VFW Post 9668 has promoted and sponsored the scholarships Patriot's Pen (6th - 8th grade students) and Voice of Democracy (9th - 12th grade students). The 2018-2019 School year theme's are: Patriot Pen; "Why I Honor the American Flag". Voice of Democracy; "Why My Vote Matters".
Teacher of the Year for K-5th, 6th - 8th and 9th - 12th grades classes. VFW Citizenship Education program stimulates interest in America's history, traditions, Americanism, civic responsibility, flag etiquette and patriotism.
This year, 2017-2018, Post 9668 joined in the Scout of the Year Program. An Eagle Scout from Urbandale Troop 96 was our awardee to the IA VFW 5th District to be moved forward. Post 9668 will be looking into adding the Johnston Boy Scout Troop in the 2018-2019 program year and sending forward 2 Eagle Scouts to 5th District and hopefully Department/State and on to VFW National.
If you are interested in learning more about any of these programs, please contact us from the Home page