Update: The First National Museum Honoring The U.S. Coast Guard!

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Great news concerning the first national museum honoring the U.S. Coast Guard! On December 18th, 2015 the Senate passed federal legislation that will provide a financial lift to the long-awaited project planned  for waterfront in New London, CT (a 2004 act of Congress designated New London, CT the home of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, as the location […]

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 […]

Auxiliarists Serve at Norfolk Harborfest

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Norfolk, Virginia – President Ronald Reagan once said that “by working together, pooling our resources and building on our strengths, we can accomplish great things.” Fifty-three Auxiliarists and 12 Auxiliary vessels had the distinct privilege of  working together in a joint federal, state, and local mission to ensure a safe and enjoyable thirty-eighth annual Norfolk […]

Featured Photos: Our Auxiliary’s 75th Anniversary Celebration

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Compilation by James Chin, National Staff – New Media Branch Assistant The cake has been eaten, the facilities have been cleaned, and great memories were made during the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary’s 75th Anniversary Celebrations around the nation. Here are the featured photos: Cake Celebrations aren’t often complete without a cake. Which one looks most […]

Auxiliarists Practice for the Memorial Day Parade

Friday, May 30, 2014

Queens, New York –  Auxiliarists represented the U.S. Coast Guard and the Auxiliary by marching and presenting the colors in the Little Neck-Douglaston Parade, advertised as one of the largest Memorial Day parades in the country. Article by James Chin, National Staff – New Media Branch Assistant Having the Parade Team march in line with […]

Fleet Week NYC 2014: USCG Auxiliarists offer Herculean Support and Heroics

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

New York City, New York – Auxiliarists from throughout the First Southern District rallied together to make Fleet Week a success on the USCGC Campbell (WMEC-909), USCGC Katherine Walker (WLM-552), and at a Public Affairs tent next to the Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum. From May 22 to 26, over 50 Auxiliarists helped guide […]

Miss St. Croix Launches Life Jacket Campaign

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Miss St. Croix is lending her voice to educate the public on one of the Coast Guard’s most important safety messages. Article by Auxiliarist Robert Fabich, Christiansted, VI Contributions by Auxiliarist Steve White, Lake Lanier, GA “WEAR IT” is a message that could save lives. The message is simple. Wearing a life jacket is essential […]

2012 Atlantic City Indoor Boat Show

Friday, February 24, 2012

Participation in boat shows is a staple activity for members of the Coast Guard Auxiliary. It is an opportunity for us to meet the public and share information about boating safety. What makes one boat show stand out from the others is the level of investment that is made in preparing for the event and […]