Nicotra Foundation awards $40K to benefit local community

Philanthropists Richard and Lois Nicotra, gathered with 63 of The Lois & Richard Nicotra Foundation grant recipients at their Bloomfield social enterprise eatery, the COMMONS cafe on May 24, 2017, to present a total of $42,329 in awards and scholarships; 100% of the profits from the COMMONS cafe contribute to the funding for these non-profit …

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Nicotra Foundation awards over $60K in grants, scholarships

“Philanthropists Lois and Richard Nicotra gathered with 50 non-profit organizations and scholarship recipients at The Lois & Richard Nicotra Foundation Fall Awards Ceremony at the COMMONS café on November 22nd, 2016. The Nicotras presented $66,199 in awards and scholarships; 100% of the profits from the COMMONS café contribute to the funding for these Staten Island …

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List of Top 50 most influential Staten Islanders released

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Ever wonder who the most powerful people are on Staten Island? Who wields the most influence on the political, cultural, business, non-profit and government landscapes on our borough? Well, wonder no more. A list of the 50 most powerful people on Staten was released yesterday. City & State, a media company …

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