Ways to Donate

There are many ways to donate to The MOAA Foundation and the MOAA Scholarship Fund. However you chose to support us, we are grateful for your contribution.

Support our Charities

  • Make a one time or recurring donation online: moaa.org/donate
  • Mail in a check or credit card information
    • The MOAA Foundation, PO Box 1555, Merrifield, VA 22116-9942
    • The MOAA Scholarship Fund, PO Box 1824, Merrifield, VA 22116-9917
  • Join one of our Donor Societies. 
    • Include our 501(c)(3) organizations in your estate plans.
    • The MOAA Foundation’s tax ID number is 46-4219250.
    • The MOAA Scholarship Fund’s tax ID number is 54-1659039.
    • If you are of eligible age, transfer all or a portion of your IRA’s required minimum distribution to our 501(c)(3)organizations, and the funds transferred are not included in your taxable income.
    • Transfer eligible securities to our 501(c)(3) organizations and avoid capital gains taxes.
    • Sign up for Amazon Smile.
    • Link your Amazon shopping to our charities and Amazon will send quarterly payments to support our programs. Go to smile.amazon.com and search for our charities.
    • Attend a MOAA Charities Event.
    • Stay up to date with MOAA events that benefit The MOAA Foundation and the MOAA Scholarship Fund.
    • Set up recurring donations from your retirement pay.
    • The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (and most other retirement plans) will make the monthly transfer directly to the charity you choose. Or you can call our Member Service Center and provide your credit card information — we will process the card each month.
    • Participate in our Charitable Gift Annuity program
    • Support the Scholarship Fund while receiving quarterly payments. Funds remaining, when the annuity terminates, transfer to the Scholarship Fund or The MOAA Foundation
    • For additional information on ways to support our mission, contact our Development Team: (800) 234-6622 ext. 169 or development@moaa.org


This is by far, the most organized, veteran backed, community caring, member participating, outreaching organization I’ve ever been a part of.

– Antha Melvin, Grant Recipient

Our Promise to Donors

The MOAA Foundation (EIN 46-4219250) and the MOAA Scholarship Fund (EIN 54-1659039) are both public, non-profit, charitable organizations incorporated in Virginia and declared tax-exempt by the Internal Revenue Service under 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations to these entities are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law. We are committed to demonstrating the highest standards of public accountability and stewardship of donors' gifts. Your personal information is never sold or given to other charities.

MOAA Charities is grateful for all donations and works hard to ensure your donations are used to benefit the people in our community who need assistance the most. Both of our charities, The MOAA Foundation and the MOAA Scholarship Fund, have both received The Platinum Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world's largest source of nonprofit information. This rating reflects our commitment to transparency. To view our transparency documents, click here. 

Additionally, with almost 90 years of combined experience, The MOAA Foundation and the MOAA Scholarship Fund are proud to be recognized and vetted by the following organizations: