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Naval Base Kitsap Morale, Welfare and Recreation Earns Four-Star Status


BANGOR, Wash. –Naval Base Kitsap (NBK) Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) team was recently recognized for earning a Four Star rating as part of the Fiscal Year 13 (FY13) Accreditation Program cycle. The Accreditation Program recognizes three levels of achievement, Three, Four, and Five Stars, and, of the 47 bases recognized, NBK MWR was one of only eight throughout the world that received Four-Star status.

“Our MWR team is not only top-notch but their commitment to providing our sailors, their families and military retirees with quality of life enhancing activities is impressive,” said Capt. Tom Zwolfer, Commanding Officer, NBK, when he presented the award. “We live in a beautiful area with numerous recreational options. Our MWR team ensures that we all have opportunities to take advantage of those options.”

“We’re excited to celebrate this impressive recognition,” Zwolfer continued. “We invite eligible patrons who have not yet experienced what our MWR program offers to give it a try. They’re sure to be delighted.”