Tag: Green Valley Chapter Military Officers Association

All about services for blind vets

  Peggy McGee Diane Kellermeyer, Chief Southwestern Blind Rehabilitation Center at the Tucson VA hospital, was the speaker at the January meeting of the Green Valley Chapter, Military Officers Association. The requirement to help those blinded by their military service was established on January 8, 1944 when President Franklin D. Roosevelt decreed that “no blinded…

Therapeutic Riding of Tucson to benefit from luncheon

Peggy McGee The Green Valley Chapter Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) Auxiliary will be sponsoring a fundraising luncheon on Tuesday, February 27 at noon in the Madera Clubhouse Ballroom. Doors will open for a period of socializing at 11:30 a.m. The Auxiliary’s goal is to raise funds for the Heroes on Horses program sponsored…

Military officers plan luncheon

  Peggy McGee As a departure from the usual dinner meetings, the Green Valley Chapter, Military Officers Association will hold a luncheon meeting at noon on Tuesday, January 23 in Ballroom No. 3. Guest speaker will be Diana S. Kellermeyer, Chief, Blind Rehabilitation Service and the Southwestern Blind Rehabilitation Center (SWBRC) at the Southern Arizona…

USAA Grant meant more turkeys for the troops

  Peggy McGee To complement the funds raised during the fourth of July Food for the Troops collection at Quail Creek, USAA provided a grant that enabled the Green Valley Chapter, Military Officers Association (MOA) to purchase 30 premium turkeys and 30 commissary cards. The turkeys, ranging in weight from 9.2 to 17.62 pounds, will…

July 4th Food For The Troops collection a huge success

Peggy McGee The Green Valley Chapter Military Officers Association expresses its sincere appreciation to the many Quail Creek residents who supported this year’s Independence Day food drive. The annual Food for the Troops collection at Quail Creek over the Fourth of July period managed to exceed what was donated in 2016 which was a record…

MOAA dinner slated for September 20

Peggy McGee The Green Valley Chapter Military Officers Association will kick off its fall season with a dinner on Wednesday, September 20 in the ballroom. Cocktails and wine will be available for purchase starting at 5:00 p.m. and dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. A mixed greens salad with assorted accompaniments with Ranch and…