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Thank you for your interest in joining our unit.
To become a Young Marine, all youth members must complete Recruit Training. Recruit Training is designed to teach the recruits the basics of what it means to be a Young Marine. Recruits will learn:
Teamwork, Leadership, and Discipline
Close Order Drill
Military Terms and Jargon
Marine Corps Enlisted Rank Structure
Uniform Care and Maintenance
Military Customs and Courtesies
Things you need to know before joining:
Youth members must be at least 8 years old and have not completed High School.
At least one parent/legal guardian and all youths to be registered must attend an Orientation/Registration.
You will also need the following.
Birth Certificate and Social Security Card (for verification purposes only)
Recent Physical Exam or School Sports Physical (less than one year old)
Copy of Medical Insurance Card (front and back)
Recruit Registration Fees - $200
This includes insurance, Red National t-shirt, Unit t-shirt, PT shorts, cover, web belt, boot blousers, Name tapes, patches, earned ribbons, guide books and we have a wide variety of new and used uniforms availabe to wear through out their growing stages. The only other cost out of pocket would be black jungle boots that will be needed towards the end of recruit training for their graduation as Young Marines.
Annual Fees - $50.00
October is re-registration. This is to cover the National dues and the Young Marines insurance. We are a non-profit organization so we do fundraising to help cover the cost of unit functions, encampments, and events.
Become an Adult Volunteer.
Registered volunteers in the Young Marines are adults age 18 and up who possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Every volunteer has been background checked and verified through character references.
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Strengthening the lives of America's youth
A national youth program for boys and girls, ages eight through high school, focused on leadership, citizenship through community service, self-discipline, and living a healthy, drug-free lifestyle.
Headquarters Young Marines
17739 Main Street, Suite 250
Dumfries, VA 22026
Combined Federal Campaign # 11954