Friday, May 17, 2019
Dear Marine families,, Inc., was founded nationally 16 years ago on January 21, 2003 to provide support, information, and services to Marines and their family members, and create opportunities for the public to support our troops through the organization's outreach programs.

God bless and Semper Fi!
Memorial Day Honor and Remember Not Just Barbecue and Sales

Monday, May 27, 2019, is Memorial Day, a day dedicated to honoring and remembering American service members, past and present. We encourage everyone to take some time that day to reflect on the sacrifices that have been being made on a daily basis for more than two centuries by those who protect our freedoms and way of life around the world.

Gold Star Legacy
The mission of Gold Star Legacy is to provide support, information, and services to Gold Star family members; to promote events, memorials, and foundations in memory of their loved ones; and to encourage the public to honor and remember our fallen heroes.

Featured TMP Participant:
Logan Kieffer
"Hello, my name is Logan, and I work for Amtrak fixing the railroad tracks. Before that, though I served five years in the Marines. I may not have kids or family in the Marines, but everybody I served with and even those I haven’t served with are my brothers and sisters.

Once a Marine, Always a Marine."

Marine Corps Reserves: Requirements
The Marine Corps Reserve is an important component that can be mobilized for active duty in time of war, national emergency, or contingency operations. Marine reservists have fought alongside their active duty brothers and sisters regularly since World War I.

Spouse Registration After Marriage
After a Marine is married it's important that they enroll their spouse in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) so that they will be eligible to receive the benefits available to them. The following steps should help.

Arizona - A Place to Connect & Share ®
On May 18, 2019, volunteer, Heidi Ebbert, will host A Place to Connect & Share® event for Marine family members in Arizona. This event will be held at Duke's Sports Bar & Grill in Scottsdale, AZ.