USCG AUXILIARY MEETING -
June 12, 2018
Meeting Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: CALS Building, UOG, RM. 104
May 19-25 - National Safe Boating Week
May 18 - NSBW Proclamation Signing at Adelup, 3:30 p.m.
May 19 - National Safe Boating Display Event - Agana Shopping Center, 10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
May 20 - Ramp Watch - Agat Marina, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
May 22 - Ramp Watch - Merizo Pier, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
May 26 - Ramp Watch - Agana Marina, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, 20 May 2018
Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to the USCGAUX team who assisted with the Ramp Watch/Vessel Safety Check (VFC) on May 20, 2018 at the Agat Marina!
Saturday, 19 May 2018
Enjoy the 2018 National Safe Boating Week snapshots below, including a special feature from the Life Jacket Fashion Show held May 19, 2018. Kudos to the following for their participation: USCG, USCG Auxiliary, Guam Fire Department, Guam Police Department, Guam Homeland Security, Sea Grant, Coral Reef, Boat Shop Guam, and numerous participants! We look forward to seeing you at next year’s display event!
Sunday, 13 May 2018
The Public Affairs Directorate's 2018 Public Affairs Contest
is now open to all Auxiliary members!
Attention all Auxiliary members. The long awaited 2018 Public Affairs Contest is finally here.
By submitting your entries you can see how your talents compare to other Auxiliarists.
If you win, you will not only receive a plaque memorializing your talents, but your work will also be featured in a National publication and on the Public Affairs National Website.
There are four categories that an Auxiliarist may enter. You may compete in one, two, three or all four categories to test your writing, publicizing, photography, or videography talents.
- Public Affairs Contest
- Publication Contest
- Photo Contest
- Video Contest
Get your application(s) submission(s) in early and often. Good luck and have a blast telling the Coast Guard story!
Submissions for all categories must be received no later than 15 June 2018. There are no exceptions to this deadline. Don't wait or you will lose your chance to shine!
Each first-place winner will be announced and presented with a plaque at the 2018 Coast Guard Auxiliary National Conference (NACON).
For additional information and guidelines please click on the link below or visit the Public Affairs website and click on the tab for Contest 2018.
Check out last year’s winners to see if you’ve got what it takes! Go to this link:
Thursday, 10 May 2018
May 19 through 25, 2018 is National Safe Boating Week. The volunteer membership of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Guam Flotilla 140-02-24, together with the United States Coast Guard, Guam Police Department, Guam Fire Department, Guam Customs and Quarantine, Guam Homeland Security, NOAA, Sea Grant, Coral Reef, Boat Shop Guam, Sharks MADE, and local marine dealers want to remind local boaters to have the proper gear, and when it comes to life jackets to always, “Wear It!”
The public is invited to attend the celebration of Guam Safe Boating Week, part of the 2018 North American Safe Boating Campaign. Sponsored jointly by the U.S. Coast Guard, USCG Auxiliary, and the National Safe Boating Council, the safe boating activities are designed to increase the awareness of safety for boaters and water enthusiasts. This campaign will kick-off with a Proclamation signing on May 18, 2018 issued by the
Lt. Gov. Raymond Tenorio.
A legislative resolution introduced by Senator Telena Nelson will also be presented during the annual National Safe Boating Display at the Agana Shopping Center on Saturday, May 19, 2018. The display will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and feature safety equipment and capabilities of each participating agency.
Ramp watches will also be held on May 20 at the Agat Marina from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., May 22 at the Merizo Pier from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., and May 26 at the Agana Marina from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Those interested in a free vessel safety check may also contact the USCG Auxiliary.
The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary is the uniformed volunteer component of the United States Coast Guard created by an Act of Congress in 1939. The Auxiliary assists the Coast Guard in many of its missions. For more information, visit http://uscgauxiliaryguam.blogspot.com or e-mail the Guam Flotilla National Safe Boating Week Activities Chairperson, Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera at firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com.