Sister Bernard Agnes I.H.M., principal at Marian High School in Hometown, accepts a check for $16,000 from Susie Gerhard, Marian Director of Development and Alumni Affairs following the Spring Gala, held April 20 at the Mahoning Valley Country Club. The gala included a silent auction, coordinated by Gene Binder and attorney Joseph Velitsky, and a dinner. Dinner committee members included Cathryn Porambo (chairwoman), Susie Gerhard, Tom Gerhard, Margaret Kweder, Renee Srinivasan, Diane Luciana, Wendy Talbot and Deborah Hurst. Also serving on the auction committee were: Nancy Mason and Betty Lou McCall.