NARFE - Chapter 86
Welcome to NARFE Chapter 86

Chapter 86 is located in sunny Pensacola Florida and we are happy you found our site. Check back often for news and updates on upcomng meetings. 

Updated meeting location and schedule.

Because of the increase in COVID cases and the restrictions in place at the Bayview Center, we have suspended our monthly meetings until further notice.  Check back for updates and keep an eye out for email updates.


 Current Officers: 

President: Julian Loy  Email
1st VP : Scott Livingston
2nd VP: Vacant

Secretary:  Carmman Kazanzas
Treasurer: Shirley Huffman


To lean more about us, to see complete list of the chapter's officers and the Florida Federation Officers, please select Read More

Join Our Chapter - Become a Member
We'd love for you to join us! 

There are three ways to join:

1.  National Membership
2.  Chapter Membership
3.  Spousal Membership 


News and Upcoming Events

Presentations Scheduled for Upcoming Meetings

July 13- Vote on meeting location and elect officers for 2021.


2021 Federation Presidents Meeting

Registration is now open for the 2021 Federation Presidents Meeting and Association Annual Meeting, taking place August 9-12 in San Antonio, TX. All NARFE members are welcome to attend. 
Details and registration info can be found here


SECURE Act: A Retirement & Estate Planning Game Changer

Join NARFE federal benefits expert Mark Keen on July 30 for a one-hour webinar that will explain changes in inheritance rules for retirement plans and how you may want to reevaluate your retirement and estate planning strategies. Details and sign up can be found here.

BC / BS and Dealing with Covid-19
The Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Released the following policy statement addressing the current Covid-19 crisis.  Please take the time to read it if you are a BC / BS member.   Policy Statement. 
Mobile Chapter Annual Picnic 
A group of six chapter members attended the Mobile AL chapter's annual picnic at the Coast Guard Station, Old Shell Road Mobile, AL., on 14 October 2019.  Fun was had by all and here are a few photos from the adventure.
Our Driver Mike and his Limo.
Ladies enjoying the ride to Mobile
Paul and Julian headed to Mobile Picnic
Paul meeting NARFE members from Mobile.
Beatrice and members from Mobile chapter
Notes From Larry's Presentation 
At our August meeting, our Service Officer gave a brief presention on the organizations that need to be notified when federal employee or retiree passes.  His notes can be viewed and printed here.  
One of the many websites that can assist with creation of wills, medical powers of attorney and numerous other legal documents is
Cruise to support Alzheimers Association
NARFE Florida sponsored a cruise as a fund raiser to support the Alzheimers Association.  Royal Caribbean's Majesty of the Seas departed Fort Lauderdale on Feb 26, 2019 and NARFE cruiseres raised over $4000 to support  Alzheimers research. 



NARFE Executive Director Barb Sido has announced thereorganization of the headquarters functions into four areas.  These functional areas and the current learders are: 

1.  Advocacy (formerly Legislation)
        led by Staff VP Jessica Klement 
2.  Communications
        led by Staff VP Susan Boswell 
3.  Finance and Administration (new)
       led by a staff VP to be hired mid-2018 
4.  Marketing and Member Resources (formerly Marketing)
       led by Staff VP Bridget Boel

The new origanization chart can be viewed here.



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