2020 Scholarship Winners

There were 57 applicants for the AFFI scholarships this year.  All of the candidates were very strong.  Congratulations to our winners.  The AFFI wishes the very best to each candidate as they continue their education.


$1000 Winner Parent Local
Michelle Cano Eric Hall Bloomington #49
Ashlyn Klecka Gary Klecka Elmhurst #3541
Nicholas Minnito Dominic Minnito Joliet #44
$500 Winner Parent Local
Alexis Darby John Darby Danville #429
Michael Morris Robert Morris Chicago #2
Carl Reina Carl Reina Berwyn #506
Morgan Ruden Eric Ruden East Alton #2333


Resolution #2018-12, resolved:  that a fund be established to provide a $1000 scholarship to dependents of our fallen as they graduate high school and enter an accredited post high school College, Vocational, or Trade School.  Andrew Capuano, dependent of Daniel Capuano from Chicago Local 2 will receive $1000.  Daniel gave his life on 12/14/2015 while battling a warehouse fire.