Guest Speakers Supervisor Rod Winchell and Mayor Dennis Leahy with Contest Winners!

Guest Speakers and Award Presenters Supervisor Rod Winchell and Mayor Dennis Leahy with Contest Winners!

VFW Post 2064 and Auxiliary Honor the 2018 “Patriots Pen Essay” and “Voice of Democracy Audio Essay” Contest- This past Sunday, February 11th Town of Montgomery Supervisor Rod Winchell and Village of Maybrook Mayor Dennis Leahy were invited to speak and present awards at the Maybrook Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2064 annual Patriots Pen Essay Contest and Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest Awards Ceremony.
Congratulations to  VFW Post 2064 Commander Jon Luffman, VFW Auxiliary President Sandy Kratz, Auxiliary District 2 President Linda LaRosa and the members of the VFW Post 2064 for sponsoring this contest for youth in the Town of Montgomery through the Valley Central School District. Congratulations to all of the award recipients and their families!

Patriots Pen Essay Contest Theme: “America’s Gift to My Nation”

Samantha Friedman – 1st Place

Jayden Robinson -2nd Place Halley

Elizabeth Morrison -3rd Place

Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest Theme: “Our Hope for the Future”

Jordan Andrew Mazariegos – 1st Place

Anthony Dziedzil – 2nd Place

Robecca Bonilla – 3rd Place.