Coast Guardsmen volunteer at Jacksonville Ronald McDonald House

Coast Guardsmen volunteer at Jacksonville Ronald McDonald House
ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. — Members from Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville in Atlantic Beach and the Coast Guard Afloat Training Group, based at Naval Station Mayport, participated in a voluntary cleanup day at the Jacksonville-based Ronald McDonald House Thursday. Coast Guardsmen completed grounds beautification, interior cleaning and moving furniture and ended the day with a cookout for the families. “The...

Coast Guardsmen spend day with residents of Ronald McDonald House, donate gifts, money

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Coast Guard men and women from Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville, Coast Guard Station Mayport, Fla., and Coast Guard Security Detachment Mayport raised money, donated gifts and volunteered to spend time with patients and their family members at the Ronald McDonald House in Jacksonville, Thursday. Coast Guardsmen invited the children and their family members to take a tour aboard...

Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg crews give a helping hand

Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg crews give a helping hand
by Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael De Nyse ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Coast Guard crewmembers from several units at Sector St. Petersburg and Aids to Navigation Team St. Petersburg volunteered to work during a duel community relations event at Ronald McDonald Houses in St. Petersburg and Tampa, Wednesday. Approximately 18 Coast Guard crewmembers stationed in the St. Petersburg and Tampa area worked tirelessly...