VFW Post 5036 Awards Voice of Democracy Winner
December 20, 2021
St. Charles VFW Post 5036 awarded a first place certificate and check for this year’s Voice of Democracy (VOD) contest winner to Anna Russell, a home schooled freshman. Tom Baxter, VOD judge, presented the award to Anna's father, Scott Russell on her behalf as she was unable to attend the presentation.
In addition to the first place award, Anna also received from our post; a future $1000 a year college scholarship, good for four years. Presenting the commitment letter to Anna's father was Jake Wyatt, the Post Quartermaster.
Beginning with this year's contest, Post 5036 will award a scholarship to each year’s first place winner of the Voice of Democracy contest.
We wish to congratulate Anna on her accomplishment.