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Whelan '12 is DAR Citizen finalist

Whelan '12 is DAR Citizen finalist

Michael Whelan '12 is recognized as DAR Good Citizen Award finalist

Michael Whelan '12 was honored as a finalist in the DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Good Citizen Award Ceremony held on March 11. Michael was Fairfield Prep's candidate for the competition and submitted an essay.

The DAR, founded in 1890 and headquartered in Washington, D.C., is a non-profit, non-political volunteer women's service organization dedicated to promoting patriotism, preserving American history, and securing America's future through better education for children.

Shown from left: Fairfield Selectman Cristin McCarthy Vahey, Gayle Powell of Joel Barlow HS, Michael Whelan of Fairfield Prep, Olivia Morrison of Fairfield Ludlowe HS, and Pamela Huth, Regent of the Eunice Dennie Burr Chapter.