Ward 3 Democrats Announce Officers & Scholarships

Breaking news from the Ward Three Democratic Committee (Ward 3 includes the North End/Waterfront area)

For Immediate Release
Contact: Jason A. Aluia – 617-523-5258

Ward Three Democrats Elect New Officers & Announce Scholarship Opportunities

Due to vacancies in the executive board of the Ward Three Democratic Committee, members of the committee gathered on March 2nd to elect new officers.

Attorney Daniel J. Toscano was re-elected as Vice-Chairman; Nicole Leo, a neighborhood service coordinator for Mayor Menino was elected Secretary replacing long time ward member Mary Ann D’Amato who was chosen for the position of Treasurer; Community activist Dino DiFronzo was elected to be the new Outreach Coordinator for the committee. All candidates were elected by acclamation and will join Jason A. Aluia, who was elected Chairman in the fall of 2009.

The Committee is also pleased to announce two scholarship opportunities for registered Massachusetts Democrats sponsored by the Massachusetts Democratic Party:

The John F. Kennedy Scholarship is a $1500 award given to one male and one female every year to assist the student with their higher education financial obligations.

The John Joseph Moakley Democratic Internship is awarded every year to a student age 18-13. The student will receive $3500.00 and is required to perform an 11-week summer internship at the State Democratic Party headquarters working with members of the Democratic Party staff to further its mission and programs.

For more information and applications please visit or call (617) 776-2676.