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October 14 High Flyer

Volunteer Oportunities

Violence Prevention Facilitators Needed

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9th Medical Group

The 9th Medical group is looking for patient volunteers for our Patient and Family Partnership Council. PFPCs incorporate the voices of patients and families into policies, processes, and decision making in the Medical Group. A commitment of a few hours a month can make a change in how we provide care. If interested, contact MSgt Alexis Castillo at alexis.d.castillo.mil@mail.mil

Food Bank

Volunteers needed Yuba-Sutter Food Bank is looking for 6-10 individuals to help sort and pack food the first Saturday of each month. Volunteers may contact Patrick Hamilton with the food bank at 530-673-3834. The food bank provides free food to Beale Airmen and Families the last Friday of each month.   

Junior Achievement

JA's purpose is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. Typically, volunteers will meet with their assigned class for five to seven weekly visits, depending on the grade level and program that you are teaching. Please check our website, www.jasac.org for further information.

Sacramento Stand Down Association (SSDA)

The SSDA is a grassroots, community-based intervention program designed to help the nation’s thousands of homeless veterans on the street. Homeless veterans are brought together at a single location for three days and provided access to resources needed to begin rebuilding their lives. The many success stories originating from SSDA speak for themselves. We have monthly volunteer opportunities for anyone who wants to give a "hand up" to our homeless veteran community. Military, civilians, and spouses are all welcome to volunteer. Please contact david.bobb.1@us.af.mil or john.walters.5@us.af.mil or teresa.brazile@us.af.mil 

Thrift Shop 

The Thrift Shop, located across from the commissary, is seeking volunteers to help sort donations during business hours. Volunteers are needed anytime on Tuesdays 0930-1430 and/or Thursdays 0930-1330. Come be a part of our staff and see for yourself what a fun atmosphere the Thrift Shop can be! There is no longer an Airman's Attic, however, AD/Guard/Reserve members may come to look for uniform items here free of charge. For more information, please call the Beale Thrift Shop at 530-634-1893 or visit our location, 6201 B Street, Beale AFB, CA during business hours of Tuesday and Thursday from 0930-1400, items may be dropped of only during open hours. 

Groups, Clubs & Organizations

The following groups, clubs and organizations are not endorsed by Beale AFB, the U.S. Air Force or the Department of Defense

 

Air Force Sergeant’s Association (AFSA)

 

Air Force Sergeant’s Association (AFSA) Chapter 1372 Your AFSA "Gold Country" Chapter #1372 is a non-profit organization representing the professional and personal interests of active, retired and veteran enlisted members of the United States Air Force and their families. Monthly general meetings are held 1130, every 3rd Thursday, in the DFAC Flag Room. To get involved and learn more about how AFSA can benefit you, contact a council member/squadron rep, come to a meeting, or visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/afsachapter1372.

 

Association of Old Crows

 

The Association of Old Crows (AOC) is a not-for-profit international professional association with over 13,500 members and 180+ organizations engaged in the science and practice of Electronic Warfare (EW), Information Operations (IO), and related disciplines such as SIGINT. The local organization for Beale is the Golden Gate Chapter. www.crows.org

 

A.F.G.E Local 2025 Union

 

The Union meets the last Wednesday of the month at 12 p.m. at the Union Hall Building number 2469, located behind the Base Exchange (BX) in between the Omni (Airman's Attic) and the manual Car Wash on 23rd Street. All current and bargaining unit members are encouraged to attend. If you have any questions you may call David Cogar, Local President at (209) 248-9021or e-mail dyankee6823@yahoo.com.

 

African American Heritage Council (AAHC)

We are proud to announce the establishment of a new private organization here at Beale, the African American Heritage Council (AAHC). The goal of AAHC is to plan, coordinate and direct activities throughout the year that heighten cultural impact awareness between all cultures at Beale and the surrounding community. Please come out and join us!

