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Federation Humanitarian Warehouse Designs Released

In 1983, 'Star Trek' creator Gene Roddenberry outlined his vision for the organization he helped design and build:  The Federation.  It was his wish that this organization grow to the humanitarian stature of The Peace Corps or The Salvation Army. The organization took...

The Federation Approaches 3 Million Seti@Home Credits

Launched in 2013, The Federation's team of researchers for Seti@Home have used their computers to scour signals from radio telescopes for possible signals from far-off life.  At the time of this writing, The Federation Seti Team celebrates 2,890,691 credits with more...

Meet Jude Bray – Federation Cadet Ambassador

A Star Trek fan since birth, Jude enjoys watching all of the series, although Voyager with Seven of Nine is his favorite. Jude spends his free time with his brother, playing video games and adding a healthy amount of “wear and tear” to his dad’s old Star Trek toys....

Meet Sarai Trek – Federation Cadet Ambassador

Sarai has been watching Star Trek TOS since she was 3 and enjoys all thing TOS.  While she has ventured lately into TNG and other Trek shows, she maintains that TOS is her favorite. Her most admired character is Spock, with Kirk coming in at a very close second. Her...

The Federation Partners with The Rosa Foundation

As a part of our global outreach, The Federation has partnered with The Rosa Foundation in Zimbabwe, helping to care for at-risk children. Rosa Foundation was set up by concerned individuals to support and strengthen existing or budding community initiatives which...

Meet Ann Marie – Federation Ambassador

In 2010, The Federation introduced the first 'Face of The Federation,' Chase Masterson.  Chase blazed the way, setting the bar high as she traveled and promoted what we do here at The Federation.  Making quite the splash as the organization's first official face, she...

The Federation Opens Staging Area

Continuing their mission and further cementing a corporate presence in Huron, Ohio, The Federation has established its first Humanitarian Relief Staging Area.  The new space is so large that is also is the home of the merchandise warehouse for The Federation...

Federation Website Refit

An exciting, visually stimulating and easier-to-navigate website is on its way.  Although the new user interface may look like a flash mob on Ten Forward, all site functions are fully operational. Please watch with us as we build the new look.

HELPING THE VICTIMS OF HURRICANES FLORENCE AND MICHAEL

  The Federation is happy to report with the assistance of Cajun Navy Supply and Mercury One that we were able to get a total of 400 lbs of supplies to the victims of Hurricanes Florence and Michael. And now we are getting ready to deal with those fires in California...

HELPING OUT THOSE IN NEED

The FEDERATION is not just another Star Trek ™ fan club.  In September of 2018 Chapters of the FEDERATION helped collect donations and supplies from their local communities for Hurricane Florence in North and South Carolina.  And then turned around and did the...

Private Space Station Coming Soon? (Scientific American)

Company Aiming for 2020 Launch Work is underway to establish the world's first private, international commercial space station https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/private-space-station-coming-soon-company-aiming-for-2020-launch/

New Image of Saturn’s Moon Tethys (Death Star?)

This week, NASA released a new photo of Saturn’s moon, Tethys.  The biggest reaction from people is how strangely similar it looks to the Death Star as seen in Star Wars.  Saturn has at least 62 moons in its orbit with Tethys only being one of them. Tethys is dwarfed...

STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Update

The first episode of Star Trek premiered 50 years ago, and the beloved sci-fi franchise is now scheduled to return to television in 2017 with a new series on Netflix and CBS, specifically, on CBS All Access, the network’s new stand-alone streaming service. CBS...

USS CHALLENGER Hosts Heroes Day

Were you aware of Star Trek’s special tie to Cleveland and the Cleveland Police Department? Star Trek was created by Gene Roddenberry, a decorated WWII bomber pilot and former Los Angeles, California, police motorcycle unit officer. Gene’s wife, actress Majel Barrett,...

Louisiana Floods

The Federation Relief Missions Task Force is mobilizing to help the victims of the devastating flooding in Louisiana. Over 15% of the families in the effected area of the state have lost their homes. The area has been proclaimed a national disaster area. The...

Welcome!

Welcome to the new Federation News section of the new website.  Rob Simone, renowned radio talk host and consultant on many documentaries, along with his staff of investigators and writers will strive to bring you the utmost coverage of news and events from around all...

Roots in Roddenberry

A week later, Haslage received a return call from Gene Roddenberry. After a few moments of shock and babbling excitement, Haslage was able to explain his reason for contacting Roddenberry. After explaining his new-found fandom and the inability to find a fan group...

A Brighter Future

Federation chapters around the world enjoy Trek excitement and Federation adventure! Join now! No chapter near you? We'll work with you to start building one. Having chapters around the world is part of the Roddenberry design for The Federation. He...

The Federation Fleet

Federation chapters around the world enjoy Trek excitement and Federation adventure! Join now! Local chapters around the world gather for friendship and fun as well as the serious work of our prime directive to go places and help people.