 Chinook helicopter crashed during combat operations.
In life, he was a loving husband and son who hailed from Long Island. He attended Connetquot High School where he lettered in wrestling and cross country.