Montgomery Area Chapter Military Officers Association of America
Montgomery Area ChapterMilitary Officers Association of America

Our monthly luncheons are back in business.  For at least the near future we will be using the Arrowhead Country Club for the luncheons.  Please check this site and the monthly Newsletter as the Luncheons may not always be on Thursday as we have done in the past.  Arrowhead will sometimes have other activities that will require us to move to another day.

 

We had our first "live" Luncheon in 14 months on the 12th of May.  The food was excellent, the bar gave me a "generous pour" on my glass of wine, the speaker, Dr Sorenson, was outstanding and seeing everyone "in the flesh" again was a thrill.  Look out for the June meeting.

Maxwell Pharmacy Procedures Update

 

 Every time I would call the pharmacy line to initiate a new prescription I would hear them talk about secure messaging as a means to better communicate with them.  So I decided to give it a try.  I signed up and had occasion to need two prescriptions filled.  So I got on line and sent the request to have them filled.  I received an email the following day informing me that it was filled and could be picked up 24 hours from the time I sent the email.  Sure enough 24 hours later I was able to get my filled prescriptions.  This was so much easier than calling and then waiting from 48-72 hours to pick up the filled prescription.  
 

Hot News Items:

 

-- Day Street Gate:  Will close Friday, March 12th at 6 PM, and will remain closed for the foreseeable future.

Kelly Street Gate: Will be reopening Monday March 15th.

 

-- The VA Clinic at the Chantilly Parkway is scheduling COVID vaccine appointments at 1-866-601-1079.  However, you will need to be enrolled in the Veterans Healthcare system to get the shot.  If you can the number above, they call tell you if you are enrolled in the system.  If you are not enrolled, they will transfer you to the eligibilitty and enrollment department.  Currently, only Veterans 55 years and older are eligible.

Military Service: A History in Postcards - A Troy University & Alabama Humanities Alliance EXHIBIT

 

Follow this link to a fascinating display of Military History as shown in postcards.  The display was created and hosted by Troy University.

https://troy.libguides.com/military.

River Region Report, August 2021
MAC MOAA River Region Report, August 202[...]
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MAC MOAA River Region Report, July 2021
MAC MOAA River Region Report, July 2021.[...]
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MAC MOAA River Region Report, June 2021
MAC MOAA River Region Report, June 2021.[...]
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MOAA and DOD Clarification of Military Pharmacy Availbility (Posted here April 15, 2020)
DOD and MOAA Clarification Military Phar[...]
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IMPORTANT! Update on Maxwell Pharmacy Prescription Service
Updates on the Maxwell Pharmacy Service.[...]
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MAC MOAA Member Emergency Assistance Phone Directory
MAC MOAA Emergency Assistance Phone DIre[...]
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Welcome to Website of the Montgomery Area Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America

The Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) is a nonprofit,nonpartisan association dedicated to maintaining a strong national defense and, most importantly, to preserving the earned entitlements of the uniformed services and their families and survivors.  No other organization serving officers is so dedicated and so successful.

 

Joining a Chapter like the Montgomery Area Chapter (MAC/MOAA) provides grass roots support needed to pass legislation to protect and enhance the interests of those still serving and those who have served in our nations' military.  MAC MOAA is affilated with the Military Officers Association of America.

 

For more information on joining, click on the Join Us or "Click Here to Join" button at the top left of each page.  For any questions or for more information, click on macmoaa@macmoaa.org on the bottom right of each page.

 

If you are interested in Federal Legislation that may affect you as a military officer, you will find MOAA National's "Take Action Center of interest.

Fifty Eight of MAC MOAA's Vietnam Vets honored at our Veterans Day Luncheon Novmeber 8, 2018.  Our gest speaker, Major General Rothstein and Alabama Council of Chapters President Dave Jenson are at the extreme right of the photo.  Available below are the handout listing our member's Vietnam stories and the extended version.  Both are Word documents and can be downloaded and printed.

Extended Version of MAC MOAA Vietnam Vets List
Extended Version of MAC MOAA Vietnam Vet[...]
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An Electronic version of the handout at the Vietnam Vets Luncheon
Vietnam Veteran's Salute List, FINAL, Oc[...]
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Coming Events

MAC MOAA holds monthly luncheons with interesting and distinguished guest speakers such as then MOAA President, Admiral Norb Ryan. Click above for more information.

 

 

Special Events

 

Chapter members enjoy trips, cruises, visits to historic places and plays.  Click on the button above for the latest activities.

 

 

Scholarship

MAC MOAA annually awards Scholarships to deserving local students.  For rules and applications, click on the button above.

 

 

This website was a MOAA "5 Star" winner in 2019 & 2020

Join Us Today!

Join MAC MOAA by contacting Col Smith or by filling out and mailing in the application below.

Our Membership Chairman is Col Nelson "Smitty" Smith.  He may be contacted at 334-834-9383 or tondsmith@gmail.com.

Webmaster: Col Steve Linder

For more information use the email link below:

E-mail: slinder@charter.net

Last updated: March 17th 2021

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