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December 6, 2012

Volunteer spotlight

Tony Untulan
Army Volunteer Program Manager ACS, NTC and Fort Irwin

Spc. Maureen Asiimwe
Q: Where do you volunteer?
A: With the Family Readiness Group for 171st Movement Control Company
Q: What do you do as a volunteer?
A: I am a FRG leader and a fundraiser at the company
Q: What do you get out of volunteering?
A: Enhancing esprit de corps and getting to link-up families with the community; offer advise where it’s needed, and; help those in need find Fort Irwin a comfortable community to be part of.
Q: How did you get started as a volunteer?
A: I started as a volunteer by helping my former FRG leader Sgt. Williams set up meetings and help in conceptualization of fundraising activities. Thereafter, I took over when she transitioned out of the Army.
Q: What advice would you give to someone thinking about volunteering?
A: I would say that there is no greater satisfaction a volunteer gets when he/she sees the people helped have made it to greater heights.




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