Welcome to the Lee Coast Chapter of MOAA

To promote the purposes and objectives of the MOAA, an independent, national, non-profit, politically nonpartisan veterans' organization dedicated to maintaining a strong national defense and preserve the earned entitlements of members of the uniformed services and their families and survivors.  In addition, the Chapter shall foster fraternal relations among retired, active and former officers of the uniformed services and their National Guard or reserve components, and serve the community and nation.

Originating on Sanibel in  1992, this Chapter is an incorporated 501(c)(19) not-for profit nonpartisan organization known as as Lee Coast Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America; with 100+ members from the Sanibel, Captiva, Fort Myers, South Fort Myers and Fort Myers Beach area. All chapter members hold membership in our 501(c)(3) Lee Coast Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America Foundation, Inc. which provides service to area Veterans, their families and Lee County JROTC. Our chapter is an affiliate of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) and chapter member of the Florida Council of Chapters (FCOC). MOAA and its affiliated chapters and councils are nonpartisan.”

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As a result of the widespread closures, including Kelly Greens clubhouse, caused by the damage from Hurricane Ian, our Lee Coast MOAA 2022-23 meeting season was a lunch format at Mission BBQ.  We will now resume our dinner-meeting format for the remaining season at 
the Edison Restaurant & Event Center, 3583 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers
Tower Room (2nd floor, elevator option), Private Dining area
Mondays:  Feb. 20th, March 20th and April 17th 
1800 Cocktail Hour    1900 Buffet Service begins    followed by meeting/program
[NOTE: Please bring a check payable to Lee Coast MOAA Chapter for $40/person]
PLEASE RSVP no later than 15 Feb. (for Feb. meeting)
to Steve Nance:  <> 

As many of our members are also still displaced by hurricane Ian, we are continuing to send E-blasts to keep members posted on our activities and ask that you please reply and/or send your temporary address with a status update to our chapter Email: 

For those members in the area, call a fellow member and make plans to attend the February meeting together....  we miss you!!

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  or Former Officers or Surviving Spouse from all of the 8 services circled below.

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Coming Events


10th Annual MacKenzie-Janes Golf Outing "Lite version" April 12th @ Shell Point. For reservation form, contact Roger Triftshauser 585-704-9486 or Jim Stapleton 04-247-0373.

4/12/2023 7:30 AM  View
Current News

• Dinner Meetings return for Feb,Mar,Apr; now at Edison Restaurant. RSVP to
1/29/2023  View
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12/22/2022  View

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