Community Service

We recognize local community leaders and students through the following:

  • Patriot’s Pen Essay Award for students in grades 6-8
  • Voice of Democracy Essay Award for students in grades 9-12
  • JR ROTC Awards for high school students
  • Public Servant Award for fire department personnel, paramedics, police officers, and teachers
  • Youth Activities Community Award – Boy Scout or Girl Scout of the Year

We also distribute Buddy® Poppies on Memorial Day, which are assembled by vets in VA hospitals who are compensated for their work.