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GROUP 1 WINTER 2017 NEWSLETTER PUBLISHED

Group 1 Plans STEM Trip, Requests for Funding

posted Oct 29, 2017, 5:10 PM by Group 1   [ updated Oct 29, 2017, 5:11 PM ]

GROUP 1 HQ: We are excited to announce a new fundraising opportunity we've put together to help raise funds for our planned trip to Washington DC for the STEM expo in April.

We took this trip in 2015 and it was a a great success. The cadets and seniors all enjoyed the trip and got to experience a wide range of activities in the STEM fields. This is the largest expo of its kind in the country!

Details and registration for the trip will be forthcoming. The expo itself will be April 7 & 8 and we are hoping to have a lot of participants. Last year we were able to do a two-day trip with overnight accommodations for only $80.00 per cadet. This year we are hoping to take Cadets from all over Group 1 and our goal is to get the trip FULLY FUNDED!

Our GoFundMe goal is $3000! The only way we can reach this is if you share, share, share our site. Share on your Facebook Page, share on a Twitter feed, share by e-mail to friends and family, and ask them to share too! You can also print the poster that is attached and post it up in the community. We want to get the word out. Please help us reach our goal!

The GoFundMe link is here.

As always, if you have any questions please feel free to reach out to me. Thank you all for your support!

1st Lt Melissa Parker, CAP

mparker@cap602.org

Air Heritage Sponsors Community Dinner and Dance

posted Oct 24, 2017, 6:48 PM by Group 1   [ updated Oct 24, 2017, 6:48 PM ]

BEAVER FALLS- Please see the attachment below about a 1940's-themed dinner and dance on Saturday, 4 Nov. Air Heritage is a huge supporter of CAP and has given CAP numerous tours for our Cadets.

Sq 606 Hosts Hangar Dinner

posted Aug 11, 2017, 6:08 PM by Group 1   [ updated Aug 11, 2017, 6:09 PM ]

GREENE COUNTY- Squadron 606, Greene County, will be hosting a Hangar Dinner to celebrate National Aviation Day on 19 Aug 2017. Please direct any questions to the contact information located in the document.

Group Assistance Requested for Visible Veteran Memorial

posted Jul 12, 2017, 4:16 PM by Group 1   [ updated Jul 12, 2017, 4:17 PM ]

BUTLER- Captain Sean O'Neil, CDC in Squadron 712, is acting as the OIC for a Vietnam Veteran Memorial Service to take place over 24-25 August in Butler, PA. He has requested aid from Groups 1 and 6 (the western third of PAWG) in helping to properly staff this event.

Please see the attached flier with more details, contact information, and UOD.

To sign up, please click here

New CAP National CC Announced

posted Jun 21, 2017, 1:57 PM by Group 1   [ updated Jun 21, 2017, 1:57 PM ]

Good afternoon! 

CAP's next National Commander has been announced! Please share the attached news release with your Squadrons and be sure to share on your social media pages!

http://www.cap.news/southwest-regions-col-mark-smith-named-caps-next-ceonational-commander/

Berry, Nussbaum represent CAP at Senior Expo

posted May 8, 2017, 7:43 PM by Group 1   [ updated May 8, 2017, 7:45 PM ]

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP- Thursday, May 4, 2017 was a great day for CAP PAWG Group 1. Lt Col Kevin J. Berry, PAWG Vice-Commander, and 1st Lt Joshua M. Nussbaum, PAWG Group 1 IT Officer, represented CAP at an expo put on for the residents of Cranberry Township, Butler county. While there, numerous documents, fact sheets, forms, and pamphlets were distributed. Berry and Nussbaum also met Representative Daryl Metcalfe while there.

For more information about Cranberry Township, please visit http://cranberrytownship.org/.

From left to right: Lt Col Kevin J. Berry, 1st Lt Joshua M. Nussbaum, Representative Daryl Metcalfe
Photo credit: James Knight

Berry, Nussbaum, Metcalfe

Group 1 Newsletter Archives Uploaded

posted May 3, 2017, 10:16 PM by Group 1   [ updated May 3, 2017, 10:17 PM ]

Please refer to NEWS >> NEWSLETTER ARCHIVES for any Group 1 Newsletters from Fall 2012 to current. Special thanks to Capt Cindy Gironda for her tireless efforts in creating all those newsletters and to 1st Lt Malisa Silassy for succeeding her.

Group 1 Spring 2017 Newsletter Released

posted Apr 29, 2017, 11:35 PM by Group 1   [ updated Apr 29, 2017, 11:36 PM ]

A special thank-you to 1st Lt Malisa Silassy for her many hours of hard work, formatting, and collecting information for this edition of the Group 1 Newsletter! This link will allow you to see the newsletter across different devices (even smartphones)!

PAWG Conference Location and Registration Announced

posted Mar 14, 2017, 1:27 PM by Group 1   [ updated Mar 14, 2017, 1:28 PM ]

The 2017 PAWG Conference will be held at the Holiday Inn in Grantville, PA, the weekend of 21-23 April. Early-bird signups end one week from tomorrow, on 22 March. Please follow your chain of command if you have any questions and/or would like to sign up.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-civil-air-patrol-pennsylvania-wing-conference-tickets-32215397120?ref=enivtefor001&invite=MTE1NzExNDQvam1udXNzYmF1bUBvdXRsb29rLmNvbS8w&utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=inviteformalv2&ref=enivtefor001&utm_term=attend

GROUP 1 WINTER 2017 NEWSLETTER PUBLISHED

posted Jan 11, 2017, 1:20 PM by Group 1   [ updated Jan 11, 2017, 1:20 PM ]

GROUP 1 HQ- 1st Lt Malissa Silassy, the Group 1 PAO, has published the January 2017 Group 1 Newsletter. The newsletter may be viewed by following this link (it works on a PC, tablet, or smartphone):

Thanks for your time and hard work in organizing and publishing the newsletter, Lt Silassy! It looks great!

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