The mission of the MOAA Chapter is to foster fraternal relations among retired, active duty, and former officers of the uniformed services and to advocate for a strong national defense while providing needed support to the community and its members.
Information on Joining the Chapter
Membership in the Okefenokee Chapter is open to anyone who holds or has ever held a commission or warrant in any component of the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Public Health Service or National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and their surviving spouses.
For more information, contact Frank Baugh at 912-337-5323 / firstname.lastname@example.org or send for an application to Okefenokee Chapter, MOAA; P.O. Box 1422, Waycross GA 31502
The Okefenokee Chapter holds 9 meetings a year (September through May) featuring guest speakers on topics relevant to the members. A special Christmas party is held each December.
In addition, the chapter supports local JROTC programs and sponsors annual scholarships.
The Okefenokee Chapter supports the MOAA national legislative agenda and we annually invite our state legislative delegation to speak to the chapter. The chapter is also active in supporting the state council in various state veterans' issues.
MOAA Chapter meetings are dinner meetings held on the fourth Tuesday of each month (September - May) beginning at 7:00 PM. Location is usually at the Holiday Inn in Waycross.
About Our Chapter
Chartered in 1983, our chapter serves the Okefenokee region in Southeast Georgia and consists of more than two dozen current, former and retired military officers (WWII era to present) from every branch of service. Meetings are held monthly (every fourth Tuesday) at 7:00 PM at the Holiday Inn in Waycross Georgia.