2017 USO Japan gala honorees: NC1 (SW/AW) Richard Effah
Effah reported to Naval Air Facility Misawa in February 2015 as the Command Career counselor.
A model of the volunteer spirit, Effah has dedicated over 2,000 hours in community relation projects around the globe.
Furthermore, he promotes healthy lifestyle activities to children from ages 3 to 16 as a Certified Youth Sports Coach, teaching children team-building skills and physical fitness.
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