Author Archives: Bob Josuweit

EPA Clubs – Media Hits

Over the past few weeks there have been a few news media hits for amateur radio activity in EPA.  There may be others that we are not aware of. If you know of a ham radio related media hit in … Continue reading

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EPA ARRL Affiliated Club Receives Grant

Following a successful application and approval by the East Coast Amateur Radio Service (ECARS) board of directors, a grant of $948.20 has been awarded to The Educational Alliance for Amateur Radio (KE3AAR), a 501 C3 non-profit corporation in Pottstown, PA, … Continue reading

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Promoting Your Radio Club

    Here’s a short interview Sean Kutzko, KX9X, ARRL  Media and Public Relations Manager did with ARRL PR Committee Chair Scott Westerman, W9WSW, at Hamvention this year. Scott talks about ways clubs can promote themselves in their local communities … Continue reading

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Field Day Photos

The following info was recently posted to the ARRL Public Relations reflector. Good advice for Field Day. I was recently reminded of the need to include photos in pre-event publicity but it’s hard to take photos in advance 🙂 Take … Continue reading

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Send Your Name in Morse Code

Members of the Holmesburg Amateur Radio Club challenged visitors to send their first name in Morse Code at the annual Pennypack Festival in northeast Philadelphia. The challenge attracted young and old alike. Club members made several contacts with scout and … Continue reading

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PAARC Bus Trip to ARRL HQ on 9/11

PAARC Bus Trip to ARRL HQ on 9/11 The Pottstown Area Amateur Radio Club (PAARC) welcomes Amateur Radio operators to join us on a bus trip to ARRL HQ and W1AW in Newington, CT on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The … Continue reading

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Robert Michael, N3FA, Scholarship

The Robert Michael, N3FA, Scholarship presented by the Murgas Amateur Radio Club. The membership of the Murgas Amateur Radio Club of Wilkes-Barre has voted to rename its yearly scholarship in memory of founding member and Past President Robert Michael, N3FA … Continue reading

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PAARC 2016 Member Night Awards 

Six club members were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the Pottstown Area Amateur Radio Club (PAARC) at their Dec. 2nd meeting in Limerick, PA: – Jim Steiner, W3BWD, was honored for his service as a founding member of the … Continue reading

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MNARC Honors Club President

EPA Affiliated Club Coordinator Bob Josuweit, WA3PZO and the members of the Marple Newtown Amateur Radio Club honored outgoing president Walter Faust, N3FXR at a recent club meeting. Faust has served as president for many years. He has also served … Continue reading

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Forum Explaining How Clubs Can Obtain Tax-Exempt Status

A video of the presentation by Certified Public Accountant Lynn Baxter, W0LTB, at the New England Amateur Radio Festival (NEAR-Fest) in October is now available online. Most radio clubs are set up as non-profit corporations, but this does not mean … Continue reading

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Harrisburg Radio Amateur Club Hamfest January 21, 2017

Saturday JANUARY 21nd 2017 WINTERFEST “A Harrisburg Pa.. Hamfest” Vietnam Veterans of America 8000 Derry Street, Harrisburg Pa. 17111 40.26807 -76.75216 8:00 am to 11:00 am TALK-IN 146.76 (PL 100 hz). More info here.

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Mid Atlantic Amateur Radio Club to host Marconi Challenge

Mid Atlantic Amateur Radio Club to host Marconi Challenge at local library The Marconi Challenge is a K-12 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) outreach program that incorporates wireless data communication and is suitable for students from junior high school … Continue reading

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Welcome: EDUCATION ALLIANCE FOR AMATEUR RADIO

Welcome to the Education Alliance for Amateur Radio as the newest ARRL Affiliated Club in Eastern Pennsylvania. According to the club website EAAR goals are to: Promote “Science, Technology, Engineering and Math” (STEM) as a resource for local communities by … Continue reading

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