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Pawtucket Hall of Fame Committee 2017

Officers for 2017

Patricia S. Zacks, Chair
Diane Dufresne, Vice-Chair
Larry Monastesse, Treasurer
David Deloge, Secretary

Board Members

1 Year Appointment

  • Moussa Camara
  • Diane Dufresne
  • William Mulholland
  • Herb Weiss

2 Year Appointment

  • Paul Audette
  • Larry Monastesse
  • Henry Rosenthal
  • Patricia S. Zacks

3 Year Appointment

  • David Deloge
  • Mary Ellen Minton
  • Maria Vaz

The Pawtucket Hall of Fame is a non-profit organization established in 1986 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Pawtucket as a City. The purpose of the Pawtucket Hall of Fame is to honor the contributions of those individuals whose efforts have added to the heritage of the City of Pawtucket.

2017 Pawtucket Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony

The public is invited to its annual Pawtucket Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony on Friday, October 27, 2017 beginning at 6pm (reception), 7pm (dinner)  at the Pawtucket Armory Arts Center (172 Exchange Street, Pawtucket). Tickets may be purchased at the Blackstone Valley Visitor’s Center, 175 Main Street, Pawtucket, RI, open 7 days a week from 10-4pm. Tickets are $45.00 per person (cash or check only) and must be purchased in advance.  Tables of (10) may be purchased to accommodate a group or family, and should be purchased early and as available.  Tickets will not be sold at the door.  Checks should be made payable to: Pawtucket Hall of Fame Committee.

Pawtucket Hall of Fame Committee Announces 2017 Pawtucket Hall of Fame Inductees and Persons of the Year

Eligibility to Hall of Fame

Nominees need not be native born to Pawtucket, but must have had some significant impact on the city as a whole.

A person is eligible for election to the City of Pawtucket Hall of Fame if that person meets any or all of the following criteria:

  • born in the City of Pawtucket 
  • whose reputation was made while a resident of the City of Pawtucket
  • who made the City of Pawtucket the home of their business
  • who has made a lasting impact on the quality of life of the citizens of the City of Pawtucket.

To Nominate a person to the Pawtucket Hall of Fame:

  1. A letter of nomination must be sent to the Chairperson listing the nominee's name and a statement why this person is being nominated.
  1. Additional letters from other individuals supporting the nomination are strongly encouraged.
  1. After the nomination process is closed, interview meetings will be scheduled and that person (or a representative) making the nomination will be invited to appear before the committee to discuss the nomination.

Letters of Nomination should be mailed to:

Patricia S. Zacks, chair,

Pawtucket Hall of Fame Committee

Pawtucket City Hall

137 Roosevelt Avenue

Pawtucket, RI 02860

DEADLINE FOR NOMINATION: Friday - AUGUST 4, 2017

For additional information, please contact Patricia S. Zacks, chair at 401-273-5367 or psz333@aol.com. You may also find us on Facebook "Pawtucket Hall of Fame"

The Pawtucket Hall of Fame is a non-profit organization established in 1986 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Pawtucket as a City. The purpose of the Pawtucket Hall of Fame is to honor the contributions of those individuals whose efforts have added to the heritage of the City of Pawtucket.

News: 

Pawtucket Hall of Fame Committee Announces 2017 Pawtucket Hall of Fame Inductees and Persons of the Year

Pawtucket Hall of Fame Committee Seeking Nominations for 2017 Pawtucket Hall of Fame

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  • October 12, 2017
  • Press Release

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"The City has a long history with and commitment to the PawSox, a team that is woven into the fabric of our community… I am committed to maintaining the affordable family friendly brand of PawSox baseball in Pawtucket."

- Don Grebien

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  • Event

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