PITTSFIELD — Fourteen students from across the Berkshires recently completed the 1Berkshire Youth Leadership Program's 10-month leadership initiative. The graduation ceremony for the members of the Class of 2019 took place at Mazzeo's Ristorante in Pittsfield. This is the ninth class in program history.
This year's participants included: Adam Boscarino of Monument Mountain Regional High School; Alex Morin of Mount Greylock Regional High School; Aliyah Heideman of Pittsfield High School; Allison Henderson of Pittsfield High School; Alyssa Anderson of BART Charter School; Annabell Allessio of Wahconah Regional High School; and Avery Price of Wahconah Regional High School.
Also graduating were: Catherine Boino of Wahconah Regional High School; Elena Crane Cuerda of Lenox Memorial High School; Emelyn Theriault of Pittsfield High School; Gwyn Smith of Pittsfield High School; JT Novitsky of Lenox Memorial High School; Madison Tatro of Drury High School; and Szofia Lewis of Pittsfield High School. Ben Lamb was the program director.
The students conducted a yearlong fundraiser and during their graduation ceremony, they provided a check to Berkshire Children and Families for $338 to help support the meaningful work of their organization.
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