Strike Group Visits Guam, Sailors to Volunteer in Community
Written by Phillip Leon Guerrero on September 24, 2018
ASAN, Guam (Sept. 24, 2018) – Sailors from the USS Ronald Regan (CVN 76)
Strike Group will volunteer at the following events on Guam this week:
Island Girl Power (IGP) Beautification and Fair Setup – Volunteers will
assist IGP staff and volunteers with preparations for IGP’s upcoming “Focus
on Life” open house and carnival in addition to maintaining the
organization’s thrift store and community garden from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept.
25-27 at IGP in Dededo.
Saint Dominic’s Senior Care Home Visit – Volunteers will accompany the
home’s residents in their daily activities and escort them to lunch from
9:30-11 a.m. Sept. 25-26.
Mangilao Senior Citizen Center Cultural Exchange – Volunteers will join the
residents in their flag ceremony, exercise, and games from 10 a.m. to 12
p.m. Sept. 25 at the Mangilao Senior Citizen Center.
Catholic Social Services (CSS) Adult Day Care Visit – Volunteers will
accompany the clients in their daily activities and assist CSS staff with
serving the clients’ lunches from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 26 at the CSS
Adult Day Care in Macheche, Dededo.
CSS Guma Ginefli’e Dementia Day Care Visit – Volunteers will accompany the
clients in their daily activities and assist CSS staff with serving the
clients’ lunches from 10:10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 26 at the CSS Guma
Ginefli’e Dementia Day Care in Dededo.
Piti Village Beautification – Volunteers will assist Piti Mayor’s Office
staff with painting and maintenance of the village social hall and water
blasting the steps leading to the Piti Guns from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 27.
Oceanview Middle School Presentations – Volunteers will give classroom
presentations about their military careers and participate in the students’
CHamoru class lessons among other activities from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept.
J.P. Torres Success Academy Beautification – Volunteers will assist school
personnel with school beautification, mentoring, sharing their interests,
and career presentations from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 28.
Chief Brodie Memorial Elementary School: Community Connection – Volunteers
will take part in the school’s “Campus Connection” program during which they
will interact with students and give classroom presentations about their
military careers from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sept. 28.
The Ronald Reagan Strike Group is forward-deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet
area of operations in support of security and stability in the Indo-Pacific
region with Ronald Reagan, the ninth Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft
carrier, as the strike group flagship, homeported in Yokosuka, Japan. Ronald
Reagan, named after the 40th U.S. president, has over 4,000 Sailors on
board, and carries the motto “Peace Through Strength.”