The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Program The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program is the United States' largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. The program honors middle school and high school students for outstanding service to others at the local, state, and national level. The program's goals are to applaud young people who are already making a positive difference in their towns and neighborhoods and to inspire others to think about how they might contribute to their communities.
The top applicant in the each state will receive ... • $1000 • An engraved silver medallion • All expense paid trip to Washington DC (April 30th - May 3rd) Please check out the website for more information. Click HERE to start making a difference! The application deadline is November 3, 2015. Girls State Program The Department of Ohio, American Legion Auxiliary, along with the local American Legion Auxiliary Unit choose representatives to go the area at Buckeyes Girls State. The seek candidates who show interest in government, scholastic achievement, exceptional moral character and leadership, ability, maturity, willingness to be involved and on an interview with an American Legion committee. The Girls State program is to train you women, who have completed their junior year in High School, in the duties, privileges, rights and responsibilities of citizenship by providing each attendee the opportunity to actively participate in a democratic form of government. Samantha M. Young was selected as an A-C Delegate this year! She will be attending the Buckeye Girls State program this year in June at the University of Mount Union. American Legion Fairfield Ohio Buckeye Boys State Delegates Christian Meadows and Robert (Lane) Woodruff was choosen as two of the American Legion Fairfield Ohio Buckeye Boys State delegates. They are to be congratulated on their selection to represent their school, our community and post 11 of the American Legion. Buckeyes Boys State will be held on the Campus of Bowling Green State University from June 14th thru June 21st.