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How to Join

MOAA Lancaster Chapter:
To join the Lancaster Chapter, contact either of the co-membership chairs, John Burke at (717) 627-6968 or Tom Bender at (717) 471-6817 for joining information.  You may also down-load a copy of the chapter's membership application by opening this document:  Lancaster Chapter Membership Application, and printing a copy from your own printer.  You may then send this filled-out form to:

Lancaster, PA Chapter MOAA
Attn:  Membership
P.O. Box 5031
Lancaster, PA 17606-5031

On receipt of your membership form, the chapter will forward a welcome letter providing you with additional membership and chapter details including the assignment of a Chapter sponsor who can help with your assimilation into the Chapter.  Please consider joining--it's an easy and painless process!!  Dues are $15 per year or $40 for three years.  The calander year in which you joined is free and if you join in October, November or December, the next calendar year is also free..

MOAA National:
MOAA National, located in Alexandria, Virginia, is a separate organization from local affiliate chapters like the Lancaster Chapter. If you seek MOAA National membership, follow this link to MOAA National: www.moaa.org and click "Join" at the top of the MOAA web page.  MOAA National has about 360,000 members.  The Lancaster Chapter does encourage its members to join the National MOAA organization. MOAA offers three types of memberships: Basic, Premium and Life. A three year Basic Membership is offered every new member who joins a Chapter.

MOAA State Chapters:
There are about 400 MOAA state chapters in the U.S. with about sixteen chapters located in Pennsylvania.  The Lancaster Chapter is a large Pennsylvania chapter with over 250 members.  Joining the Lancaster Chapter does not give you dual membership to the national organization or vice-versa.  Each is a separate organization and has their own dues structure.  You do not have to be a member of National MOAA in order to be a Lancaster Chapter member, however, membership in National MOAA is encouraged by all Lancaster members.