Kansas Council of Chapters - MOAA
Serving The Seven Great Kansas MOAA Chapters
About The Chapter
The Chapter was organized in 1998, and affiliated with
the national office of the Military Officers Association of
America (MOAA) that same year. Today, more than 100
members in the Kansas City area belong to this chapter.
Sunflower Chapter is an active organization with
monthly dinner meetings, normally on the third Tuesday
of the month. These meetings are held at the St.
Andrew's Golf Club, 11099 W. 135th Street, Overland
The Chapter annually awards a $3,000 Sunflower
Foundation Scholarship to a graduating senior of one of
the following high schools:
Shawnee Mission North High School in Johnson Co
Shawnee Mission West High School in Johnson Co
Washington High School in Wyandotte County
or a freshman ROTC cadet at the University of Kansas
COL George Bieler, USA-RET
Capt Mark H. Naster, USMC
COL Doug Brown, USA-RET
LTC Emest G. Lowden, USA-RET
Maj Harry Malnicof, USMC-RET
COL Larry Schmidt, USMC-RET
LTC Leo Sweeney , USA-RET
1LT Don Donldson, USA
COL John Becker, USA
Chapter Activities Include:
· JROTC & ROTC Scholarships through our Sunflower Foundation.
· Fund raising via Chapter Prize Drawing, Annual Christmas Auction, and
various work opportunities.
· Heart of America Veteran's Stand Down -- we participate twice a year to help
· Award-winning Chapter Newsletter -- our Sunflower Leaflet is published