Community Assistance

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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...

Community Assistance Grants

FLSC has finished the process for the 2015-2016 year of our Community Assistance Grants. See link below for the complete list of Grants awarded. Thank you also to our Grants Panel for their hard work and dedication. List of 2016 Community Assistance Grants American Legion Auxiliary #411: $250 Lansing American Legion Post 411: $250 Family and MWR: $2800 Living Well Foundation: $500 Leavenworth County Council on Aging: $1050 Cub Scout Pack 1: $300 First Judicial District CASA Association: $300 Friends of LHS PTA Project Graduation 2016: $200 Lansing Lion Backers: $250 Lansing Operation Graduation 2016: $200 L.A.W.S.: $100 The Leavenworth Child Advocacy Center: $300 Leavenworth County Extension Council (4-H Program in...