Mission: The essar recreation association is a management supported, nonprofit, volunteer and employee run association designed to provide members and their families with social, athletic, wellness, educational, and special interest activities.
Programs: Athletics/health & fitness - the athletics activities included organized intramural sports such as softball, soccer, volleyball, sand volleyball and basketball. Also included is net merchandise sales of $1,662.
social - the essar promoted members to participate in social and recreational activities for its 3,413 members. The social activities include an annual western-themed dance and a holiday season semi-formal dance. The recreational activities include fishing tournaments, an annual golf tournament, and bowling. Special interest groups including amateur radio operators, toastmasters, shooting club, photography club and community service projects were also held throughout the year.
event tickets and via bus subsidies. The essar provides discounted tickets to area entertainment and sports events. The association promotes the via bus system as alternate transportation by providing subsidized fares to its members.