Our chapter is formed to support retired military service officers and their families in maintaining the benefits and entitlement extended to retired person; while maintaining and supporting other veterans association.
Membership in our Chapter is achieved by first joining the National MOAA Association, then completing a Chapter membership form with an annual $25 membership fee.
Our Chapter conducts 4 scheduled meetings including an 11 March, 9 September, and 9 December dinner meeting at the Reno Elks Lodge.
One summer meeting is a joint veterans picnic held at a local recreational location in Reno in July. In addition, the Chapter interfaces with other veteran organizations and present awards to JROTC distinguished graduates. UNR ROTC graduates receive awards with two scholarships presented to top commission Officers. Another support is provided to the Veterans Guest House-a resident location for families with veterans receiving treatment at the VA Hospital
Our Chapter supports the National legislative agenda and contact with local and national representatives and the State Veterans Support Agencies.
Dinner meetings are published for the 2020 year along with minutes of Chapter Board meetings held the 2nd Tuesday of each month. A quarterly newsletter is also published for current and future activities and events.
Sierra Nevada Chapter currently maintains a membership of over 100 members with an auxiliary membership of 12. Our purpose is to represent retired officers and warrants in the preservation of benefits and entitlements accorded to retired and active-duty personnel.