Young Achiever: Stanley Marciniak
Family: Parents Colleen and Stanley II, sister Molly
School: North Hills High School
Hobbies/Activities: Stanley serves as National Honor Society president and senior class president and is a member of SADD, Hands for Service Club and Spanish Club. He has been elected as class president all four years of high school and recognized with the Trib Total Media Outstanding Young Citizen Award for the past three years. He has volunteered with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, assisted athletes at Special Olympics events and participated with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Light the Night Walk throughout high school. He also organized and co-hosted the It's a Hockey Night in North Hills fundraiser to aid the homeless in Pittsburgh through clothes donations, assisted the Mario Lemieux Foundation through financial gifts and initiated a Pennies for Malaria change collection to purchase mosquito nets for people in danger of contracting malaria in Africa.
Noteworthy: Stanley recently was one of two students named North Hills High School Volunteers of the Year as part of the 2014 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, which recognizes outstanding community service. They will now go on to be considered for the program's state and national level honors.
Quote: “The greatest amount of success arises from total commitment and devotion to one's cause.”
— Adam Brandolph
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.
- Parents, students fight for Moon Area child development course
- Already social media network CEO, Upper St. Clair senior wired for success
- Relief ahead for McKnight Road users
- Bethel Park breaking ground on new fire station
- Young Achiever: Troy Ferguson
- Mt. Lebanon rejects bids to renovate high school rifle range
- Part of Moon Area school will retain name of slain principal