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Our updated 2017 Annual National 
Convention schedule is available here...

  Logo Contest - Vote Now 

    Our logo contest is coming to a close and the winner will be announced at this year's Convention.  If you have not yet voted, you can go here now.

  Support a Chief's Academy Spaghetti  Social 

    Our Petaluma Chapter is requesting sponsorship for upcoming Chief Academy socials. The cost of a spaghetti social (Active) is $350 and the pizza social (Active/Reserve) is $450. They've created a link for easy online donations. The following classes need support.

R.N. Number
23 Oct 17
17 Nov 17
06 Nov 17
17 Nov 17
Reserve XLVI
27 Nov 17
22 Dec 17
08 Jan 18
02 Feb 18
05 Feb 18
02 Mar 18
05 Mar 18
30 Mar 18
09 Apr 18
04 May 18
07 May 18
01Jun 18
04 Jun 18
29 Jun 18
18 Jun 18
29 Jun 18
Reserve XLVII
09 Jul 18
03 Aug 18
23 Jul 18
03 Aug 18
Reserve XLVIII
06 Aug 18
31 Aug 18
10 Sep 18
08 Oct 18

 Please contact Chapter President
BMC Nicholas George  if you have any questions. 

Find Your Boot Camp Friends
   Interested to find old friends you went to Boot Camp with? If so, Together We Served has made it even easier.

   They have extended their unique "Also There" feature to find more members who were in Boot Camp at the same time as you. Even if they could not remember their training company or platoon, we can match you based on location and start month.
   All you need to do is enter whatever boot camp details you can recall and we will find other members who trained alongside you!
To obtain your Free Full Membership, please go to this special link only for CPOA/CGEA members. 
 Family of deceased Coast Guard members who wish to join CGTWS to create a Remembrance Profile for their loved one should email .
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