Please check the blog page for information on awards given for 2016.
Sorry for all the confusion on the applications. They are found under the “Give or Receive” tag at the top of the home page. After you fill an application hit send. Right now the site does not tell you it has been sent. Please wait a few day and if you do not get a response from F4U try again. We will check our e-mail every day and send a e-mail confirming receipt. Thank you
Yes we are taking applications now till the end of 2016. Awards will be given out in early January, 2017. Please send your applications for the Fighter of the Year and the Andrea Gianopoulos Memorial Scholarship.
When you send only push send 1 time and it should go through. If we receive your application we will send a conformation. If you do not get an response in 7 days please send again. Thank You
Fighter of the Year – Lacie of Missouri, Chelsea of PA and Brooke of Virginia.
Andrea Gianopoulos Memorial Scholarship – Julie of Michigan, Mary of Illinois and Jen of Texas
To everyone who applied we will continue to give out awards as long as F4U is up and running. Take Care
September 7th, 2015. We are now accepting applications for the Fighter of the Year and the Andrea Gianopoulos Memorial Scholarship. Applications will be closed on November 1st, 2015. Recipients will be notified the week after Thanksgiving. The web site does not always show, application sent. Please send 1 time. We will contact all who respond in 3 days. If you do not get a response please send again. We have all applications received to date.
Applications for the Fighter of the Year and the Andrea Gianopoulos Memorial Scholarship are now closed. We will begin the process of reviewing all of the applications and will announce the recipients in October. Thank you to all who submitted applications. Best of luck. Gus Gianopoulos, Andrea’s Father.
We are taking all applications for the Fighter of the Year and the Andrea Gianopoulos Memorial Scholarship. Deadline is September 1st. Go to the top of the page and click on “Give or Receive” then on the drop down click on “Why We Give”. That will give you the applications. Fill out and submit. Sometimes you do not get a response but 99% of the time we do receive them.
We had a successful fundraising for the last 6 weeks. Surprise money from the staff and students at York County School of Technology, our annual yard sale and July 4th concession stand in Lancaster. We are now ready to continue to accept applications for the Fighter of the Year and the Andrea Gianopoulos Memorial Scholarship. Those of you that have already sent them we have them all. We will announce a closing date shortly.
Fighter of the Year, 3 given out. Madison P. of Arkansa, RSD diagnosis January of 2009. Lives at home and does school online. Desiree L. of PA, RSD diagnosis April 2011, lives at home and her motto says it all, “carry on and stay strong”. Nicole T. of Mass, RSD diagnosis January of 2008, lives with her mother and has a service dog.
Andrea Gianopoulos Memorial Scholarship, 3 given out. Ashley L. of NY, RSD diagnosis, May 2011 and is attending college in NY. Payton W. of OK, RSD diagnosis March 2006 and is attending college in OK. Jennifer B. of NC, RSD diagnosis September 1999 and is attending college in NC.