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COMDTNOTE 1710
SUBJ:  MWR LODGING OPPORTUNITIES
A.  COAST GUARD MORALE, WELL-BEING, AND RECREATION MANUAL,
COMDTINST M1710.13B
1.  IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR LODGING OR TRAVEL SERVICES AT AN
AFFORDABLE PRICE, HERE ARE FIVE ALTERNATIVES THAT MAY HAVE
SOMETHING TO OFFER YOU.
 A.  COAST GUARD MWR OPERATES LODGING FACILITIES ON MANY
INSTALLATIONS THROUGHOUT THE COAST GUARD.  THE TYPES OF LODGING
RANGE FROM CAMPGROUNDS TO LIGHTHOUSES.  ALL INCOME GENERATED AT
THESE LODGING FACILITIES STAYS DIRECTLY AT THE LOCAL COMMAND TO
SUPPORT LOCAL MWR PROGRAMS.  YOU MAY GET MORE INFORMATION AT THE
RECREATIONAL LODGING AND TRAVEL LINK AT WWW.USCG.MIL/MWR.
 B.  THE OTHER ARMED FORCES HAVE LODGING OPPORTUNITIES AS WELL.
THE WEB SITES FOR ARMY, AIR FORCE, MARINES, AND NAVY LODGING MAY BE
ACCESSED FROM THE LINK MENTIONED IN PARAGRAPH 1.A. ABOVE.
UTILIZING ALL SERVICES LODGING FOR TAD MAY PROVIDE COMMANDS A
SAVINGS OF APPROPRIATED FUND (APF) AND NONAPPROPRIATED FUND (NAF)
DOLLARS.
 C.  THE COAST GUARD IS A PARTICIPANT IN THE ARMED FORCES VACATION
CLUB (AFVC) VIA A CONTRACT ESTABLISHED THROUGH ARMY MWR.  THE AFVC
MAKES RESORT CONDOMINIUM RENTALS AVAILABLE TO ELIGIBLE COAST GUARD
MWR PATRONS FOR ONLY 264 DOLLARS PER WEEK.  NORMALLY, RESORT CONDOS
RENT FOR UP TO 1,500 DOLLARS A WEEK.  THE AFVC IS OPEN TO ALL
ELIGIBLE MWR PATRONS.  CUSTOMERS MAY BOOK 5-STAR RESORT CONDOS
WORLDWIDE.  THROUGH THE AFVC, ELIGIBLE PERSONNEL PAY ONLY 264
DOLLARS A WEEK AND WITH EACH RESERVATION A REBATE COMES BACK TO OUR
MWR PROGRAM.  YOU MAY LEARN MORE ABOUT THE AFVC AND SEARCH FOR
CONDO AVAILABILITY BY GOING TO THE ARMED FORCES VACATION CLUB LINK
AT WWW.USCG.MIL/MWR.
 D.  THE GOVERNMENT AND ARMED FORCES TRAVEL COOPERATIVE (GOVARM),
PROVIDES LEISURE AND VACATION TRAVEL SERVICES SUCH AS AIR FARES,
HOTEL RESERVATIONS, CAR RENTAL, GOLF PACKAGES, CONDOMINIUM RENTALS,
AND CRUISE SPECIALS.  WITH EACH BOOKING THROUGH GOVARM, A
COMMISSION COMES BACK TO HELP SUPPORT THE MWR PROGRAM.  THE COAST
GUARD IS A PARTICIPANT IN GOVARM THROUGH A CONTRACT ESTABLISHED
THROUGH ARMY MWR.  YOU MAY LEARN MORE ABOUT GOVARM AND UTILIZE
THEIR SERVICES BY GOING TO THE GOVARM TRAVEL COOPERATIVE LINK AT
WWW.USCG.MIL/MWR.
 E.  THROUGH A CONTRACT SET UP BY COAST GUARD MWR, GOLF PACKAGES OF
THE CAROLINAS (GPC) ALLOWS MEMBERS OF THE ARMED SERVICES REDUCED
RATES.  THE GPC MAKES AVAILABLE ALL-INCLUSIVE GOLF PACKAGES TO
ELIGIBLE MWR PATRONS WITH AN AUTOMATIC 5 PERCENT DISCOUNT OFF THE
REGULAR PRICE.  YOU ALSO HELP TO SUPPORT MWR WITH A 5 PERCENT
REBATE THAT IS RETURNED TO OUR PROGRAMS.  YOU MAY LEARN MORE ABOUT
THE GPC AND GET THE TOLL FREE NUMBER FOR BOOKING BY GOING TO THE
GOLF PACKAGES OF THE CAROLINAS LINK AT WWW.USCG.MIL/MWR.
2.  COAST GUARD LODGING, THE AFVC, GOVARM, AND GPC ARE AVAILABLE TO
ALL AUTHORIZED MWR PATRONS AS DEFINED IN REFERENCE (A).  DEPARTMENT
OF DEFENSE (DOD) MWR LODGING FACILITIES ARE ALSO AVAILABLE TO
DEFINED MWR PATRONS, INCLUDING APF AND NAF CIVILIAN EMPLOYEES AT
THE SAME LEVEL THAT DOD CIVILIAN EMPLOYEES ARE AUTHORIZED TO USE
THEIR FACILITIES.
3.  THERE ARE NO MEMBERSHIP FEES OR DUES TO PARTICIPATE IN EITHER
THE AFVC, GOVARM, OR THE GPC PROGRAMS AND YOU ARE NOT REQUIRED TO
ATTEND ANY TIMESHARE PRESENTATIONS.
4.  FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THESE PROGRAMS CONTACT YOUR LOCAL MWR
OFFICE.
5.  INTERNET RELEASE AUTHORIZED.
6.  MR. THOMAS F. FISHER, DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT,
SENDS.
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