The Pride of Vista Lions Club recently awarded the 2009 Rocco Valluzzi Memorial Scholarship for Environmental Studies to Jacob Milligan. Pictured left to right is Rocco Valluzzi, Jr., Anita Hutchins, Jacob Milligan, Katherine Valluzzi, Kerry Milligan, and Greg Milligan.
This $2,500 scholarship, in honor of Rocco Valluzzi, the Guiding Lion for the club, recognizes an outstanding student who will utilize their education to preserve, protect, and improve the environment. A 2009 graduate of Tri-City Christian School, Jacob Milligan will move on to George Washington University in the fall. The Pride of Vista Lions Club meetings are held the first and third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at Picket Fence Restaurant in Vista and are open to the public.
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