Thank You to our 2021 Golf Tournament Sponsors

Thank you to all of the generous sponsors of our 10th annual AUSA-CT / CTNGFI charity golf tournament.   They include:


Presenting Sponsor

DND Construction Services


Distinguished Sponsor

Army Aviation Association of America - CT Chapter


Meritorious Sponsor

Palm Tree Branding and Design


Cocktail Hour Sponsor

The Wilk Family

in memory of

CSM(Ret) John Wilk


Lunch Sponsors

Transfer Enterprises, Inc


The Shookus Family

in honor of

COL(Ret) Anthony H. Shookus

World War II, Korea, Vietnam

United States Army


PVT John Pacyna

World War II

United States Army


Hole in One Contest Sponsor

John & Claudia Godburn


Achievement Sponsors

First Region - Association of the United States Army

CPO's / NCO's - Past, Present & Future

BG(Ret) Gary Ottenbreit

BG(Ret) Dan McHale


Family/Individual Sponsors

102d Infantry Regiment Association

Bad Dog Brewing Company

The Sampl Family

John M. Pensiero

Canel Lodge 700

David & Elaine Krauss

Ceci & Leo Roberge

Richard Miller



David Weeks

Anita Santa-Maria

Scholarships awarded for the 2019-2020 academic year

The Connecticut National Guard Foundation Inc Announces 

Scholarship Recipients for 2019 – 2020 Academic Year

The Connecticut National Guard Foundation, Inc is pleased to announce it has awarded scholarships to the following recipients for the 2019-2020 academic year.

LUKOWSKI, Sarah:  Sarah is the daughter of COL Gerald Lukowski, JFHQ, CTARNG.  She lives in Amston, CT and is a 2018 graduate of RHAM High School.  This Fall she is entering her second year at Suffolk University, Boston MA, majoring in Journalism.

PALYS, Mary:  Mary is the daughter of SSG Joseph J. Palys III, HHC 192d MP, CTARNG. Mary is one of two recipients of the SGT Felix M. Del Greco, Jr Memorial Scholarship.   Mary is attending the University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI.  

SHETLAND, Caitlyn: Caitlyn is the daughter of CPT Andrew Shetland, HHD 1109th TASM-G, CTARNG.  She lives in Griswold, CT and is a 2019 graduate of Griswold High School, Griswold, CT.  She plans to further her education by attending the University of Connecticut, as a freshman, focusing on molecular and cell biology.  In addition to receiving a general CTNGFI scholarship, Caitlyn is also a recipient of the SGT Felix M. Del Greco, Jr Memorial Scholarship.

STRONG, Tyler:   Tyler is the son of LTC Christopher Strong, JFHQ, CTARNG.  He lives in Southington, CT and is a 2019 graduate of Southington High School, Southington CT.  This Fall he will be entering his freshman year at the University of Connecticut, pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering.

SULS, Cameron:   Cameron is the daughter of Howard Suls, 103d Medical Group, CTANG.  She lives in Bedford, NH.   She is currently enrolled at University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC.  She has been accepted into the upper division of her nursing program, pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Nursing.

WILCOXSON, Megan:  Megan is the daughter of COL(Ret) Alan Wilcoxson, CTARNG.  She lives in Shelton, CT and is a 2017 graduate of the Academy of Our Lady of Mercy, Milford CT.  This Fall, Megan returns to The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, pursuing a degree in Strategic Communications.