North Country Spouses’ Club announces names
of 2020 scholarship, community grant recipients


FORT DRUM, N.Y. (May 26, 2020) – North Country Spouses’ Club has announced that seven individuals in the Fort Drum and surrounding communities were awarded more than $5,000 in continuing education scholarships during the NCSC 2020 award cycle.

Scholarship winners are as follows:

* Annie Bresko

* Hunter Czajkowski

* Nathan Doremus

* Cassidy Hertzendorf

* Lucas Piroli

* Peyton Sammons

* Whittey Memorial Scholarship: Jessica Wetlesen


Ten organizations were recipients of community outreach grants. A total of nearly $6,000 was distributed to the following groups:

* Carthage Free Library

* Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County

* Cub Scout Pack 26

* Fort Drum Girl Scouts

* Indian River Lakes Conservancy

* Jefferson County SPCA

* St. Mary’s Food Pantry

* USO Fort Drum  

* Victims Assistance Center

* Volunteer Support Fund


The next NCSC Scholarship and Community Outreach Grant cycle will be January to March 2021. Visit to view the applications when open.

For more information on NCSC’s community outreach grants and scholarships, email or You can also find NCSC on Facebook at


(North Country Spouses’ Club)