The next meeting of FOP #21 and FOPA #8 will be held on Tuesday November 15, 2016. We will be holding nominations for Lodge Officers for the 2017-2018 terms. If you are interested in serving as an officer but are unable to attend due to work conflicts, let Recording Secretary Mike White or Financial Secretary Alan Mefferd know and they will make your wishes known. Remember that a member must be present or notify us of their desire to be nominated prior to the meeting to be eligible for nominations.
Dinner will begin at 6:30 pm. The meeting follows at 7:30 p.m.
The fifth round drawings began on Wednesday April 6, 2016 and are based on Ohio’s Evening Pick 3 Lottery Game. Look at the page on the right (FOPA 52-Gun Raffle – Round 5) to see a list of the winners each week. Only 1,000 numbers, from 000 to 999 were available, and the winning numbers are again based on the Wednesday Evening Ohio Lottery Pick 3 Game. Winners each week are featured on here: http://www.fopohio21.org/?page_id=2312
The State Fraternal Order of Police Associates has a Scholarship Assistance program for children of FOP members. A parent or legal guardian must be a per-capita paying member in good standing of the Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio and be either active, retired or disabled. Children of a deceased parent who was a member in good standing at the time of death are also eligible.
The scholarship is awarded on a competitive basis of scholastic merit, economic need and goals in life. The total amount of the scholarship is $4,000 payable in eight installments over a four year period as long as the student is enrolled in an accredited college or university. At least one scholarship is awarded annually.
Applications must be completed and postmarked NO LATER THAN MAY 1st to be considered.
Download the application here: FOPA State Scholarship Application
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