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Base bulletin - Week of July 10

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SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. --

-Information for these events can also be found in the Schriever Air Force Base Facebook events section

* Spouses are invited to events marked with 

This Week

Donate to Back to School Supply Drive

The Little Airmen’s Council is hosting a school supply drive for Schriever military-connected children. Boxes can be found in Building 210, and at the north and west restricted area portals until July 15. Needed items: pencils, folders, pens, notebooks, paper, crayons, glue, protractors, scissors, markers, colored pencils, rulers, erasers, sticky notes, maps and paper clips.

Equal opportunity offers educational tools

The Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute website provides links to tools, videos and presentations, which are useful for supervisors, commanders and leaders. The products and resources cover: organizational effectiveness, equal opportunity, equal employment opportunity, fair treatment, and sexual assault prevention and response. These resources can be found at: https://www.deocs.net/public/index.cfm.

El Paso County asks for feedback

El Paso County is asking for feedback from residents and businesses on the next stage of the County Master Plan, a plan to build a more livable and prosperous county. The county will release a series of online interactive activities for the public to participate in throughout June and July:

June 29 - July 12: Review & Provide Feedback on "Areas of Change"

Each of the interactive activities for the two topics listed above will be available on the dates given. Each activity will include an explanatory video, a summary document, a mapping activity and an online questionnaire available to the public for two weeks from the launch date. The more input the county gets, the better the master plan will be.

Visit https://elpaso.hlplanning.com/pages/placetypes-outreach-el-paso to participate.

On base

Right Start brief returns

The Schriever Right Start briefing is scheduled for 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. July 16 in the Building 300 auditorium. This briefing is mandatory for newly arrived personnel and provides information on base and community services and programs. Call 719-567-3920 to sign up.

Schriever hosts food trucks weekly

North restricted area portal:

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Monday: High Grade Foods

Tuesday:  Lucy’s Grill

Wednesday:  All things Pita

Thursday:  Brisket Brothers

Friday:  All things Pita

Community Center Housing Area;

Saturday: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Brisket Brothers and Kona Ice, 4 – 6 p.m. Irie Jerk

July 18: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Big Papas and Kona Ice, 4 – 6 p.m. Lucy's Grill

July 25: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. High Grade Foods, 4 – 6 p.m. Lucy's Grill

CDCC-S looks to hire cyber operators

The Cyberspace Defense Correlation Cell is looking for talented cyber operators to support their mission: Defending the cyberspace domain enabling all United States Space Force mission systems. The current open position is a GS-13.

For more information, visit https://afcs.recsolu.com/external/requisitions/0yNpVtP_EGmV_By5IWzozQ

Resumes must be sent to Shane Swenson at shane.swenson.4@us.af.mil.

Donate to VLTP

Anna Pridgen has been approved for the Voluntary Leave Transfer Program. To donate leave, please do the following:

  1. Complete the OPM 30-A
  2. Request to donate annual leave to recipient under the VLTP
  3. To transfer leave, go to

www.opm.gov/FORMS/ODF_FILL/opm630a.pdf or https://www.opm.gov/forms/pdf_fill/opm630b.pdf

Scan the signed form and email it to jaime.sampayo.1@us.af.mil or fax 567-2832.

Medical clinic scheduled closures

The Schriever clinic is scheduled to close the following days:

July 9: All day, training day

Aug. 13: All day, training day

Sept. 4: Noon – 4:30 p.m., family day

Sept. 7: All day, holiday

Sept. 10: All day, training day

Clinic suspends over-the-counter program indefinitely

The 21st Medical Squadron pharmacy has suspended the over-the-counter medication program indefinitely to ensure patients are receiving the appropriate level of care and assessment due to ongoing events.

Logistics Planner Retraining Opportunities

The Air Force continues to seek enlisted personnel interested in retraining into the logistics plans specialty career field. If interested, contact Ed Smith at 567-3082 or Cynthia Shuff at 567-3060.

Off-base

U.S. Air Force Academy seeks cadet sponsors
The United States Air Force Academy is looking for sponsor families to build a professional mentoring relationship and provide a home-away-from-home to incoming cadets. Eligible sponsors are: active duty, retired and reserve military members O-3 and above, E-6 and above, and Department of Defense equivalent GS-05 and above. The Academy is taking requests to sponsor cadets for the academic year until Aug. 14.  

For more information on the program, visit https://www.usafa.edu/cadet-life/cadet-support-services/cadet-sponsor-program/, call 719-333-2727 or email cadet.sponsor@usafa.edu and request the sponsor packet to be sent via email.

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