PUBLIC NEWS RELEASES
Jimmie Trimble Scholarships Winners
Monday, November 14, 2016
 
Two Young Marines are awarded the Jimmie Trimble Scholarship by the American Veterans Center. Besides a monetary prize, both scholarship winners will travel to Guam and Iwo Jima next spring for the Reunion of Honor.
Learn More...

The Young Marines garners 8th Fulcrum Shield award from U.S. Dept. of Defense for anti-drug education
Thursday, October 13, 2016
 
The Young Marines garnered its eighth Fulcrum Shield award from the United States Department of Defense. Specifically recognized this year is the East Valley Young Marines of Mesa, Arizona.
Learn More...

Young Marines Golf Tournament a Huge Success
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
 
The Young Marines hosted its annual golf tournament at the Medal of Honor Golf Course at MCB Quantico. A sold out event of 144 golfers joined celebrity spokesperson for the Young Marines -'Gunny' R. Lee Ermey.
Learn More...

Young Marines Receives $50,000 Donation From GLOCK
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
 
Young Marines received a $50,000 donation from GLOCK at the GLOCK Annual Shoot & Gunny Challenge XII in Griffin, GA.
Learn More...

Young Marines traveled to Arizona for Navajo Code Talkers Day
Friday, August 19, 2016
 
Close to 200 Young Marines representing 24 units, ten states and all six divisions traveled to Window Rock, Arizona, to be part of Navajo Code Talkers Day.
Learn More...

'Generations of Honor: A Year with the Young Marines' Documentary wins Telly Award
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
 
The Young Marines' 30 minute documentary, "Generations of Honor: A Year with the Young Marines,” received a bronze Telly award in the Documentary Film category.
Learn More...

David S. Jonas, legal expert in national security issues, named to board of directors of the Young Marines
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
 
The members of the board of directors of the Young Marines announce a new board member - David S. Jonas, a partner at the law firm of Fluet Huber + Hoang, PLLC in Tysons Corner, Virginia.
Learn More...

The DEA presents Enrique ‘Kiki’ Camarena Awards to Six Young Marines Units
Friday, May 27, 2016
 
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the Young Marines youth organization announced the Young Marines unit winners of the Enrique "Kiki" Camarena Award.
Learn More...

Melissa Crane named treasurer of the board of directors of the Young Marines
Friday, May 20, 2016
 
The members of the board of directors of the Young Marines announce a new board member - Melissa Crane who will serve as treasurer of the board of directors.
Learn More...

Joseph Bacon named ‘National Young Marine of the Year’
Monday, May 16, 2016
 
YM SgtMaj Joseph J. Bacon, 17, of Ludlow, Massachusetts has been named the 2016 - 2017 National Young Marine of the Year. As National Young Marine of the Year, Bacon will travel throughout the country representing the Young Marines, and he will be a
Learn More...

Young Marines return from a very special ‘Reunion of Honor’ on Guam and Iwo Jima
Monday, April 11, 2016
 
Young Marines have returned from their trip to Guam and Iwo Jima for the annual “Reunion of Honor.” The Young Marines were able to attend the memorial service which took place for veterans and family members at the Anniversary Monument on Iwo Jima.
Learn More...

Howard Snow named to the board of directors of the Young Marines
Wednesday, April 06, 2016
 
The members of the board of directors of the Young Marines welcome a new board member - Howard Snow, a retired Marine Corps officer and former deputy assistant secretary of the Navy.
Learn More...

Young Marines celebrate the 100th birthday of John L. Moon, the oldest living survivor of first day invasion of Iwo Jima
Friday, April 01, 2016
 
Retired Marine John L. Moon doesn't know it, but his 100th birthday party will include the presentation of a framed photograph of several Young Marines holding a large birthday banner on the very beach Mr. Moon landed on during the Battle of Iwo Jima
Learn More...

Young Marines mourns the passing of Nancy Reagan, a early proponent of anti-drug campaigns
Friday, March 11, 2016
 
The Young Marines joins the nation in mourning Nancy Davis Reagan, 94, who died of congestive heart failure on Sunday, March 6, 2016. Her most publicized project as first lady was the "Just Say No" anti-drug campaign.
Learn More...

Young Marines board vice chairman William J. Walker promoted to Brigadier General of District of Columbia, Army National Guard
Monday, March 07, 2016
 
William J. Walker, vice chairman of the Board of Directors of the Young Marines, was promoted to Brigadier General, Land Component Command of the District of Columbia, Army National Guard.
Learn More...

The last founder of the Young Marines - Rollie Hamel - is laid to rest with full military honors
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
 
The year was 1959. It was the dream of a few WWII Marine veterans from the Brass City Memorial Detachment who had proudly worn the uniform of America’s Corps of Marines. These veterans dreamed of passing on the values of the Marines Corps to youth.
Learn More...

Young Marines Names Division Young Marines of the Year
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
 
The Young Marines, a national youth organization, has named six division winners of one of its most prestigious awards - the “Division Young Marine of the Year.”
Learn More...

Documentary film about the Young Marines to air twice in February on PBS-Arizona
Thursday, February 04, 2016
 
A 30-minute documentary film titled, “Generations of Honor: A Year with the Young Marines,” will hit the airways this month on PBS-Arizona. Cameras followed the Young Marines for a year as they honored America’s veterans in Washington DC, Pearl Harbo
Learn More...

Young Marines Honor Veterans in Pearl Harbor
Wednesday, December 02, 2015
 
More than 100 youth members of the Young Marines from across the country traveled to Pearl Harbor to honor veterans by unveiling a memorial stone at the National Cemetery of the Pacific and leading the Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade.
Learn More...
GET INVOLVED
Zip:
Find out how to donate to the Young Marines
Volunteer to help strengthen the lives of America's youth
If you're looking for an exciting and challenging experience
Join a Unit near you today
 
NATIONAL UPCOMING EVENTS - 180 days
12/5/2016 N - Beach Cleanup - Hawaii Details..

12/5/2016 N - Pearl Harbor Remembrance Parade Details..

12/6/2016 N - Pearl Harbor Remembrance Parade Details..

12/6/2016 N - Punchbowl Wreath Laying Details..

12/7/2016 N - Pearl Harbor Remembrance Parade Details..

12/8/2016 N - Pearl Harbor Remembrance Parade Details..

12/26/2016 N - Christmas Holiday Details..

1/2/2017 N - New Year's Holiday Details..

1/16/2017 N - Martin Luther King Day Details..