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact any of the POCs listed below:

President: SSgt Ashley Jasmin

Vice President: SSgt Rashad Patrick

Secretary: SrA Jessica Ortiz

Treasurer: A1C Jarikka Clyde

Media Representative: A1C Lannis Bumck

Events Coordinator: TSgt Aurora Martin

 

Beale Airmen Against Drunk Driving (BAADD)

 

Visit the BAADD Sharepoint (available on DoD computers only) to volunteer.

 

Beale Air Force Association

 

Your Beale AFA Chapter 333 is important to the wing and local community, supporting active-duty military, retirees, and family members.  We support functions and events such as the Wing open house, Operation Warm Heart, the annual Yuba-Sutter Veterans Stand-down, FTAC, community teacher awards, and various educational grant programs including the Pitsenbarger Award.  Monthly general meetings are held at 1200 every 4th Monday of the month in the Contrails DFAC. To get involved or learn more about how the AFA benefits you, come to a meeting, visit the AFA webpage at: http://www.afa.org, or Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/BealeAFA333/

 

Beale AFB Parents Advisory Board (PAB)

 

The Beale Parent Advisory Board acts in an advisory capacity. PAB meets with representatives from the CDC, Youth Center, and the FCC programs once a month. Together they plan events, organize fundraisers and discuss topics that are important to parents and providers alike. PAB also brings any concerns or issues parents may have to the attention of the providers and they work together. PAB meetings are meant to get parents and providers on the same page and working in harmony to make all youth programs at Beale the best they can be. PAB meets the first Tuesday of every month 1130-1230 in the CDC conference room. ALL parents with children enrolled in any of the base youth programs are welcomed to attend. Questions or comments? Join us at the next meeting or Email: bafbpab@gmail.com Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/862649177145994/

(Search Beal AFB Parent Advisory Board).

 

Beale Airmen Talk & Travel (B.A.T.T.)

 

Have the Travel Bug? Want to meet new people? Interested in local events? LOVE ADVENTURES!? Then B.A.T.T. is the club for you! Please join our Facebook Group today at

https://www.facebook.com/groups/BealeTalkAndTravel/

 

Beale CGO Council

 

To develop and sustain an Air Force-wide CGO information network focused on professional development, base support, community service and esprit-de-corps; and advocating CGO officer issues and CGOC organizational status to senior USAF leaders. For more information e-mail Lt Dan Morrison daniel.morrison.12@us.af.mil or 9RW.CGOC@us.af.mil

 

Beale Spouses Club

The Beale Spouses Club is a non-profit private organization dedicated to serving Beale Air Force Base families, base organizations and the local community, while providing spouses’ opportunities to meet, socialize and network with their peers. We are a group of active duty, retired Air Force, and sister service spouses that have joined together to strengthen our military community through social and charitable activities. Please visit us at BealeSpousesClub or email us at bealespousesclub@gmail.com for more information.

 

Beale Playgroup

 

The Beale Playgroup meets weekly and is a great way for moms and dads new to Beale to make friends and get involved.  Find them on Facebook and contact them at bealeplaygroup@gmail.com.

 

Beale Top-3

 

The Top-3 is a private organization with the goal to developing esprit-de-corps and a sense of unity; maintaining and fostering a sense of camaraderie among enlisted members; promoting traditional values and customs; sustaining the health, welfare and morale of the enlisted corps; fostering professional development and readiness; developing leadership qualities; supporting selected initiatives and functions; and promoting Air Force standards and policy.  Like us on Facebook ® "Beale Top 3" and visit us at  Beale Top-3 - The Movers and Shakers of Beale AFB.

  

If you are interested in speaking about the Air Force, your career field, military history, or life in the military, then join the base speaker’s bureau.  As a member, Public Affairs will contact you to address off-base requests from veteran’s groups, schools, professional organizations, military museums, community leaders, etc. PA will set you up with the event POC and all pertinent information.  Interested speakers can email 9rw.pa@us.af.mil or call 634-8887.

 

Beale Cub Scout Pack 64

 

Not currently active.

