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February 2015 Affiliate

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Director’s Notes

Executing Success

Auxiliary Corner: What Not to Say and What to Say to a Surviving Spouse

When a death occurs after a sudden or long illness or a short or long marriage, the surviving spouse has suffered a huge loss. It is never easy.

Tip of the Hat

… to members the Central California Coast Chapter

Establishing Satellite Chapters

Getting members to attend chapter meetings can be challenging — particularly if your affiliate’s jurisdiction encompasses a large area. Council and chapter leaders in Arizona are addressing this challenge by forming satellite chapters.

USAA Sponsorship Program

It’s back! MOAA’s affinity partner USAA now is accepting applications from council and chapter leaders who need help funding special events or community service projects during 2015.

Submit Your Patriotic Pics

MOAA’s annual patriotic photo contest now is underway. The contest is open to association members and their spouses, including amateur and professional photographers, and members of Voices for America’s Troops.

Order MOAA Medals Now

Could your chapter use some good publicity? Call the local newspaper now, and invite a reporter to cover your affiliate’s upcoming ROTC or Junior ROTC (JROTC) awards ceremony.

Gold Bar Program Begins

MOAA’s Gold Bar Program launches Feb. 1. Under the program, chapter leaders coordinate and present graduating ROTC cadets and midshipmen with their first set of gold bars, along with a no-fee national MOAA Basic memberships they are eligible to receive as newly commissioned officers.

Florida Keys Chapter Chartered

MOAA recently welcomed the addition of another new affiliate — the Florida Keys Chapter.