The Mogadore VFW Ladies Auxiliary would like to let area students know entry forms are available for current scholarship programs. The Voice of Democracy is for students in grades 9 through 12 and Patriot's Pen is for students in grades 6 through 8. These two essay competitions have a deadline of Nov. 1 for judging on the local level. Additionally, the Young American Creative Patriotic Art competition is available to students in grades 9 through 12. Art entries must be submitted by March 31, 2014. For any questions and more information, contact Edie at 330-628-5027.
Members encouraged to pay dues. The Mogadore VFW 8487 Ladies Auxiliary would like to remind its members it's time to pay their annual membership dues.
Due to an increase by the Ohio Auxiliary on Jan. 1, 2014, members are encouraged to pay their dues before the end of 2013. Also, any member not paying dues by Dec. 31, 2013, will lose their eligibility for a cancer grant until their membership is paid for another full year. SFlb Members wishing to become life members can make a one time payment with the amount calculated according to their age at the end of 2013.
There is also a 12 month payment plan for life membership. For more information, call Janet at 330-633-1125 or Edith at 330-628-5027.