We have numerous opportunities for members to become involved in all aspects of boating.

Even washing the windows atop the Chicago Harbor Light guarding the entrance to Navy Pier!

Public Education

Teach courses on boating safety, navigation, and seamanship to recreational boaters of all ages.

Vessel Safety Checks

Give free safety checks to recreational and commercial fishing vessels.


Provide boaters and the Coast Guard helpful information and emergency assistance.

Marine Environmental Protection

Help promote clean waterways through marine pollution awareness programs that help to recognize, protect and assess the environment.



Build a stronger Coast Guard team through promoting awareness of career opportunities for service.


Administrative Support

Assist the Coast Guard in areas such as computer operations, radio watchstanding, publications and public affairs.

Please Contact Us for more information.