We are a national non-profit 501c(3) youth education and service program for boys and girls, age eight through the completion of high school.

Strengthening the lives of America's youth

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What We Do

Since the Young Marines' humble beginnings in 1959 with one unit and a handful of boys, the organization has grown to over 280 units with 9,600 youth and 2,500 adult volunteers in 46 states, the District of Columbia, Germany, Japan and affiliates in a host of other countries.

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Who We Are

 

News & Information

The Young Marines promotes healthy, drug-free lifestyle.

Young Marines National Headquarters

P.O. Box 70735, Southwest Station

Washington, DC 20024

Ph. 800-717-0060

Fax. 202-889-0502

Find a Unit

Members

Find out how to support the Young Marines through our National Foundation

Are you a former Young Marine?

Find out how to stay involved by supporting the Alumni Association