BARC Special Service Club

On Thursday, 18 December 2014, BARC received a Special Service Club award from ARRL Ohio Section Manager, Scott Yonally. BARC is the 8th club in Ohio to receive this special certification. ARRL describes Special Service Clubs (SSC) as those that go above and beyond within their communities to:

  1. Recruit, assist, and train new ham radio operators
  2. Offer continuing technical and operational education and practical training
  3. Establish an effective presence in the community by publicizing and promoting Amateur Radio and providing public service and emergency communications support
  4. Promote individual and organized group operational activities and training
  5. Promote and maintain ongoing special interests and unique activities that give the club a special personality