Video of Recruiting/Selection West Point Cadets Webinar

Dear WPSN Member. Were you able to tune into the WPSN webinar Tuesday night about recruiting and selecting West Point Cadets? If so, we hope you found it both interesting and informative and answered any questions you may have had concerning the process. If you were not able to see the webinar, you can now view it at home. COL (Ret) Mike McMahon ‘81, USMA …

Edward John Eberhard, MD  Memorial

Edward John Eberhard MD, “Doc” to many of his friends in the West Point Society of Naples, passed away peacefully this past November. As shared by his family, his proudest local accomplishment was the founding of the West Point Society of Naples. He and his wife Pat were devoted supporters of our Society, cadets, graduates, and the Academy. John Eberhard …

Merry Christmas to an Adopted Family!

West Point Parents Club of Southwest Florida Holiday Happenings The West Point Parents Club of Southwest Florida & West Point Society of Naples enjoyed giving back to a local family in need of assistance this Christmas holiday. Joined by family, friends, business partners and co-workers, they created a little Christmas magic by buying Christmas gifts, groceries & household supplies for …

Army-Navy Game 2020

The West Point Parents Club of Southwest Florida celebrated Army/Navy in a unique way this year – separate but together. Joined together by a group chat on their cell phones, parents watched from couches, hotels and breweries and celebrated Army’s 15-0 shutout against Navy together! Go Army!

WPPC SWFL Raises Funds for DCA

Distinguished WPPC of Southwest Florida Raises Funds for Cadet Spirit & Morale Support Initiatives The West Point Parents Club of Southwest Florida is proud to be one of the 41 clubs nationwide who joined forces and raised funds for the Directorate of Cadet Activities (DCA) Fund to support Corps-wide spirit initiatives to positively impact cadet morale. We would like to …

WPPC SWFL Latest “Boodle Bash”

Distinguished WPPC of Southwest Florida Hosts “Boodle Bash”       WPPC of Southwest Florida had a fantastic event in October packing Boodle for the Southwest Florida cadets. Many participated remotely by sending their items in advance to the Club Leaders’ home address, and a small group gathered to do the packing. By leveraging an Amazon Wish List, those unable to …

2020 Virtual Hail & Farewell Celebration

WPSN Members, As Term-End Exams (TEEs) draw to a close and the academic year winds down, it’s time to celebrate the accomplishments of our graduating Firsties and our incoming Cadet Candidates. The West Point Parents Club of Southwest Florida’s hosted a Virtual Hail & Farewell celebration. The celebration video features pre recorded messages from our soon-to-be 2LTs, local area cadets, family members, and …

Class of 2023 Plebe Parent Weekend

Our Plebe parents have just returned from Plebe Parent Weekend. Many highlights including the unveiling of the Class of 2023 Crest, the banquet, the pinning ceremony, visits to the barracks, tours and time together! Top Row: Cole Breton with close family friends, David & Angela Tow; Kiersten Eggers (’23) w/ H2 Guide on. Middle Row: Noah Sheffield (’23) & girlfriend, …

10th Annual All-Service Academy Golf Tournament

Victory was in the Army’s hands at the 10th Annual Service Academy Golf Tournament on 25 January 2020 at Naples Grande Golf Club. Our WPSN players included: Evan Blanco ’80, Mike Conway ’64, Bruce Korda ’68, Charlie Lieb ’68, Al Olson ’67, Jack Ouelette ’67, Ron Rezek ’64, George Schaefer ’67, Jim Stapleton ’64, Trevor Swartz ’95, Ken Williams ’67, …

Veterans Eligibility Privileges

The Department of Defense is proud to expand commissary, exchange and morale, welfare and recreation retail eligibility to: Facilities like these will be open to the newly eligible patrons starting January 1, 2020: *DoD is required to charge a small fee to new users who are eligible solely under the Purple Heart and Disabled Veterans Equal Access Act of 2018, …