Awards Season

********** From the Chief Administrative Officer ********** Greetings Region 3, It is that time of year when it comes time to recognize the achievements of our members and chapters and to select those who will compete internationally for the “of the year” awards. Please be sure to review the manual and ensure that the nominations […]

The Challenger Seven

Chaplain Chris Lovejoy Chaplain, USS Corsair NCC-26556 Chaplain Liaison, Region 3 Today, as I sit here, I reflect on a great tragedy that befell the US and the Space Program; the Challenger Disaster. I was but three years old at the time, but I still feel the weight of it. Seven NASA astronauts gave their lives, […]

RC Cup Update

Greetings to all you generous souls in Region 3! Those of you who read Fleet Channels know already that the first annual Regional Coordinators Charity Cup was a tie between the USS Artemis and the USS Zavala. I’d like to update everyone with just what it is they won! Both these chapters were a huge […]

New Year updates

Ahoy Region 3! I hope everyone had a great holiday season, and made into this new year safely. Having read the MSR’s it seems a great many of you gathered together in various forms this past month, and that warms my cold, dead heart. Banding together is what SFI about, what it is supposed to […]

Fleet Channels – Winter Edition

Greetings Region 3! As an unexpected surprise the Communications Department just informed me that the Winter edition of Fleet Channels has been completed and uploaded. So as gift to us all, I am proud to present to you our close out document for 2016! Fleet Channels – 2016 Winter Edition  Thank you very much to […]

New Region 3 Handbook Published

I am pleased to announce that the new Region 3 Handbook, 2016 edition, is published! It is available in our documents section, and the old one has been moved to its place in the archive. Or just click HERE!   Thank you to Lucy Franck, Brian Landry and Steve Sardeson for editing.

R3 Charity Weekend (where will you be?!)

Greetings Region 3! This weekend many of us have Extra-Life, or other charity events, and a few of us are doing things at a later time. I’ve attempted to compile the list of chapters hosting events. If you are hosting an event, please send me the information and I will get you added to it. […]

Extra-Life ‘Coordinator’s Cup

Greetings Region 3, As was hinted at since last year, we’ve come up with the criteria for this rotating trophy. The trophy will be awarded to the chapter that performs the best in raising money for Extra-Life (other Children’s Miracle Network fund raising will be considered on a case by case basis this year). We’ve […]

October Updates

Greetings Region 3! As you may have noticed, R3 staff is undergoing some shifts. With the departure of Jeremy Mayes, I had to replace my VRC. Lucy Franck took over that role, but that now leaves the Chief of Administration position open. Who knows what other trickle down effects will ensue, and when all will […]

How will you celebrate Star Trek?

Star Trek turns fifty this week, and we are a gaggle of Star Trek fans. I’d love to know how you, not your chapter (though that might be involved) or bigger event this weekend (hey – we have that event this weekend! You should totally come to San Antonio on Saturday), but YOU the Trekkie(er) […]