Venice, Fla. -
Cadet Airman Leah Bartlett from the Student Leadership
Academy Cadet Squadron was recently recognized for her devotion to one of Civil
Air Patrol’s core values; community service.
Bartlett was awarded the CAP Community Service Ribbon plus
bronze device. The ribbon represents her 60 hours of community service to a
non-profit organization and the bronze device represents an additional 60 hours
of community service.
“Leah is the first member, ever, squadron’s history to
receive this selfless award,” said squadron commander, Capt. Madeline
Bartlett preformed her community service for the Venice
Youth Boating Association, a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to
change young lives by enabling greater self-reliability, self-responsibility
and self-confidence at early age.
The Student Leadership Academy Cadet Squadron is a school
squadron located in Venice, Florida.
Bouchane added, “Leah’s service is a good role model for the
other cadets, we’re very proud of her achievement!”