Mission: Advance the professional ability of members, promote the unity and morale of members, provide scholarships to children of members, provide financial support to survivors of members, provide scholarships to children of enlisted coast guard member, ensure that members have information concerning their benefits and to advocate for their benefits.
Programs: Provide 1 grant to a child of an enlisted coast guard member in the amount of $4,000 each for post secondary education. $1,000 was paid to the recipient, with the additional $3,000 payable in annual installments of $1,000 as long as they remained enrolled as full time students. Provide 5 grants to the children of cwoa members in the amount of $750 each for post secondary education.
provided death benefits to designated beneficiaries upon the death of a association members.
provided four issues of the association magazine to members, providing them with information concerning fellow members, chapters, and their benefits provided by the government.