The organization will also present certificates to a number of honorees, including Maui police officer Trinidad Alconcel, firefighter Troy Kapono Stupplebeen, lifeguard Mary "Nani" Wolfson and medic Doug Vangroenwout. Winners of the VFW Voice of Democracy essay contest and the VFW Patriots Pen essay contest will be announced. Cadet and Commander Sammy Parrella of the Kihei Civil Air Patrol squadron will receive recognition and a medal, and Evelyn Zayas of Kihei Charter High School will be recognized for her work with youth.
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2015-February: VFW Patriots Pen Essay Contest
RANDOLPH: Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7333 recognized an eighth grade student and teacher on Thursday at the Randolph Middle School. Student Rachel Some was the recipient of the state VFW’s Patriots Pen essay contest 2nd place award.