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Seneca Valley student earns 3rd place in state essay competition

Congratulations to Sydney Ziatek as she won 3rd place in the state of Pennsylvania for the Voice of Democracy essay competition. Sydney first won the post-level competition for Cranberry Township VFW Post 879, as well as the district-level competition. Sydney was presented her 3rd place award at the 2014 Mid-Winter State Conference in Lancaster, PA.

VOD 2014 Conference Photo

From left: Rex Brown, Post VOD chairman; Christie Ziatek, Sydney’s mother; Sydney Ziatek, third place winner in state competition, Tom Crawford, District VOD chairman; and Les Harvey, District 25 Commander

Seneca Valley students win 2014 local essay contest

Seneca Valley students Sydney Ziatek and Nathan Weinell won a local essay contest sponsored by VFW Post 879 of Cranberry Township. Sydney won first place in the Voice of Democracy contest, and Nathan won for the Patriots Pen. They were honored at an award dinner in Mars, PA during the April 2014 VFW District Testimonial.

Pictured are our Post winners ; Sydney Ziatek for the Voice of Democracy and Nathan Weinell for Patriots Pen accompanied by their families and post members.

Pictured are our Post winners ; Sydney Ziatek for the Voice of Democracy and
Nathan Weinell for Patriots Pen accompanied by their families and post members.

Spring 2014 Veterans’ Luncheon at Elks

Announcing the Veterans Luncheon at the ELKS. We will be helping out at the disabled veteran’s luncheon at the ELKS on April 9th, 2014 11 AM. This is for veterans from the Butler Veterans Hospital. If you are interested in helping call or email the Commander.