99th RSC Soldiers inspires future generations during career day
March 25, 2012
Soldiers of the 99th Regional Support Command join local military members, police officers, firefighters and civilian professionals March 23 for the 20th Annual 6th Grade Career Day at the Marcus Newcomb School in Pemberton Township, N.J. Each volunteer made two 30-40 minute classroom presentations to sixth-grade students, sharing career histories, education requirements, experience, special training and/or job benefits. The Newcomb School fosters positive career education through its guidance curriculum and Career Day activities. The 99th Regional Support Command provides BASOPS support to over 51,000 Army Reserve Soldiers, units, facilities and equipment in its thirteen state area of responsibility. Specific services performed are those human resources, logistical, financial, facilities, equipment maintenance, information management and well-being functions provided by Army Installations. The 99th RSC also exercises command and control over five USAR bands that include the 78th Army Band from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.Y.; 94th Army Band from East Windsor, Conn.; 198th Army Band from Rochester, N.Y.; 319th Army Band from Fort Totten, N.Y.; and the 380th Army Band from Richmond, Va.