Welcome to NOFA

Welcome to the NOAA OFFICERS’ FAMILY ASSOCIATION (NOFA) website! NOFA members are active duty and retired NOAA Corps Officers and their families. Corps Officers are an integral part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). New members click here.


New website coming soon!

Posted November 30th, 2014. Filed under General.

We are working on providing you with a new and more user-friendly website, here at NOFAweb.org. Check back early next year to see the updates!

NOFA DC Holiday Party

Posted November 5th, 2014. Filed under DC News.

This year’s annual NOFA Holiday Party will be held at the home of CDR Matthew Wingate on Saturday, December 13th from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Mark your calendars! And please take a moment to login to the Member Area and make sure your directory listing is up-to-date. We will be sending out invitations shortly!

2014 Dues Drive Is Underway!

Posted August 8th, 2014. Filed under General.

Please take a moment to login - update your listing and pay your 2014 dues as well as donate to the ACO Scholarship Fund.  We appreciate you spreading the word – pass it on to another commissioned officer and help us keep the NOFA/ACO Directory up to date!

If you have a problem logging in, please contact us.

ACO/NOFA Summer Picnic!

Posted July 29th, 2014. Filed under DC News.

DC-area folks: come join us for a summer picnic! The DC ACO and NOFA are inviting you to a family-friendly afternoon of swimming, games, food, and good cheer at CAPT Shep Smith’s farm in Great Falls on Aug 9th. For details and to RSVP, please message Amy Crocker using the Contact page. Hope to see you there!

National ACO Scholarship Application 2014

Posted December 11th, 2013. Filed under General.

The Executive Committee of National ACO Scholarships, Inc. has issued its annual call to high school seniors and college undergrads for applications for scholarship awards for the 2014/2015 academic year.  The two-page application form is available here.  Application forms may also be obtained by contacting Secretary/Treasurer Captain Dave Peterson, NOAA (Ret), by phone (301-921-6357) or email (kmpdhp -at- comcast -dot- net).  Complete application packages should be sent to the corporation’s post office address (on the application form) and should be postmarked no later than Friday, April 15, 2014.