2015 Coast Guard Foundation scholarship program now open

The Coast Guard Foundation scholarship program is soliciting applications for the 2015-2016 academic school year starting Feb. 1 – March 15, 2015. Considerations for the selection of awardees include scholastic promise, motivation, moral character, leadership qualities, and good citizenship. Priority will be given to children of active-duty members.

CG-1705 Memorial Fund

The non-profit Coast Guard Foundation announced it is re-activating its emergency Family Disaster Relief Fund to solicit funds for the families of the seven lost crewmembers of CG-1705.┬áThose interested in contributing to the family relief fund, or to a Fallen […]

itCG-amazing Alaska rescue, six pulled from water, 1,250 pounds of marijuana seized

Two men were found and rescued after they spent 52 hours adrift in the isolated Alaskan Aleutian Islands. The men had to row their 15-foot skiff away from danger and towards their larger 50-foot fishing boat for nearly 31 hours, […]