Union County Freeholder Chair Bette Jane Kowalski and Freeholders Rebecca Williams and Angel G. Estrada joined former state Senator Raymond Lesniak and Union County Vocational-Technical Schools Board of Education President Jean Perkins in congratulating Freeholder Christopher Hudak on being awarded the Pamela Capaci Hero for Recovery Award during a ceremony for students graduating Raymond J. Lesniak Experience, Strength & Hope Recovery High School in Scotch Plains. Pamela Capaci, formerly the CEO of Prevention Links who was instrumental in establishing the school, presented the award to Freeholder Hudak.
The Raymond J. Lesniak Experience, Strength & Hope Recovery High School is a unique public/private partnership between Prevention Links, one of the state’s leading non-profits focused on substance abuse prevention, and the Union County Vocational-Technical School District. For information about the school, visit eshrecoveryschool.org/. (Photos by Jim Lowney/County of Union)