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  • Washington Civil Air Patrol Members Test Crisis Response in Statewide Exercise: “The Perfect Storm” Washington Civil Air Patrol Members Test Crisis Response in Statewide Exercise: “The Perfect Storm”By Capt Jessica Jerwa and Lt Col Jeffrey A. Lustick, Washington Wing Public Affairs, published June 22, 2017 McCHORD FIELD, Wash. – Civil Air Patrol members from around the state are participating in a multi-day training exercise this weekend, beginning Thursday, June 22, and concluding Sunday, June 25. The Pierce County Airport-Thun Field (PLU) in Puyallup, Wash., will serve as the mission base, while five remote staging areas will be activated across the state including Yakima, Spokane, Walla Walla, Bellingham, and Vancouver. According to Colonel James Furlong, Commander of Washington Wing, “We are calling it the ‘Perfect Storm,’ and it is a training exercise to ...
    Posted Jun 24, 2017, 8:41 AM by Jessica Jerwa
  • Employee Volunteer Grants! Get your unit paid by your employer while you volunteer! Have you checked with your employer's HR department to see if they have a charitable matching program? For example, Bank of America, Boeing, and Microsoft each have programs that will donate to your unit in exchange for your volunteer time! Talk to your HR department, then contact wawgpao@wawg.cap.gov​ if you have any questions on how to get started! It's almost like getting paid to volunteer! Bank of AmericaBank of America employees and retirees volunteer thousands of hours globally in our neighborhoods each year. In fact, more than 3,000 charitable organizations benefit from our employees and retirees’ dedication each year. To honor those who ...
    Posted Jun 16, 2017, 10:10 AM by Jessica Jerwa
  • Cadet First Lieutenant Mai Le accepts Air Force Academy Appointment By Senior Member Brandi Mitchell, Bellingham Composite Squadron Cadet First Lieutenant Mai Le has accepted appointment to the United States Air Force Academy Class of 2021!The Air Force Academy is among the most selective colleges in the United States. Many Candidates for admission are judged on their academic achievement, demonstrated leadership, athletics, and character. To gain admission, candidates must also pass a fitness test, undergo a thorough medical examination, and secure a nomination from a U.S. Senator or U.S. Representative in the candidate's home district.The United States Air Force Academy offers a four-year program of instruction and experience designed to provide cadets the knowledge and character essential for leadership, and the motivation to serve ...
    Posted May 30, 2017, 2:46 PM by Jessica Jerwa
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