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2016 "Distinguished Citizen" Award Luncheon

Recognizing key leaders who have positively impacted the lives of individuals in our communities.

Previous "Distinguished Citizen" Award Luncheons

2016 Distinguished Citizen Luncheon


Thursday, May 11, 2016

Terry O'ConnorHonoring Bridgeport’s Distinguished Citizen:
Terry O’Connor
The Executive Director of The Cardinal Shehan Center

Dishon FrancisStudent Speaker:
Scholarship Recipeint Dishon Francis

Terry O'ConnorDistinguished Citizen Chairperson:
Bruce T. Silverstone

2016 Gold Sponsors: Aquarian Water Company, First Niagara Bank, People’s Bank, Pullman & Comley, Cardinal Shehan Center, United Bank, Bank of America and TD Bank


Previous "Distinguished Citizen" Award Luncheons

2015 Distinguished Citizen Luncheon


Thursday, March 26, 2015

Maureen and Bruce

The 2015 Distinguished Citizen’s Award Recipient, Bruce T. Silverstone with the Distinguished Citizen’s Luncheon Chairwoman, Maureen Hanley-Bellitto

2015 Benefactor sponsor: United Bank, 2015 Gold Sponsors: First Niagara Bank, People’s Bank, and Pullman & Comley


2014 Distinguished Citizen Luncheon

Thursday, March 13, 2014

The 2014 Distinguished Citizen Award RecipientThe 2014 Distinguished Citizen Award recipient, Michael Niedermier, with Michael LaBella, the Distinguished Citizen Luncheon Chairman

Thank you to all of our 2014 Distinguished Citizens Luncheon sponsors: First Niagra Bank, People’s United Bank, Pepper Street Park, Pullman & Comley, LLC and TD Bank