Air Force Aid
The AIR FORCE AID SOCIETY (AFAS) is the
official charity of the U.S. Air Force. It promotes the Air
Force mission by helping "to relieve distress of Air
Force members and their families and assisting them to finance
The nearly 150,000-member Air Force
Association, formed in 1946, is an independent, nonprofit,
civilian aerospace organization that promotes public
understanding of aerospace power and national defense.
Public Affairs Association
Public Affairs Association is a non-profit, veterans
organization of past and present U.S. Air Force public
affairs, band and broadcast professionals.
The Air Force
Sergeants Association (AFSA) is a federally chartered,
non-profit organization representing the professional and
personal interests of more than 150,000 active duty and
retired enlisted members of the U.S. Air Force, Air National
Guard and Air Force Reserve.
of Aviation Odnancemen of the US Navy
Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (AMOPS)
was established in 1977 to serve and represent osteopathic
physicians in the uniformed services.
of US Military Surgeons
AMSUS (the Association of Military
Surgeons of the United States) has been working for the Federal
Health Care professional since its conception in 1891.
Originally a physicians' organization, AMSUS is focused on all
is a nonprofit professional organization that promotes
Electronic Defense/Information Superiority to maintain national
Forces Communications and Electronics Association
AFCEA's roots trace back to pre-civil
war days and was formally founded in 1946. This international
non-profit association represents the professional
communications, electronics, intelligence, and information
The year 1861 is usually considered
the beginning of YMCA service to the military. Dedicated YMCA
volunteers went to the battlefields of the Civil War beside
America's uniformed young men. President Lincoln praised YMCA
leaders for their "benevolent undertaking for the benefit
of the soldiers."
Area Officer Association
Star Wives of America
Gold Star Wives of America, Inc. is a
non-profit national service organization, incorporated in the
State of New York on December 15, 1945, dedicated to serving the