Prepare for National Safe Boating Week 2014

Monday, March 31, 2014

SMITHVILLE, MO – Summer is fast approaching.  For many, that means undertaking the annual ritual of getting their boats ready for the boating season.  The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary reminds boaters it is important that we give as much thought and attention to safety precautions for ourselves and our passengers as we do in the […]

National Safe Boating Week Public Service Announcement

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Click on link for audio USCG Auxiliary public service announcement for National Safe Boating Week ~ NSBW2013_30sec

2012 National Safe Boating Week to a Wider Audience

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

In an attempt to present National Safe Boating Week (NSBW) to as wide an audience as possible, Flotilla 72, Little Egg Harbor/Tuckerton; decided to engage in a broad spectrum of grass-root events in bringing the NSBW message to its surrounding communities; while enhancing the image of the Auxiliary. Article by: Allison Revy, Jr.; Public Affairs […]

Featured Photo – National Safe Boating Week

Monday, June 11, 2012

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. – Representatives from U.S. Coast Guard Station Charleston and other local rescue agencies visited Cario Middle School on Friday, May 25, 2012 to speak with students about having fun and being safe on the water during National Safe Boating Week. Petty Officer Chad Yingling (L) encouraged students to wear their lifejackets, learn how to […]

Auxiliary promotes NSBW with a Coast Guard Helicopter Rescue Drill

Friday, May 25, 2012

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.─In the middle of National Safe Boating Week, May 23, 2012, an MH-60 Jayhawk Coast Guard helicopter from Air Station Clearwater swooped down over the turquoise waters of the Gulf and within moments, a rescue swimmer jumped out of the open door. Article by Constance O. Irvin, USCG Auxiliary Public Affairs Officer The […]

Division 7, D5NR, Conducts Public Service Announcement Recording Session at its May Meeting

Monday, May 14, 2012

In the last several years the New Jersey boating accident and fatality statistics have increased, rather than following the national downward trend. This caused Division 7 and its flotillas to look beyond the traditional Auxiliary programs and seek a wider approach to raising public awareness about safe boating. Article by Auxiliarist Allison Revy, Jr., Whiting, […]