VVA is a "home of our own" -- a community of fellowship with people who share your experiences, needs, and hopes for the future.

Join with us, Chapter 1091 Ocean City, MD or one of our 650 chapters with over 85,000 members for fellowship, volunteer opportunities, and community service.

Be as active as your time, talents, and interests allow. Or simply be a proud member of VVA, knowing that your membership helps VVA work for you and your fellow Vietnam veterans.

The VVA national organization keeps less than half of your membership dues. The rest stays at the state and local level to support programs and services for veterans and their families.

Membership Includes

  • a FREE subscription to our award-winning magazine, The VVA Veteran
  • updates on issues and legislation affecting veterans, as well as unique articles on the people, places and history of the Vietnam experience
  • notices of special events
  • help connecting with other veterans

All memberships are now LIfetime memberships with dues of only $50.00. Download the application now, fill it out and send it to us here along with a copy of your DD-214 to Chapter 1091, Address is: VVA Chapter 1091, P.O. Box 1343, Ocean City, MD 21843.


Membership is open to U.S. armed forces veterans who served on active duty (for other than training purposes) in the Republic of Vietnam between February 28, 1961, and May 7, 1975, or in any duty location between August 5, 1964, and May 7, 1975.


To join, print a Membership Application. Please include a copy of your DD-214 with your membership application.

Families, friends, supporters, and veterans of other eras can join the Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America and receive the same benefits. You can download a copy of the membership application fill it out and send it to us with your payment.

Questions? Call or email our Membership Chairman Bob Gilmore at 410-213-5228 press 5 or