North Pacific Seafood Industry Launches Assistance Program for US Coast Guard
January 24, 2019
Yesterday several North Pacific trade associations posted announcements that they were joining an initiative started by Chris Woodley, retired USCG Captain and currently the exective director of the Groundfish Forum.
Woodley’s idea is to respond to the financial crises many Coast Guard families find themselves in, much as the USCG has provided aid to vessels and seaman year in and year out. The groups are banding together, each raising $7,500 - $10,000 in tax-deductible contributions to help Alaska’s USCG families in need. The ‘rescue’ ...
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