FROM THE DIRECTOR
Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation - Who we are!
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May - June 2014
The MWRlink magazine is a bi-monthly publication produced by the Marketing Office of USAG Bavaria, Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) Directorate. The appearance of sponsorship and/or advertising does not imply an endorsement by the U.S. Army. Information contained in this periodical was correct at the time of printing. Check with local activities for possible changes.
USAG Bavaria Garrison Commander COL James E. Saenz USAG Bavaria Family and MWR Director Audre L. Binder USAG Bavaria Family and MWR Marketing Marketing Manager DSN 475-8654, CIV 09641-83-8654
Army Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (Family and MWR) is a comprehensive network of quality support and leisure services that enhances the lives of Soldiers, Civilians, Families, military retirees and other eligible participants. Our vision is to be the driving force for programs and services that provide the foundation for the Army’s home by: - Increasing Soldier and Family resiliency - Restoring balance - Enhancing recruitment, readiness and retention for Soldiers and Families Our mission is to support Army Force Generation by enabling all Commanders by proving programs and services that result in a quality of life for Soldiers and Families commensurate with their sacrifice and service. Family and MWR programs, services and activities offer Soldiers and Families opportunities to enrich their lives culturally and creatively. Our programs relieve stress, build strength and resilience, and help the Army Family stay physically, mentally, and financially fit. - Child, Youth & School Services - Army Family Programs - Soldier Programs & Community Recreation - Family and MWR Business Initiatives The Army’s investment in delivering the highest quality programs and services – from family, child and youth programs to recreation, sports, and entertainment, travel and leisure activities – reflects its commitment to the Army Family Covenant. We are here for you! Audre Binder, EdM Director
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Marketing Staff DSN 475-5037/5138/8655 CIV 09641-835037/5138/8655 Sponsorship & Advertising Manager DSN 475-8656 CIV 09641-83-8656
SPORTS & FITNESS WARRIOR ZONE
BOWLING 17 DINING & ENTERTAINMENT
HOHENFELS CHILD, YOUTH & SCHOOL SERVICES LIBRARY
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