Welcome to the National Guard Association of Michigan

The National Guard Association of Michigan (NGAM) exists to advance the interests of the Michigan National Guard. Formed in 1956, NGAM has a 60-year tradition of providing services to its members and support for their families.  In 1962, we were incorporated as a 501(c)19 non-profit veterans organization.


NGAM Veterans Support Grant Benefit Concert for Veteran Suicide Awareness and Prevention featuring Dave Bennett

On November 13, 2021, please join NGAM as we celebrate Michigan's Military at Andiamo in Warren, MI.

NGAM is a proud sponsor of this years Celebrate Michigan's Military annual dinner. All NGAM members are welcome to attend and help raise money and awareness for Guardian Angels Medical Service Dogs.


Recap all of our 64th Annual Conference, with full reports, speaker bio, and agenda's here:


2021 NGAM Annual Conference and Business Session

Helpful Resources

Find more details about tuition assistance, retiree information, and more!

Our Partners

Help support the organizations that generously give to our members and their families.


Learn about upcoming events.


NGAM President Simon Brackett

NGAM has been successful in advocating for perks associated with your service in the Michigan National Guard. Below are a few examples:

  • Tax free military pay
  • State tuition assistance
  • State pension
  • Reduced hunting and fishing license fees
  • Reduced Secretary of State fees

NGAM also offers:

  • Professional development opportunities
  • Life insurance
  • Veteran support grants