People arrive to say see her again

The USS Saratoga Farewell Ceremony

The USS John F. Kennedy Project could not be where we are today without the years put into trying to acquire the USS Saratoga, and the dedicated men and women who helped try to make that happen. For that reason, we hosted a farewell ceremony at the ship on August 8, 2014, at the Officer’s Club and directly at Pier One, Naval Station Newport.

Project Update & Recap, June 2014

We get a lot of questions about the process of getting the ship, and what the next step is. In an effort to make sure everyone understands the sequencing of the steps we must take in order to successfully bring the former USS John F Kennedy to Narragansett Bay, here’s a recap. Our application for…

CCRI Community Service Day 2014

CCRI Community Service Day @ JFK Project HQ

We are honored to be chosen, for the second year in a row, as a host site for Community College of Rhode Island’s annual Community Service Day! Students and staffed volunteered their time to help us clean, sort, organize, move, sand, paint and more. We couldn’t have done it without them! A big thank you…

USS JFK Bumper Sticker

Bumper Stickers Are In!

Finally! We are thrilled to announce that our bumper stickers are ready and on sale. Get yours today from our online store (or stop in our North Kingstown, RI HQ) and help spread the word for only $2 each. Members: If you have not already received your complimentary sticker, it is on the way!