Her essay won first place for Post and third place in District 9, which included nine other VFW posts. This allows people to come together and support each other and communicate with each other about a common topic. Robin Roberts, president of the Post Auxiliary, presented Earney with a bouquet of yellow flowers to signify the soldiers deployed overseas. There were six other essay submissions in the Post essay contest from other middle school students and elementary school students.
English Essay Sample on America: What America Means to Me
My Journey Home . America, My Home Essay Contest | PBS
Pictured from left is Keirsten Klein the 1st place winner, Mallory Page and Madysen Ford were the were the runners up. Have you ever thought about what makes America great? Some of the reasons why I feel America is great are: the people, freedom, and the military. They all help in some way to make America great. The people is one thing that makes America great.
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The VFW is dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation. Established in , our Voice of Democracy audio-essay program provides high school students with the unique opportunity to express themselves in regards to a democratic and patriotic-themed recorded essay. Want to apply?
We have a winner! First place went to Philip Wegmann, an year-old homeschooler from Woodburn, Indiana, and the second place winner is Dora Juhasz, age fourteen, who attends middle school in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan. The contest received over 7, submissions. A total of winning essays were selected. Full disclosure: I was among the team of evaluators for the contest and read of these essays.