For Immediate Release
March 19, 2013
Contact: Clarisell DeCardenas
Mayor Pizzi Assists Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior Hight School Model UN Students
Miami Lakes, FL - On Tuesday, March 19, Mayor Michael Pizzi made a donation to the Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior High School Model United Nations Club in the amount of $1,000 to help fund their travel costs for competitions. The Club currently has 30 students who participated in competitions all over the State at various universities, winning the Outstanding Large Delegation Award at Florida International Model United Nations Conference. Mayor Pizzi met with the students in the Club, offering them advice on public speaking, even offering to mentor the students in his spare time.
“The Model United Nations is an innovative educational program that engages students in an exploration of current world issues through interactive simulations,” said Mayor Pizzi.