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Military Officers Association of America, Santa Cruz Chapter

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General Agency Information
Name:Military Officers Association of America, Santa Cruz Chapter
Alternate Name(s):MOAA
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. Surviving spouse 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 Severino's,
7500 Old Dominion Ct., Aptos
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
Funding Source:Memberships

Sharon F. Bystran

Subject Headings
Private Nonprofits
Retired Military
This record last modified October 5, 2016

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