Mark your calendars for the next Membership Event and let's party with Gatsby!
Get Your Great Gatsby On! Adult Prom
Friday, February 19th. 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Camp Zama Community Club
Deadline to purchase tickets: February 16th!
It's time to get all dolled up for a swinging good time! Join us for a swanky date night or night out with friends. 1920s attire not required, but encouraged. PLUS, get ready to be puttin' on the ritz in a Lip Sync Battle with the song of your choice! You won't want to miss this's going to be the cats meow!

Tickets are available at ZaCSA's East Meets West Gift Shop o
r purchase your ticket online. Admission: $25 ZaCSA Members/ $30 non-ZaCSA Members. Ticket cost is included for those who purchased the Package Deal Program. Admission includes a full buffet dinner.  

More information: Go to the FaceBook event page or email Angela LeMaster, Programs Chair, at Please feel free to invite a friend along too!
Mark your calendars! This is going to be one for the record books!!!
Unite, eat, bid, drink, enjoy!

The 10th Annual Auction calls for something remarkable! For the first time ever, differences will be set aside as superheroes, mutants, villains, and foes all join forces to raise funds for ZaCSA Scholarships for Zama American High School students. Keep your powers at bay…the only way to best your nemesis on this night is on the bidding floor!

We will unite at Camp Zama Community Club, our base of operations, at 6:00pm on Saturday, March 19th. Admission is $15 to be a part of an epic night in an effort to make a difference. Don’t forget to protect your secret identity, get your costume ready, and arrive in style! Visit our event page today!

Purchase tickets at ZaCSA's East Meets West Gift Shop (Building 375), online, or select dates at the PX.
Calling for Donations for the Live and Silent Auction
Your donation makes a difference: Last year, ZaCSA gave $12,000 in scholarships to Zama American High School seniors -- all raised from the ZaCSA Auction event.  
How to donate: Contact Domenika Leinbach at or 090-6503-4991. Drop off your donation at East Meets West, Building 375 or arrange with the contact above by March 10th. Both cash and in-kind contributions appreciated. >>More information.
Welcome to our New Members!
We would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest members: Terrina, Demetricus, Stephanie, and Jennifer! We are delighted that you have joined us and trust that the benefits of membership will meet your expectations. Get ready to mark your calendars for some wonderful upcoming events...all of which benefit our community while building lasting friendships!
Zama Community Spouses’ Association (ZaCSA) offers two scholarship opportunities:
1) Graduating high school seniors in Camp Zama and NAF Atsugi
2) Camp Zama Family Members

Application Deadline:
March 31, 2016

Download application packet at

Contact Susan Preston,
Special Interest Groups: Upcoming Events
Wine Night
WHEN: February 9, 2016, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
WHERE: Quarters 1008, Eagle's Nest, Camp Zama
WHAT: Mardi Gras themed wine night!

Fara McKinley is hosting our February Wine Night on February 9 at 6:30pm. The theme is Mardi Gras! Come meet with friends, taste
some wine, eat some snacks! 
  • Last names A-L bring your favorite wine
  • Last names M-Z bring a festive appetizer to share
RSVP by going to our FaceBook event page or email

WHEN: February 17, 2016 at 6:30pm
WHERE: 1061A Hilltop Way
WHAT:  Please bring $5 for Bunco, 3 $1 bills for LRC, a small snack to share and BYOB. Ladies of SHA, get together to carpool together or take the train. I can pick you up at the walking gate and my husband can drive you to the train station for the trip home. Hosted by Mary Jansen.

