Donors Recognized for Support of Student Relief Fund


From left: Paul Arena, ’09, Stockton President Harvey Kesselman, Chris Dechert, owner and CEO of Stafford Insurance Agency, and Vincent Papaccio, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Reliance Medical Group in Northfield at the event honoring Papaccio and friends for their support of the Stockton Student Relief Fund and Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center.

Galloway, N.J. – Stockton University recently honored Vince Papaccio and friends for their assistance in supporting the Student Relief Fund.

Papaccio, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of Reliance Medical Group in Northfield, and parent of a Stockton student, made the Student Relief Fund a fund-raising priority for the second year.

Last year the effort raised $10,000 and this year $18,000 was raised, with $5,000 in support of the Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center.

President Harvey Kesselman thanked those at the reception for supporting the Student Relief Fund, which assists students who encounter unforeseen financial emergencies.

Associate Dean of Students Craig Stambaugh spoke about the impact that the group had during the last academic year, with over $11,000 awarded to students in need of books, food and housing.  

Guests also toured the new Academic Quad Unified Science Center 2 and Health Sciences Center.

The event was hosted by the Stockton Offices of Alumni Affairs and Development For more information on ways to support Stockton and give back to students, visit

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Diane D’Amico
Director of News and Media Relations
Galloway, N.J. 08205