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Theresa Awards Dinner

The 23rd Annual Theresa Awards Dinner took place on Theresa’s Birthday, May 5th, 2017, at The Bridgeview Yacht Club. Over 250 guests enjoyed this special evening of fantastic food, music, dancing, and even more fantastic company. Our theme was “Helping Hands,” in celebration of those who volunteer their time, efforts, and love to those with …

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Helping Hands-Theresa Academy “Thanks and Giving Projects”

By: Susan Russo For the 7th consecutive year, TAPA faculty, staff and families collected medical supplies to send back to Guinea with our beloved guest artist, Sidiki Conde. Sidiki, who is a 2008 Theresa Award Recipient, has taught West African drumming and dance at TAPA camp since 2010. During camp, students, faculty and staff collect …

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Summer Camp is Coming!

We are excited to announce the TAPA Summer Camp 2017 theme of Dr. Seuss, with each week focusing on one of his iconic books! Classic selections include The Cat in the Hat, Green Eggs and Ham, and Horton Hears a Who. Each day, students will explore concepts like imagination, responsibility, moderation and balance, trying new …

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Introducing Judy Murdaugh-Jackson, 2017 Theresa Award Honoree

This year’s winner of the Spirit of Theresa Award has been there from the beginning. Actually, Judy Murdaugh-Jackson has been there from before the beginning. Judy and Susan Russo met in New York, even before Susan married Vincent, and well before Theresa began her short life. Reflecting on their meeting at a modeling agency 37 …

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