vfwMayor Dennis K. Leahy and VFW 2064 Commander John Luffman and the winners of the VFW 2064 Annual Patriots Pen Essay and Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest.

On Sunday, January 12, 2014, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Dusenberry-Flannery Post 2064 and Ladies Auxilary of Maybrook, NY held their annual Patriots Pen Essay and Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest. The Contest Co-Chairman are VFW 2064 Quartermaster Fred Kratz and VFW 2064 Ladies Auxiliary 2nd Vice President Sandy Kratz.

Patriots Pen Essay Contest
Theme: What Patriotism Means to Me

1st Place Anthony Cannova

2nd Place Roisin Daly

3rd Place Leanna Ramus

Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest
Theme: Why I’m Optimistic About our Nation’s Future

1st Place Julia Provino

2nd Place Casey Kenny

3rd Place Antonio Harris

The Maybrook VFW 2064 also awarded Mrs. Debra Peet of the Montgomery Elementary School the “Citizen Education Teacher 2014 Award”.

Congratulations to all of the award recipients!