Check out the november issue of The Pinch!

children's holiday party

Gift Wrapping at the PX

Military Life

One Person's PTSD 

Can Affect a Whole Family

Family members of people with PTSD can suffer from secondary stress and experience some of the same debilitating effects.


10 healthy ways to help your kids say goodbye during a PCS

The best thing we can do is show our children that the family is a team, and we are all going to do this together, even if it is hard.




Not an Enlisted Spouse?

Check out the Officer's Spouses' Club

The Fort Meade Enlisted Spouse Club


We are a diverse group of spouses from all branches and phases of life, representing a variety of skills, talents, abilities and interests. From newlywed to retiree, from new parent to empty nester and everywhere in between. We strive to support one another and we also support and give back to the community through fundraisers, donations, our Children's Holiday Party, scholarships and many other ways. There's always something going on, so join today and make new friends, enjoy new experiences, and have a blast!


The purpose of the organization is to promote social and cultural activities for its members, and to support worthwhile services and community welfare projects 

with an emphasis on our Military Community.


The Enlisted Spouses' Club is a 501c3 non-profit organization 

located on Fort George G. Meade, MD.


Why should you join?

  • Meet other great spouses who can specifically relate to you.
  • Get emotional support during the deployments.
  • Enjoy a few hours away from home; all of us need some 'me' time!
  • Receive a great newsletter filled with wonderful information.
  • Participate in an organization whose focus is giving back to the Fort Meade community.
  • Be involved in a great military tradition as spouses' clubs have been around for many years.
  • Be fulfilled by volunteering with a wonderful organization.


Join us the 3rd Thursday of each month

6:30 PM - 9 PM

Potomac Place Neighborhood Center

4998 Second Corps BLVD

Fort Meade, MD 20755.  


*Location and time subject to change.  

Please Email Membership@ftmeadeesc.org for more details.

4998 second corps blvd, fort meade, md 20755

Look what's coming up in the ESC!

Have you heard about The Enlisted Spouses' Club Annual Scholarships? Every year; The ESC awards both Graduating High School Seniors and Continuing Education Students. This award goes to those students who continue to push the boundaries of academia while giving back to their communities by volunteering.

Click HERE for the Dependent Scholarship Application

Click HERE for the Spouse Scholarship Application

Click HERE for the Evelyn Silva Scholarship Award of Excellence
Click HERE for the Membership Scholarship Application

Have you Heard?


All the proceeds of the Post Thrift Shop go back to the community.


The Post Thrift Shop is a 501c3 non-profit organization located on Fort George G. Meade.  

It is operated by dedicated staff, loyal volunteers, and maintained by The Post Thrift Shop Council and overseen by the Enlisted Spouses' Club (ESC).  Profits from The Post Thrift Shop are donated to the ESC and returned to the military and local community through annual scholarships and grants. In the past year we have contributed over $60,000 back into our Fort Meade Community. The funds are also used to sponsor projects like ESC's Children's Holiday Party, 

Clean Up! Fort Meade, care packages for our deployed troops, Project Elf, 

 Wreaths Across America, just to name a few. 


Click here to visit the new Post Thrift Shop web site!

Enlisted Spouse Club's Latest Meeting