Great Plains was the first of 34 PVA Chapters across the U.S.
to form a Ladies Auxiliary to support its members.
- Members can be a spouse, family member or friend of a PVA member
- Meetings are held quarterly
- Members support PVA members, programs, and activities
- Members help organize chapter picnics, holiday parties, and fundraising events
McAleer/Pierce Memorial Scholarship
The Great Plains PVA Ladies Auxiliary is the founder of the McAleer/Pierce Memorial Scholarship awarded annually to Nebraska high school graduates. Qualified applicants have a physical disability themselves, or have a parent with a disability. In the scholarship’s 30 years (1988-2018), Auxiliary members have awarded over $35,000!
Applications are due by March 1st each year. To request an application, contact the PVA office at 402-398-1422.
To support the membership of the Paralyzed Veterans of America Great Plains Chapter
and to foster the continuing education of young adults with disabilities through the
McAleer/Pierce Memorial Scholarship Program.