Non Commissioned Officers Association Air Academy Chapter 300

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Goal of the Air Academy Chapter

The purpose of this organization is to be an Action Association within our local military and veteran’s community!  We also support our local civilian community, providing a better quality of life for all.

SUPPORTING AIR FORCE ACADEMY,
PETERSON AFB,
CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN AFS
AND SCHRIEVER AFB

ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET

Provides support to offset the cost for enlisted persons at the US Air Force Academy (USAFA), HQ AFSPC, 21st Space Wing and the 50th Space Wing Annual Awards Ceremonies.

QUARTERLY AIRMAN, NCO AND SENIOR NCO AWARDS

The chapter presents a gift to each enlisted category award winner at Headquarters and wing levels.

AFA OPERATION WARMHEART

The Chapter donates $500 or more annually.

PROFESSIONAL MILITARY EDUCATION

At Peterson AFB, we support the NCO Academy through annual monetary donations and volunteer opportunities that benefit both the NCO Academy and local military communities.

ORDER OF THE SWORD (Lt Gen Hamm, Lt Gen Hosmer, and Lt Gen Stien)

The Chapter has donated over $2,000 to date for these special awards.

 

COMMUNITY SERVICE

SPECIAL OLYMPICS
(STATE, REGIONAL AND LOCAL)

Provides volunteers to assist with skiing, ice skating, bowling, cycling and track and field events. Donated Olympic torch and cauldron; furnishes volunteers to transport, set up and maintain cauldron.

FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS PARADE

Volunteers work as parade staging managers ensuring the parade gets off to an organized start, providing a valuable service to the community and a fun evening for the volunteers.

SPRINGSPREE

Volunteers work as stage managers, making sure the acts are ready to go on stage at the appropriate times. This event continues to grow and each year is an even better experience for everyone.
 
QUILTS OF VALOR

Quilters meet monthly to cut and piece together lap-sized quilts. Quilts are donated to physically and psychologically wounded warriors through the national Quilts of Valor Foundation.

JUNIOR ROTC

Quilters meet monthly to cut and piece together lap-sized quilts. Quilts are donated to physically and psychologically wounded warriors through the national Quilts of Valor Foundation.

 

WWII HONOR AND REMEMBRANCE

NCOA made a commitment to honor veterans of WWII by developing the honor and remembrance medallion. The Air Academy Chapter has created a fitting ceremony to present this medallion to local WWII veterans or their surviving family members.

 

FUNDRAISING EVENTS

We rely on our dedicated membership to volunteer in the following events. Through their hard work and many hours, we are able to support organizations and events year after year.

We rely on our dedicated membership to volunteer in the following events. Through their hard work and many hours, we are able to support organizations and events year after year.

FALCON FOOTBALL (AF Academy Varsity)

Volunteers assist with seatback rental sales during the pre-game and through the first quarter. After that, refreshments and lunch are provided and volunteers can stay and watch the game at no cost.

ANNUAL AF ACADEMY GRADUATION

This is our largest income from one single event. Volunteers assist with seatback rental, we provide breakfast and volunteers are able to watch the graduation ceremony.