The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Marine Safety Patrols, Boater Education, Marine Wildlife Preservation, and Public Affairs. If you are looking for a volunteer organization that offers you valuable training and experience while giving you the opportunity to give back to your country and community, the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary is the perfect organization for you! We encourage you to contact us to learn more about the exciting volunteer opportunities with the USCG Auxiliary in the North Shore area. Please contact us today: 1-844-GOCGAUX (462-4289). For more information visit our website at www.USCCACapeAnn.com or our Twitter Feed: @CapeAnnAux. Thank you!
Although some missions require a background check and/or certain physical capabilities, membership in the Coast Guard Auxiliary is open to any U.S. citizen over the age of 17. Are you a Veteran that misses serving? A community member looking for an exceptional challenge? A retiree wishing to remain relevant and active? Or someone looking to make a difference in their community? We train for every mission: boating skills and seamanship, marine safety, air crew, search and rescue, coastal navigation, radio communications, and much much more. All you need to bring is enthusiasm.