Northport Middle School Essay Contest Winner Flies to Washington

The American Security Council Foundation flew essay contest winners Jayden Diago from Northport K-8 School in Port Saint Lucie, FL and Alex McGuigan from Storm Grove Middle School in Vero Beach, FL on an all-expense paid trip to Washington D.C in December. All enjoyed and learned about national monuments and our nation’s capital.

Visitors enjoyed the Capitol Building, visited the White House, the National Archives, and the Museum of Natural History. Everyone was also invited to dinner with a special guest General Kroesen (three-time Purple Heart recipient and  American Security Council Foundation Board Member).  A special event that served to wrap up the auspicious trip was the Wreath Laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery took place.