This is a list of interest categories and the interests within each category. Click on an interest to learn more about that item. If you are logged in, you will also see the members who have declared that interest, with a link to their member directory entry.
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Opportunities to get involved by becoming a Harbor Host or joining the Speakers Bureau. More to come in the future!
Harbor Hosts volunteer to lend a helping hand to other Loopers as they pass through their home ports. There are no specific guidelines for this voluntary program since it is based on the amount of time you can commit to it. But, potential ways to assist as a host include: offer navigational aid, suggest local things to see and do, educate on area history and interesting side trips, recommend boat vendors, advise on local services, supply transportation, provide a meal or glass of wine, accept deliveries and packages, upload a Harbor Guide to the AGLCA website, send welcome emails to new members in your area (info provided by AGLCA).
If you are willing to serve in this capacity, please sign up. As a host, we will post your information in the Harbor Host section on the website and your contact info will be displayed on our interactive Harbor Host map. Most importantly, you will gain the satisfaction of knowing you have reached out and helped fellow Loopers fulfill their dream.
This group participates in the legislative or other decision making process on issues related to the waterways of the Great Loop, focusing specifically on issues that have a major impact on a required portion of the route. Currently, this group is working to prevent the passage of legislation in the state of Florida that will limit overnight anchoring. Contact with the individual legislators in Florida will likely be needed via email and/or phone, review proposed legislation, and interface with our partner organizations and our lobbyist. Some members of the committee may also be needed to travel to Tallahassee to take part in the legislative process. Our fundraising efforts will help defray the travel expenses.
This group supports our advocacy efforts by raising funds to defray the cost of lobbyists, travel, and other expenses related to AGLCA's advocacy efforts. The first fundraiser, which is in need of volunteers to start immediately, is a web-based silent auction. Join now to help kick off the effort!
We’re always looking for volunteers eager to speak to groups interested in learning about America’s Great Loop. AGLCA maintains a Looper Lecturer List, which is a roster of members excited about this sort of engagement. We encourage members with interest in speaking, as well as those already doing so on their own, to sign up to speak up! Please put your name on the Looper Lecturer List!
We’d extend your membership by 3 months as a small token of our appreciation each time we match you up and you do ‘speak on our behalf’!