The St. Francis DeSales family has countless members who deserve to be recognized for their dedication to SFD, their service to others and for their excellence in their chosen professions. If you know someone deserving of an Alumni Award of Distinction, please honor them with a nomination. A dinner is held each May in honor of the recipients.
Those nominated must be living examples that the lessons received during their years at St. Francis DeSales did not end after graduation, but are used throughout life.
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Description of Awards
Sr. Sharon Goodburn Award
This award is given to alumni who have actively shown their dedication to St. Francis DeSales High School after graduation by volunteering their time and efforts to their alma mater.
Msgr. James Berendt/Patrick Rossetti Award
This award is given to two alumni who have excelled in their professional careers and exemplify the DeSales mission to live a positive, productive life. The recipients of this award are examples of how the lessons learned at St. Francis DeSales High School promote continued excellence after graduation.
Forest "Treeze" Sharrock Award
This award is given to alumni who have brought honor to St. Francis DeSales High School through their dedication to serving the community which they live through special projects and volunteer work, and by setting an example for others in their community.
Young Alumni Award
This award is given to two recent graduates of St. Francis DeSales High School, 10 years out or fewer, who have taken the values learned during their high school career to serve his/her community and share their commitment to excellence in all aspects of their daily life.
Barbara O'Riordan Award
This award is given to an individual who did not graduate from DeSales but has given his/her continued dedication and support to DeSales in a variety of ways.