REPRESENTATION: "Represent All Enlisted Members Of The Armed Forces"
NCOA makes a difference by taking a stand on issues
that affect the lives of enlisted men and women who serve, or have served, this great nation. Our membership consists
of enlisted service members - active duty, veterans and retirees from all five branches
of the U.S. Armed Forces, including the National Guard and Reserve.
2. WE TAKE ACTION: "Strength In Numbers"
The power of over 75,000 members speaking as one voice for the men
and women of the Enlisted Corp. We have four full-time lobbyists on Capital Hill voting
on issues in the best interest of the enlisted member. We
provide expert testimony to Congress and worked extensively with the House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committee.
"Get up-to-date information delivered to your doorstep"
Every NCOA member receives 6 journals
each year. Our Journal provides up-to-date information on topics such as legislative issues, changes to military
policies and procedures, as well as various articles addressing issues affecting all branches of the military.
"Scholarships & grants"
NCOA has awarded nearly
$1.5 million in academic scholarships to the children and spouses of Association
CAREER CENTER: "Transition Assistance at it's Finest"
NCOA hosts jobs fairs at various sites throughout the United States.
NCOA Job Fairs offer unlimited, nationwide opportunities for military personnel, veterans, officer and enlisted, of all services
including National Guard and Reserve. While these job fairs are primarily for military personnel who are separating or retiring,
family members and government employees are also welcome to attend.
6. LOCAL ACTIVITIES: "Getting Involved With
Involvement in your local chapter brings you in touch with your local community.
Annually, Air Academy Chapter
300 participates in a variety of activities in the Colorado Springs area. The chapter also supports many military functions
and awards at local bases.
PEOPLE WORKING TOGETHER: "Meetings & Conventions"
Chapter 300 meets every 3rd Friday of the month and participates in annual conventions. This close
fellowship enhances camaraderie, professional development, and esprit de corps among members.