CLARKS SUMMIT — The Parents Loving Children Though Autism Foundation held its Sixth Annual Anti Bullying Talent Show Thursday, Nov. 9 at the Radisson in Scranton. The first half of the show raised awareness of bullying and the second half raised awareness of homelessness among children and teens.
A total of 302 items were collected for the NEPA Youth Shelter in Scranton.
The show was dedicated in memory of Samantha Anne Milliken.
Performers included Caelan Baden, Riverside Jr./Sr. High School; Brianna O’Brien, West Scranton High School; Talia Brogna, King’s College; Becci Donovan, Luzerne County Community College graduate; John Michael Gigliotti, Carbondale Area High School; Reagan Hawkins, Riverside East Elementary; Ben Knox, Abington Heights High School; Mariah Kumor, Riverside Jr./Sr. High School; Kyle Liparulo, Mid Valley Pride Club, Mid Valley School District; Ryan Repecki, Mid Valley High School; William Russomano, Old Forge High School; Nathan Sadaka, Mid Valley High School; Nina Sampogne, Abington Heights High School; Ava Sesso, Riverside East Elementary; Amelia Smicherko, Riverside Jr./Sr. High School; Meghan Tigue, Riverside East Elementary; Griffin Turock, Isaac Tripp Elementary, Scranton; Ricky Vinansky, Mid Valley High School; Isabelle Van Wert, West Scranton Intermediate; Brayden voAhnen, North Pocono Elementary; Hailey Wychoskie, Riverside Elementary East Elementary;
The Parents Loving Children Through Autism Foundation, LRJ Foundation Mental Health and Wellness Education and the NEPA Youth Shelter were on hand with information.