Summer Camp Scholarship

Mat-Su Sertoma Club is pleased to announce they are offering one full scholarship to attend a 2018 Summer Camp that provides programs to deaf or hard of hearing youth.

The Summer Camp Scholarship is for any Alaskan deaf or hard of hearing student, ages 13 to 18.  The successful winner and Sertoma will determine the location.  The Club covers the cost of the camp session and airfare. Alyssa Akers, the 2017 summer camp winner, traveled to Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. and participated in “Discover Your Future” program with an added bonus of a trip to Six Flags!

To be eligible for this scholarship, a deaf or hard of hearing student must submit an essay of 500 words or less on the topic – “What is important about your identity as a deaf or hard of hearing person in a diverse world?”

Essays are due by November 10, 2017 and should be mailed to the Mat Su Sertoma Club, P. O. Box 874202, Wasilla, AK 99687.  The successful winner will be announced by Thanksgiving.

Camp Scholarship

The Mat-Su Sertoma Club is so pleased to announce our 2017 camp scholarship winner. Congratulations to Alyssa Akers a senior at Colony High School. Through our scholarship program, Alyssa will be attending a Gallaudet University Summer Youth Camp in Washington DC. Gallaudet Summer Youth Camps are designed to provide stimulating summer learning and experiential opportunities that blend excitement, education, … Read more

Sponsorship Opportunities!

It’s time! The 13th Annual Mat-Su Plunge sponsored by the Mat-Su Sertoma Club is scheduled at the Palmer Elks Lodge on February 25, 2017. By sponsoring, you will be immediately recognized on our website, included in public service announcements, press releases, thanked publicly at the event and at the Greater Wasilla and Palmer Chamber of … Read more

2016 Grant Recipients Announced!

The two local charities receiving grants from 2016 Mat-Su Polor Plunge proceeds will be: Warrior Music Booster, Inc. – Coffee Cart Project Food Pantry of Wasilla — Food 4 Kids Program Take the Plunge, or Pledge on a brave soul who plunges to help support the Mat-Su Sertoma Club and its hearing health mission, or … Read more