Portuguese American Women's Association
PAWA 2005 AWARDS


Teresa Heinz Kerry

THK1 THK2 THK3 THK4 THK5

Women of the Year
Chairwomen of The Howard Heinz Endowment and the Heinz Family Philanthropies


Paul J. Tavares

PT1 PT2 PT3

Lifetime of Exemplary Public Service
RI General Treasurer, long time community activist and public servant, founding member of numerous projects including the Portuguese School in East Providence


Dolores Almeida Seabra

DS1 DS2 DS3

Heritage Award
Mrs. Seabra works for the Red Cross implementing training programs in the Greater New York area. She's also heavily involved in the family business " The Seabra Group" which is involved in the food and communications industries.


Matilde M. Amaral

MA1 MA2 MA3 MA4 MA5 MA6

Outstanding Community Service Award
Matilde is the founder and manager of the Our Lady Of The Rosary Food Pantry

Full details on the Food Pantry


Silvina Estrela

SE1 SE2 SE3 SE4

Outstanding Educator Award
Mrs. Estrela is the founder of various outstanding Early Childhood Education programs at the Silvia School in Fall River


SAP1Susan Antonio Pacheco, President of PAWA

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