Samantha forms a womens Ham Radio Club for friendship & Disaster Prep #YLRL


Samantha finds like-minded women (YL, XYLs, YLRL) on her Ham Radio, form a Family Security Club & forge a bond and weekly net with her new friends around Disaster Prep. 

Samantha had always been a bit of an adventurer, and when she heard about ham radio and how it could be used in disaster preparedness, she knew she had to get involved, especially after her family had gone through a few close calls with hurricanes and tornadoes. She heard about ham radio and how it could be used as a reliable form of communication during a disaster, she became fascinated. She knew that she had to learn more about it. She studied hard and earned her license, then set out to explore the world of ham radio.

She was thrilled to be able to join the ranks of ham radio operators, and she knew that she had a valuable skill that could be used to help her family and others during an emergency.

As she learned to build her new HF Vertical Antenna, in her little HOA community, tuned around the bands on her new amateur radio station, and reached out to other operators, she was amazed to find a whole community of women who shared her passion for the hobby from all walks of life, all over the world. She decided to start a club for these like-minded women, and before long, they were meeting regularly to share their knowledge and skills on the radio waves.

The club met several times a week on 20M SSB, and they quickly became close friends as they taught each other about friendship, ham radio, ham radio antennas, and emergency preparation.

The group was so close-knit that they began planning all sorts of adventures together. They traveled to remote locations to participate in field day events, hiked to mountaintops to set up temporary antennas, and even organized group trips to visit a disaster relief centers and emergency services agencies to learn and offer their assistance.

Through it all, Samantha and her fellow club members formed deep bonds of friendship, united by their shared love of ham radio and their commitment to helping others. And as they worked together to be prepared for any emergency that might come their way, they knew that they had found a truly special community.

Samantha was proud of the community that she had helped to build, and she knew that they were all better prepared for any emergency that their family's might face. As she tuned her radio and reached out to other women around the world, the club grew and she was grateful for the connections and friendships that ham radio had brought into her life.

Want more stories for YLs? Whether it's disaster prep for your family security or for ham radio romance. Yes, really! Check this out, "The Ham Radio Love Connection." 


There are many reasons why women might be interested in ham radio. Really not so different than the attraction for men who for now dominate the hobby. This growing group of women the world over may be drawn to the technical aspects of the hobby, such as building and maintaining radios and antennas. Others may be attracted to the social aspect of ham radio, enjoying the opportunity to communicate with like-minded people from all over the world.  This usually results in some level of adventure travel.

Many women may also be interested in ham radio as a way to serve their communities and be prepared for emergencies. Ham radio can provide a reliable means of communication when other forms of communication, such as phone and internet, are down or unavailable.

Overall, women may be attracted to ham radio for a variety of reasons, including the technical challenges, the social connections, and the opportunity to serve their communities and be prepared for emergencies.


Would you like to get your ham radio license just like Samantha? The KL7AA (Alaska) Radio Club is the leader in remote, online, Ham Radio License Guide study and testing. It's easy to understand and everyone is doing it. Check them out, here: [click logo]



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