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VFW Post 7333 has sponsored Troop 50 for the past 30 years. 2015 VOD Awards The Veterans of Foreign Wars holds two annual nation-wide essay contests that provide students with a chance to win scholarships for writing about patriotic themes.
Essay Contest Theme “Why we say the Pledge of Allegiance” ENTER: Students write a 250 word (or less) essay on this year’s theme DEADLINE: Entries due to local V.F.W. Post by Nov. 6, 2015 AWARDS: Small Monetary Awards at Local, District and State Levels VFW Teacher of the Year This award contest recognizes three exceptional teachers for.Patriot's Pen Essay Contest. 2016-2017. Patriot's pen gives 6th, 7th and 8th grade students the opportunity to express their opinion on a patriotic theme and improve their writing skills, while they compete for worthwhile awards and prizes.The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), formally the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, is an organization of U.S. war veterans, who, as military service members fought in wars, campaigns, and expeditions on foreign land, waters, or airspace. The organization was established by James C. Putnam on 29 September 1899, in Columbus, Ohio and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.
The VFW established the Voice of Democracy program (VOD) in 1947 to provide students grades 9-12 the opportunity to express themselves in regards to democratic ideas and principles. Prizes and scholarships can be awarded at the Post, District, state and national level.
Winning students in the local “Patriots Pen” and “Voice of Democracy” essay contests were recognized on President’s Day (Monday, Feb. 15), at the Licking Memorial VFW Post 6337 Hall.
HARKER HEIGHTS — Middle school and high school students participating in the Veterans of Foreign Wars’ annual essay contests were recognized Saturday.
The Brainerd VFW is a friendly place. Nestled in the heart of downtown Brainerd, you'll find us at 309 South Sixth Street. It is a gathering spot for active military, veterans and non-veterans. Brainerd's mayor occasionally stops in to read the pulse of the community. You can too. Open again!
Monday, December 21, 2015 VFW Essay Winners Veterans of Foreign War members recently traveled to Washougal and Camas schools awarding the winners of their yearly essay contests.
Area students were recognized at a banquet Saturday night for their participation in the VFW District 12 essay contests. The event was held at the Highland VFW with the program organized by District 12 Commander Wayne Moore and Lois Moore of Keyesport. Students in grades six, seven and eight wrote essays on the topic “The America I Believe In.”.
The Patriot's Pen program is open to students in grades 6-8. The 2015-16 theme is: What Freedom Means to Me Our local Winners are: Patriots Pen winners Nolan Middle school April 29th with Dave Daily.
CCISD students in grades six to eight entered the VFW Patriot’s Pen contest, which requires them to write a 300-400 word essay reflecting on American history and how they view today’s society.
VFW Post hosts two essay contests. September 2015. The Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 9400 once again hosts its Voices of Democracy essay contest for high school students (grades 9-12). In addition, the group presents a “Patriot Pen” essay contest for middle school students. The topic for the 2015-2016 Voices of Democracy program is “My.
Custer Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 9474 recently announced the Custer Post winners of the 2016-17 essay competitions. There are different essay contests for different grade levels including a Voice of Democracy audio-essay program for high school students.
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