Monroe County Young Marines has been strengthening the lives of America’s youth in Monroe for the last 21 years. The current unit commander, Tonya VanDenHeuvel, is looking for volunteer support to help keep the unit going, creating a vital need for adult volunteers to pick up the mantle and carry this unit forward.
Monroe County Young Marines meets at:
400 Jones Ave
Monroe MI 48161
The Young Marines is a national non-profit 501(c)(3) youth education and service program for boys and girls, aged eight through high school graduation. The Young Marines promotes the mental, moral, and physical development of its members. The program focuses on teaching the values of leadership, teamwork, and self-discipline, so its members can live and promote a healthy, drug-free lifestyle.
Units are led by dedicated adult volunteers who mentor and guide youth members. It is through these caring adults that Young Marines learn the values of honor, courage, and commitment.