Ladies Auxiliary of UNICO Scranton plans their Fall Fundraiser to benefit local charities. The “Fall Frenzy Raffle” will be held November 1–30 with a winner drawn daily. Gift Certificates including Amendolaro, Ragnacci’s, Angelo’s and many more fill a calendar of prizes. To purchase tickets please contact Lori Nozzi at 570-498-3242 or any member of the Ladies Auxiliary. Winners will be announced “Facebook Live” on Ladies Auxiliary Fall Frenzy Facebook Page each day.  Committee members are seated from left Patti Montalbano, Ladies Auxiliary President; Lori Nozzi, Chairperson; Gayle DeAntona. Standing from left are Diane Alberigi; Barbara Rosetti; Joanne Quattrone; and Barbara Roberts.


Ladies Auxiliary and Chapter Members of UNICO Scranton volunteered at the Friday Bake Sale at Saint Joseph’s Center Summer Festival.  All baked goods were homemade the and included Italian cookies, cakes, cannoli, a variety of breads and more.  Over $1,600 was raised at the Bake Sale Friday night.  From left are: Barbara Rosetti; Lori Nozzi; Patti Montalbano, Ladies Auxiliary President; Diane Alberigi; Sally Henry and Dr. Clarice Zaydon.


Ladies Auxiliary of UNICO Scranton “Annual Bocce Fun Night” was held on Friday, May 31 at the Victor Alfieri Society in Scranton.  The event featured dinner, desserts, raffle and of course, Bocce!  Members of the UNICO Scranton Ladies Auxiliary along with members of the Victor Alfieri Society visited the Center for Independent Living, Transitional Skills Center to present a check for $2,200.00, proceeds from the event.  

From left are:  Dom Dilella; Shawn DeFazio; JJ Goble; Becky Aten; Maddie Havirlak; Tyra Johnson; Elizabeth Johnson. Second Row- Sue Sileo; Jamar Rymer; Chris Dexheimer; Diane Alberigi, Ladies Auxiliary UNICO Scranton; Arielle Wiggins; Ginny Rescigno, Ladies Auxiliary, UNICO Scranton;  Patti Montalbano, President, Ladies Auxiliary, UNICO Scranton; Mari Pacyna; Nick Carr; Christian Budney.  Third row- Kelvin Ortiz; Manny Fernandez; Jahiem Miles; Joe Burke;  James Pettus; Raphael Tlatelpa; Kiely Roegner; Frank Gilchrist; Tim Moran, President and CEO, Center for Independent Living;  Joe DeAntona, President, Victor Alfieri Society and UNICO Scranton member; Jeff Thomas; Mike Mellody; Sam Tomaino, Victor Alfieri and UNICO Scranton; Jim Baress, Victor Alfieri and UNICO Scranton.


Ladies Auxiliary of UNICO Scranton installed officers

Ladies Auxiliary of UNICO Scranton installed officers for 2019–2020. The Ladies Auxiliary holds events throughout the year to raise funds to benefit local charities. From left are Gayle DeAntona, Past President; Diane Alberigi, Treasurer; Mary Marrara, Membership;  Joanne Quattrone, Vice President; Patti Montalbano, President; Danelle Hogan, Corresponding Secretary; Dr. Clarice Zaydon, Financial Secretary. For more information please call 570-346-5304.


UNICO Scranton Ladies Auxiliary recently held its Annual Luncheon at the Elmhurst Country Club and donated $1,700 in proceeds from their purse raffle to Saint Joseph’s Center, Trinity Child Care Center.   “The Ladies Auxiliary holds fundraisers throughout the year to benefit several local charities.

Photo from left: Carole Dougherty; Lori Nozzi; Patti Montalbano, President, Ladies Auxiliary; Diane Alberigi; Sister Maryalice Jacquinot, IHM, President of Saint Joseph’s Center; Joanne Quattrone; Michele Johnston, RN, Director of Trinity Child Care Center; Gayle DeAntona; Danelle Hogan; Ginny Rescigno; Dr. Clarice Zaydon; Julie Yando