Piecemakers and Craft Group
WHEN: February 12th AND February 24
WHERE: ZaCSA Board Room in East Meets West Gift Shop
WHAT: Regular Meeting/Craft Day

Please RSVP to Facebook or
ZaCSA Zama: Add Us Today!
Never miss an event again! Ensure that invites don't get lost in the shuffle! We have a new Facebook profile for ZaCSA Members only. You will get a request from "ZaCSA Zama" or you can add us by clicking 'Add Friend' on the profile page. This will help us be certain that our members utilizing Facebook receive their invites for all of our exciting events! >>Find ZaCSA Zama
ZaCSA's Heart of the Community Award: Charles Levie
The ZaCSA Board is honored to have Charles Levie as the Heart of the Community Award recipient! Here's a brief excerpt from his nomination letter:

"Mr. Levie is always supporting anything that has to do with the school and is a strong supporter of the students. His passion for his students, the High School, and our community is truly deserving of the Heart of the Community Award". 

To read the full nomination letter, please click here. 
Do you have someone you would like to nominate for the Heart of the Community Award? Please click for an application.

Community Grants

ZaCSA contributes funds to organizations and individuals to provide services and programs to the Camp Zama Community. The ZaCSA Community Grants Application Period is now open for the 2015-2016 year. Check the website for deadlines. 

Download the application.

Questions? Contact our Grants Committee Chairperson at

The ZaCSA Board is pleased to announce that the Zama Middle School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) was awarded a $200 grant. To the Zama Middle School PTO, please know that we are happy to support the important work you do and wish you much success in all your efforts!


Volunteers wanted for several amazing opportunities at East Meets West Gift Shop!
Store Volunteers - Become the face of ZaCSA and make a big difference to how our community sees us and the work we do. Help ZaCSa's East Meets West Gift Shop be a success, meet new people, and gain retail experience. Shifts are available in 2-4 hour increments between 11am and 6pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Responsibilities include customer service, cleaning and organizing merchandise, working the register, and other projects as assigned. Please contact Naomi Conner,, if you are interested in volunteering at the store or sign-up through our Sign-Up Genius Link.
50% OFF Membership Fee!

The ZaCSA Membership year runs from June 1st through May 30th and there are many many things to get involved in regardless of when you join! Please download your Membership Application and contact Kayla Pecastaing at  

Encourage your friends to
become a part of ZaCSA:

It's never too late to sign up!!!

ZaCSA is open to all adult members (not just spouses) within the Camp Zama community, regardless of rank or grade, military or civilian. Join us today! 
Membership Mixer

Camp Zama Guidebook 
on FaceBook!

One of the perks of your ZaCSA Membership is to see the additions to our next Camp Zama Guidebook as they come in! This FaceBook site is a companion site to your ZaCSA Camp Zama Guidebook, and shows the updates/corrections to the current book and also new restaurants, shopping, kids activities, day trips, and more! Check it out by visiting ZaCSA Guidebook on FaceBook!  
If you don't have your ZaCSA Guidebook, they are on sale at East Meets West Gift Shop (Building 375), Camp Zama for $10 each. All of the proceeds help to support ZaCSA's mission.  >>>MORE INFO.
Enriching Leadership Opportunities
Interested in being President, Vice President, Treasurer, or Secretary for the next ZaCSA year? Would you like to share your knowledge and expertise while simultaneously gaining valuable skills and life experiences? Being a ZaCSA board member  is a rewarding way to make a contribution to your community and beyond. Become a candidate if these opportunities interest you! Please email our Nominating Committee Chair, Yvette Hairston at if you are interested in one of these positions.

Friendship Group Event:

February 24, 2016
Event time: 10:30am - 1:00pm 


Registration List: 

April Bair, Lisa Bostick, Andrea Carroll McNeil, Fredlyn Chung, Courtney Forrester, Rachele Frickey, Janetlee Hurley, Melanie Kincaid, Tara Ladd, Susanne Leibach, Yoko Lewis, Emilia Long, Ruth Lopez, Linda Malley, Melissa Starken, Fara McKinley, Noor Mithwani, Lara Moore, Dezarai Moulton, Grace Muna, Tanya Richey, Sasha Ridley, Rachael Roggenkamp, Beth Sides, Christen St. Clair, Kim Vogel, Lu Zhang

More details will be emailed directly to each registered person. If you have any questions, please contact our People to People Chairman, Dezarai Moulton at If there are cancellations, Dezarai will call down her standby list. 


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