How we help!
The ARA is the only professional military association dedicated solely to serving the entire United States Army Reserve - officers, enlisted, and civilian’s of all ranks.
The ARA uniquely provides the needed support to make the USAR Enlisted Scholarship Program succeed - at no cost to the USAR.
The ARA’s periodic newsletter, The Army Federal Reservist, helps keep you informed and presents important issues and events affecting you and the USAR, including your multiple military and civilian careers, and family and employer challenges. In short, we can discuss both your "Strategic Reserve" as well as your expanding "Operational Reserve" duties!
The ARA can speak to the highest levels about your current and future roles, missions, and unique "off-Post" family support needs.
The ARA can present your accomplishments and needs to the Army and elected decision-makers from state capitals to Washington, D.C.
The ARA is committed to the preservation of a strong United States Army Reserve and national defense, including Homeland defense.
The ARA includes serving reservist of ALL serving ranks
including civilians, your family members, as well as retiree’s, veteran’s and citizen friends of the USAR.
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Our Army Reserve Association is a strong advocate for you, and the USAR, and all of the trained, and highly motivated federal Warrior-Citizen Soldier's - United States Army Reservist's!
ARA is a part of your USAR's extended family and represents all ranks of the USAR - Enlisted, Officers, Civilians, AGR's, and their famlies!
Mission: To be an advocate of a strong United States Army Reserve in support of national defense. (The USAR's Mission - Structure - personnel - Training - equipment - facilities - families - benefits, and utilization).
Motto: Semper Promptus (Always at hand).
Slogan: "Representing the Federal Army Reserve."
Purpose: Provide representation of the USAR at the local, state, and national legislative and leadership levels and to the American people, by informing and educating. The ARA supports the USAR Scholarship Program, which directly benefits Reservist's and their dependents. The ARA also initiates and participates in other not-for-profit programs and public service projects to improve the quality of life and safety of Army Reserve and civilian personnel of all ranks, and their families, as well as retirees, and veterans.
"Together we're strong! Join the ARA!"
Our membership: Includes Army reservist and civilians of all ranks, retiree's, veteran's, and citizen and corporate"friend's of the ARA". Call us at 1-800-ARMYREServe, find us at www.armyreserve.org, or write to us at: ARA, P.O. Box 711, Winfield, KS 67156-0711
Joining the ARA is easy: If you are an Army reservist, including AGR's (of any rank or grade), a DAC, Status Quo, or Duel status USAR civilian, retiree (including Gray area), an honorably discharged Army veteran, or family member of anyone in these categories, just write to us at: ARA, Field Support Services, P.O. Box 711, Winfield, KS 67156-0711, and include your $18 check to the ARA for your annual membership card. If you have questions,
Email us at: Membership@armyreserve.org
(Please print your name and address clearly, and identify your status. Your phone number and Email address are optional but helpful if questions arise in processing. Your information will not be sold or given out to others.)
"Together we are Army strong!
Join the ARA!"