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Mahoning and Shenango Valleys Chapter

Address
125 Danbury Dr
City, State, Zip
Boardman, OH 44512-1006
Meeting Time
Jan-April & Oct 4th Fri, 1:00PM/June-Sept, 4th Thurs, 6:30PM/May 2nd Thurs, 6:30PM/Nov 3rd Fri, 1:00PM
Meeting Place
Consolidated Activity Center Youngstown AFRS
Council Website

Mission

The missions of the chapter shall be to promote the purposes and objectives of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) primarily at the local level; foster fraternal relations among retired, active and former officers of the seven uniformed services and the National Guard and Reserve Components; protect the rights and services for them and their dependents and survivors; and to serve the community and the nation.

Information on Joining the Chapter

Membership is open to all active, retired and former commissioned and warrant officers of our seven uniformed services to include the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard, National Guard and Reserve Components, National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration and US Public Health Service and their spouses. (Spouses who become chapter members have the same chapter rights as current members) Dues are $20.00 per calendar year. Those interested may contact our secretary or membership chair.

Chapter Activities

When January 24 Where: Youngstown Air Force Reserve Station Community Activity Center (CAC) 3976 King Graves Rd • Vienna, OH 44473 Who: Members, Spouses, Surviving Spouses, Guest Social: noon Lunch: 12:30

Legislative Issues

Our legislative chairman writes a monthly article in our newsletter on legislative information and suggestion of what action is required.

General Information

The Chapter meets once per month, August through May at the Youngstown Air Reserve Base in Vienna, Ohio. Luncheon meetings 4th Friday. September through March. April-August dinner meetings or activities. . This chapter is a strong supporter of the ROTC program at Youngstown State University and plans to provide scholarships for cadets. The chapter also awards a medal to a Cadet in the JROTC program in the area. Members participate in area Memorial and Veterans Day parades. It wants to be involved in supporting servicemen and women who are deployed from the Youngstown Air Force Reserve Base and Pennsylvania National Guard in Farrell, Pennsylvania. Several of the chapter members are alumni of Youngstown State University ROTC program. MSVC covers Columbiana, Mahoning, and Trumbull counties in Ohio and Lawrence and Mercer counties in Pennsylvania. MSVC is one of seven chapters in the Ohio State MOAA Council of Chapters. MSVC publishes a newsletter (print and electronic eleven times a year.