The Director of the Auxiliary is the direct representative of the Commandant of the United States Coast Guard to the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary. (Title 14, USC Chapt. 23)
The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary is the uniformed volunteer component of Team Coast Guard. Founded in 1939 by an Act of Congress as the US Coast Guard Reserves and re-designated the Auxiliary in 1941. The 30,000+ volunteer members (men and women) donate millions of hours in support of Coast Guard missions.
Mr. Thomas Chalifoux of District Nine (Central Region) Flotilla 18-11 has been recognized as this year's Coast Guard Auxiliary Commodore Charles S. Greanoff Inspirational Leadership Award winner. The following ALCOAST recently announced Mr. Chalifoux' selection along with the other major Coast Guard leadership award selectees. Mr. Lowell Gytri of District Eleven (Southern Region) Flotilla 11-12 earned honorable mention. Congratulations to all nominees and awardees!
See http://www.uscg.mil/announcements/alcoast.asp for full ALCOAST No. 102/13
Posted by Webmaster at 2:46:13 PM on 12 Mar 2013
State of the Coast Guard Address
Admiral Papp delivered his annual State of the Coast Guard Address (SOCGA) yesterday. It was not broadcast live, but it was digitally recorded and will be made available for download and viewing by Coast Guard commands and individuals on a phased release. On Friday 1 March, an e-mail with a link to the SOCGA video will be sent to all Coast Guard Commanders, Commanding Officers, Officers in Charge, Assistant Commandants, and Directors of Staffs who will, as operations and activities permit, show the digital video of the SOCGA at an all-hands session by 15 March. They are strongly encouraged to include Coast Guard Auxiliary and Reserve personnel where feasible. Starting on 15 March, the digital SOCGA will be available at the following link for those who have been unable to participate in a unit all-hands session: http://www.uscg.mil/seniorleadership/multimedia.asp. Units without sufficient internet access can delay viewing until access is available or can use the text copy which will be posted at: http://www.uscg.mil/seniorleadership/speeches.asp. As part of the SOCGA, the Commandant announced the release of the Commandants SITREP 2013. The Commandants SITREP 2013 reports on Coast Guard progress towards meeting the priorities and objectives set forth in the Commandants Direction 2011 and the way forward over the coming months and years. The SITREP is available at: www.uscg.mil/seniorleadership.
Posted by Webmaster at 9:16:29 PM on 7 Mar 2013
Auxiliary Learning Management System (AUXLMS)
AUXILIARY LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (AUXLMS) - BENEFITS, REQUIREMENTS, AND IMPACTS ON AUXILIARY MANDATED TRAINING
1. Purpose: To announce implementation of the Auxiliary Learning Management System (AUXLMS) and associated benefits, requirements, and impacts on Auxiliary Mandated Training (MT).
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Posted by Webmaster at 4:43:24 PM on 18 Jan 2013
2011 AFRAS SILVER MEDAL WINNERS
1. Congratulations are in order for the D5-Southern Region Auxiliary boat crew of Ronald Johnson, Dennis Szeba, Jim Mauk, Bill Gerdsen, and Fred Jelinek for being awarded the 2011 Association For Rescue At Sea (AFRAS) Silver Medal, awarded once a year to Auxiliarists for extraordinary bravery during a rescue at sea! Auxiliarists Douglas Kerr and Debra Kerr of D11-Northern Region were also nominated for extraordinary bravery in 2011. Please read about them in ALCOAST 426/12 at http://www.uscg.mil/announcements/.
Posted by Webmaster at 9:07:31 AM on 29 Sep 2012
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