The armed services ymca of honolulu on joint base pearl harbor hickam is holding its annual father daughter dance on february 9 from 5 pm to 9 pm tickets may be purchased at our calling all military kids our art & essay contest co-sponsored by geico is underway and accepting submissions until march 16th. The armed services ymca (asymca) and some partners recently teamed up to treat some soldiers from fort leonard wood to a trip to the armed forces bowl in texas asymca, american airlines, lockheed martin and ausa came together to take 50 representatives, which included soldiers and their. The military service of the young men's christian association (ymca) began work with the canadian military as early as 1866, providing services to the camps of ymca also organized activities such as discussion groups, art groups, musical appreciation gatherings as well as talent nights, poetry and essay contests. Asymca mission statement: the armed services ymca enhances the lives of military members and their families in spirit, mind and body through programs relevant to the unique challenges of military life our art & essay contest co- sponsored by geico is underway and accepting submissions until march 16th. The annual asymca art and essay contest allow children to express their love, appreciation and admiration for their military heroes. The afa sijan chapter is proud of our rich heritage and strong support for the colorado springs air force community squadron reception contributed $1000 to the peterson afb museum fund supported the armed forces ymca, serving local military families sponsored snofest winter festival for military families.
2017 art and essay contest seeks students to express themselves through the written word or artistic expression for the annual world-wide contest co- sponsored by geico, the art and essay contest promotes reading, writing, and creative art, among children and teen dependents of active duty military or retired army,. In addition to active duty, the greater military community includes active duty, guard and reserve, retirees, veterans as well as spouses and family members there are a large number of military wwwasymcaorg the armed services ymca is found in the military community right on base the asymca. Armed services ymca announces family art contest winners by andree swanson special to american forces press service springfield, va, aug 16 , 2000 – clutching two puppies and standing next to her coast guard father, 12- year-old artist kelly schumacher depicted her military family in a marker and pencil.
The packet typically contains: a military family month poster a message from president obama a letter from the national executive director of the asymca military family month program suggestions and guidelines for the annual art and essay contests sesame street for military families free app – addresses topics. For nearly 25 years, ymcas have celebrated military family month, to recognize the dedication, sacrifice, and service of military personnel and their families throughout the year, and especially this november, the sanford-springvale ymca supports military families with programs and initiatives that improve their well-being.
Co-sponsored by geico, the annual armed services ymca art & essay contest allows children to express their love, appreciation and admiration for their military heroes and serves to remind us of the sacrifices our men and women in uniform, and their families, make each day for our country entries for the art contest. Air force junior reserve officer training cadet, lt kristina franke was presented with an award on may 15, at the arlington career center in arlington, va, for winning the armed services ymca national essay contest our annual essay contest allows.
The latest tweets from armed services ymca (@asymca) making military life our art & essay contest co-sponsored by @geico is underway and accepting submissions until march 16th armed services ymca ft leonard wood sent 50 soldiers and family members to enjoy the armed forces bowl this year thanks. Asymca names military family week contest winners by andree swanson special to american forces press service springfield, va, march 26, 2001 – a third-grade air force girl captured the judges' attention in the sixth annual armed services ymca art contest with her pencil drawing of her family's reunion after a.