Each December the Saginaw ARES leadership holds a combined breakfast with the Saginaw Valley Amateur Radio Association to honor ARES and SVARA volunteers for their contributions to public service, volunteer participation, and self betterment. This years event was held at the iHop restaurant on Tattabawassee Rd in Saginaw.  The breakfast began at 8:30 am and concluded by 10 am.

Congratulations to all ARES members for their dedication to helping our community.

Here are the award winners for 2016.

SVARA Net Award
Dave Paquette, W8DW (32)
Joe Tuscher,N8OSL (28)
Bob Tuttle,N8YXR (26)
Kevin Jensen, KC8NFN (24)
Mark Brown, KD8QEB (23)
Minnie Passmore, KD8PAZ (23)

ARES Training Award
Mike Elias, K8AVJ (7 of 9)
Gordy Schramm, KC8YVD (7 of 9)

Public Service Award
Emmett Bengry, W8EAB (11 of 16 events)

George E. Deaton Memorial Award
Gordy Schramm, KC8YVD

KC8YVD, Gordy Schram


Here are some of the photos for this year event. 

















Revised 12/06/22