Portugal – Valor and Excellence Awards Ceremony at Salesian Institute in Lisbon
Lisbon, Portugal - November 2020 - From 17 to 19 November, the Lisbon Salesians celebrated, at the school church, the ceremony for the conferral of the Awards of Valor and Excellence to last year's students, held in a restricted form due to the pandemic. A student for each school year, on behalf of their classmates, received the prize and everyone underlined the joy of receiving the recognition, thanking the Salesians for having valued them in the intellectual, moral and social fields. “Today we receive these awards in recognition of the path we have walked in the last year, both at the scholastic and human level. But the credit is not ours alone. It is also thanks to all those who have given us the strength to resist in a moment of enormous uncertainty and change. To them, to the Salesians, our big thanks,” said one of the awarded students.