 

Beale Whisperers Toastmaster Club

 

Toastmasters International is one of the best places to sharpen your leadership and communicating skills in a nonthreatening atmosphere.  They meet at Edu 111 every Tuesday at noon.  For more information, please see http://beale.toastmastersclubs.org/

 

Dry Creek Saddle Club

 

If you own or are planning on purchasing a horse, the Dry Creek Saddle Club offers a 300 acre self-care facility. You have access to your own barn, large arena, 2 round pens and 1000's of acres of trails in the Spenceville Wildlife area. Contact: dcscbafb@gmail.com

 

Beale 5/6

 

The Beale 5/6 is dedicated to providing the framework for molding future leaders at Beale Air Force Base through the promotion of professional and personal growth, continued education, and base/community involvement. E-1s through E-6s may check out the Beale 5/6 Sharepoint site (available on DoD computers only) and become active members by attending the monthly meetings.

 

Single Parents Group

 

The Beale AFB Single Parents Group educates single parents on resources and provide a strong support system. POC is Karen Waples at (530) 634-2863 and karen.waples@us.af.mil

 

BSA Troop 44

 

The Boy Scouts of America, Troop 44, meets here on base in Bldg 3308 – “the Scout Hut”.  Just look for the green canoes, located on Camp Beale Hwy between the Youth Center and Lone Tree School on the Vasser Lake Gate side of the road.  The troop serves the Beale AFB community for boys in 6th – 12th grades.  POC is Scout Master, Rachel Whiteneck cell phone 808-772-8034.

 

Green Knights MMC Chapter 19

 

The Green Knights MMC is a military affiliated and chartered motorcycle club. Our purpose is the promotion and education of motorcycling to the community on and off base, as well as an opportunity to enjoy riding. We work closely with 9 RW Safety and unit MSRs to host safety/refresher rides to base personnel who require them. The Green Knights do not discriminate against any person or type of motorcycle or scooter. If interested check out our Facebook page: GREEN KNIGHTS MILITARY MOTORCYCLE CLUB, CHAPTER 19

 

Sacramento National Contract Management Association (NCMA)

 

The Sacramento NCMA is non-profit organization providing professional resources for those in the field of contract management. Our monthly meetings provide members with professional contracts information, mentorship, and networking opportunities. For information of our next meeting please see: http://www.ncmagoldrush.org  and/or https://www.facebook.com/NCMASacramento

 

USAFA Association of Graduates, Sacramento Chapter

 

   The Sacramento Chapter of the Association of Graduates of the Air Force Academy serves graduates in the greater Sacramento area and Central Valley of California, providing opportunities for fellowship and engagement, professional networking and growth, and service to those in need.  We promote camaraderie among our community of graduates, building on our common experiences as cadets, service members, veterans, professionals, and residents of the greater Sacramento Area and Central Valley.

   Participation is open to all Air Force Academy graduates.  No membership required.
   To learn more about our chapter, please visit our web site at http://www.sacaog.usafachapters.org.

   To keep informed of chapter activities, please register for our Mailchimp email list (http://eepurl.com/dLIYeU).

 

The Yuba Sutter Tri Club

 

The Yuba Sutter Tri Club welcomes athletes of all levels who like to swim, bike, and run!  Members range from those who just enjoy a good swim and occasional jog to Ironman finishers!  You don’t have to commit to 140.6 miles to be part of the YSTC family (but we will definitely support you along the way!)  Find us on Facebook or visit www.yubasuttertriclub.com

 

 

 

 

 

BAAD Drivers Needed

If you need a ride, call

530-300-8315

Beale Airmen Against Drunk Driving seeks volunteer drivers every weekend to help prevent DUI incidences among our Airmen.

If you would like to volunteer to save lives please go online to BAAD (click here) and fill out the online form by Friday morning.

If you have not filled out an MFR and Waiver you can find them on the website, please include them with your volunteer signup form. If you have previously filled out an MFR and Waiver just indicate that on the signup form.

To volunteer as a BADD driver, please email baddairmen@gmail.com.

If you need a ride, call

530-300-8315