The Young Marines wear a Red Cord bracelet to symbolize their commitment to Living a Healthy, Drug-Free Lifestyle.


The proud seven-time recipient of the Department of Defense’s Fulcrum Shield Award for Excellence in Youth Anti-Drug Programs. The Young Marines need your help supporting their cause of Closing the Gate on Drugs and expanding Red Ribbon week awareness from 7 to 365 days.


The Red Cord bracelets are proudly made in the USA by the Young Marines out of Red 550 paracord.

Help support the Young Marines by wearing a Red Cord bracelet.

Our thanks to the American Legion's Child Welfare Foundation for their continued support, generosity and confidence in our efforts to make an impact in our communities.

If you are interested in Joining the Young Marines please visit our website or contact a Unit near you.

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