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Pawtucket Hall of Fame Committee 2018

Officers for 2018

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

Board Members

1 Year Appointment 2 Year Appointment 3 Year Appointment
Paul Audette Cheryl Babiec  Diane Dufresne
Larry Monastesse David Deloge Herb Weiss
Henry Rosenthal Mary Ellen Minton Paul Palange
Patricia S. Zacks

The Pawtucket Hall of Fame is a 501c3 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.

Pawtucket Hall of Fame Committee Seeking Nominations For 2019 Pawtucket Hall of Fame 

Eligibility to Hall of Fame

This award is given to those selected nominees who have gone "above and beyond" in their community service activities and/or who have been vehicles that shine a positive light upon the city.  

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 - July 19, 2019

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.

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