National Pinochle Association, Inc. ("NPA") is an organization that
promotes the game of pinochle, adheres to the interest of the membership,
contributes to charity and creates opportunities for friendship, goodwill and
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From California to New York and Detroit to Miami -- all four corners of the U.S --, NPA has more than 1,000 members located in various
We encourage new membership and NPA membership policies do not
discriminate on the basis of a person’s race, sex, age, handicap, ethnic
origin, or religion.
NPA was organized to promote the game of pinochle by:
Fostering the spirit of good fellowship in the game of Pinochle, offering
guidance and supervision to NPA membership organizations, adapting and
implementing uniform playing rules and regulations, assisting local Chapters
who host individual tournaments and the National Championship
Tournament and furthering the enjoyment of the game of Pinochle by all its
NPA is currently seeking new membership and encourages pinochle groups of four (4) members or
more to become a NPA Chapter. You can submit your application for membership by
filling out a Membership Application and forwarding to Zelma Goldsby, NPA Corresponding Secretary at
Click HERE on NPA Forms to download the Application. There is a $25 membership fee and yearly NPA dues are $20 per member.
NPA offers a travel site. Please visit and make your personal and/or business travels. Great deals on cruise packages; book flight + hotel or flight + car + hotel together and save an average of $220; send flowers; purchase theater and musical tickets and much, much more. Click on the following link and you are own your way!
NPA offers a calendar of upcoming sanctioned and non-sanctioned tournaments. Please review the calendar before planning your tournament to avoid any conflicts. If you have any questions, please contact the
National Tournament Director, Dr Alice Cannon Scott at