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Military Officers Association of America, Santa Cruz Chapter
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Military Officers Association of America, Santa Cruz Chapter|
Retired Officers Association, Santa Cruz Chapter
|Address:||P.O. Box 1011|
Santa Cruz, CA 95061-1011
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||See Meeting Hours|
|Description:||The Santa Cruz Chapter is one of 424 organized autonomous local chapters affiliated with the national organization (MOAA) consisting of 387,000 members including 60,000 surviving spouses and a professional staff which administers programs of benefit to its members, responds to their requests for assistance and represents its membership to the White House, Congress, Department of Defense and other government agencies.
ELIGIBILITY: Active, former and retired officers (and officer's surviving spouses) of any of the 7 Uniformed Services.
FEES: Member-$20/year. Auxiliary Member-$10/year.
|Mission:||The Mission of the Santa Cruz, CA, Chapter is to provide a cordial, social and supportive environment for our members and their families. We uphold the honorable principles of our military services. We are proactive members of our communities.
|Programs:||The Chapter holds monthly dinner meetings with featured speakers. Meetings offer opportunity for continued camaraderie and fellowship that existed during the time of service.
We setup "The Avenue of Flags" with the assistance of the Santa Cruz Sea Scout Post at 7:00am and remove the flags at 3:00 pm at the Oakwood Memorial Park on Paul Sweet Drive off of Soquel Drive in Santa Cruz on Memorial Day, Independence Day and Veterans Day. We participate in the MOAA Scholarship Program using member donated funds and funds raised from Chapter activities.
|Meetings:||3rd Wednesday at Bruno's BBQ Scotts Valley, 230 Mt Hermon Rd, Scotts Valley
Please check website to confirm
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Not Available|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fees:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
Sharon F. Bystran
|This record last modified February 3, 2014|