FLSC Awarded $15k in scholarships

The Fort Leavenworth Spouses’ Club awarded scholarships to students who are accepted to an institution of higher education and are enrolled as a full-time student for the academic year of 2017-2018. This year the FLSC gave out a total of 21 scholarships totaling $15,000 to: HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS: Patrick Bircher, Jonathan Bradley, Adrienne Curl, Holden Giefer, Caitlin Hebert, Abigail Ko, Thomas Lauber, Megan Unrath, Brittany Valieant, Claire Whorton, Caroline Wooten CONTINUED EDUCATION: Lauren Adams, Margaret Franklin, Ashton Harlan, Joshua Harlan, Savannah Langley, Emma Stebbins, Kasey Ward SPOUSE EDUCATION: Alisa Murphy, Katie Robertson, Jessica Wilkins The Award Ceremony was held at 1 Scott Avenue, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. #1 Scott Avenue is significant...

2016-2017 Community Assistance totals $11,775

We are proud to announce that this year, the Fort Leavenworth Spouses’ Club provided $11,775 in the form of community assistance grants to national, state, and local organizations. Many thanks to all of our members, volunteers, and the community who participated in our fundraising events and luncheons. National/State Organizations Camp Jump Start – scholarship fund to send military child Operation Homefront – Backpack program for Ft. Leavenworth students Fort Leavenworth Organizations Operation International – American Orientation Course expenses ACS EFMP – Camp Soar program ACS Field Grade Spouse Seminar –  Supporting seminar classes ACS Army Volunteer Programs – Supporting recognition efforts ACS Financial Readiness Program – Commissary cards for solders and families...

Denim and Diamonds BINGO Night

What is Denim and Diamonds BINGO Night? Denim and Diamonds BINGO Night is a spring fundraiser the Fort Leavenworth Spouses’ Club hosts to raise money for community assistance and scholarships for member families. Each ticket includes entry to the venue, three BINGO cards, and heavy hors d’oeuvres. You get 3 bingo cards to play per game which we will be playing a total of 10 games. We will have multiple winners in a single game as we will play 3 rounds in a single bingo game. Each ticket comes with a paddle number to participate in winning some items that will be up for auction. Silent auction, additional BINGO cards, and opportunity...

October Community Assistance

  The Friends of the Frontier Army Museum are bringing us a hauntingly good program for this month’s luncheon sharing scary stories about alleged hauntings of Fort Leavenworth. I use the word ‘alleged” but living in one of the historic homes on post I have no doubt about the reality of these stories. But I digress… And what can be another scary reality? How about becoming a new parent!?! That’s why this month our Community Assistance project is helping the ACS New Parent Support Program. I have been around the Army a very long time and I am embarrassed to say I didn’t realize how much ACS does to help...