Featured Photos – USCG Auxiliary Santa on Ship

Sunday, December 28, 2014

Hopefully, everyone had a Merry Christmas. For this week’s featured photos, we have U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary members dressed as Santa! Despite having slight issues with U.S. Coast Guard grooming and weight regulations, he has no problem bringing some holiday cheer to the rest of us.  

USCG Auxiliary Poem Submission – The Auxiliarist

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

The Auxiliarist By Auxiliarist Jeremy Davis I am an Auxiliarist, I am a proud Guardian of our Nation’s waterways. I am an Auxiliarist, I am a dedicated servant of the American people in the classroom, in the air, and on the water. I am an Auxiliarist, I choose to serve, without pay, to the fullest […]

Major League Auxiliary Lineup for Mets Spirit Award

Monday, September 29, 2014

New York – The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary received the New York Mets’ Spirit Award for Community Service  at Citi Field with over 600 members, family, and friends of Team Coast Guard in attendance on September 26, 2014. Article by Auxiliarist James Chin, National Branch Chief of New Media In honor of the Auxiliary’s 75 […]

Celebrating Our Auxiliary’s 75th Anniversary Around the Nation

Thursday, June 19, 2014

On June 23, 2014, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliarists around the nation will be celebrating the Auxiliary’s 75th Anniversary. Many local flotillas will be having special events and open houses to meet the public and inform them about the Auxiliary and Boating Safety.   Compilation by James Chin, National Staff – New Media Branch Assistant   […]

Memorial Day 2013

Saturday, May 25, 2013

  On Memorial Day, we recognize and remember the service and sacrifice of our armed forces men and women who have given their lives defending our nation, at home and abroad. This holiday is a time to pay tribute to members of our military and to honor the spirit of sacrifice that has helped make […]

Super Storm Sandy Relief Concert

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Randolph, NJ  – The Coast Guard Auxiliary will be hosting a holiday concert to benefit the Staten Island Coast Guard families whose houses were also destroyed or damaged due to Hurricane Sandy.  While the men and woman of the Coast Guard were out helping the citizens of New Jersey and New York  evacuate and be […]

Featured Shipmate – Auxiliarist Sherrie Alverson

Monday, February 27, 2012

After retiring from a civil service job in Georgia in 1971, Sherrie Alverson went on to have second wildly successful career.  Her calling? The Coast Guard Auxiliary. Article by Auxiliarist Mary Bethea, Harrisburg, PA Auxiliarist Sherrie Alverson joined Flotilla 01-03, based in Shell Point, FL, in 1971 and poured her heart and soul into serving […]

Featured Shipmate – Auxiliarist Aaron Forste

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

  What can you do in a year? Some people do nothing. Some people do everything. Auxiliarist Aaron Forste falls in the latter category. That’s why he was rewarded for his efforts with the “First Year Proficiency Award” by his Flotilla, 10-13 based in Wyckoff, NJ. This award holds deep value because it is not […]