Members of the Marine Corps League join together in camaraderie and fellowship for the purpose of preserving the traditions and promoting the interests of the United States Marine Corps, banding together those who are now serving in the United States Marine Corps and those who have been honorably discharged from that service that they may effectively promote the ideals of American freedom and our republic, voluntarily aiding and rendering assistance to all Marines, FMF Corpsmen and former Marines and FMF Corpsmen and to their widows and orphans; and to perpetuate the history of the United States Marine Corps and by fitting acts to observe the anniversaries of historical occasions of particular interest to Marines.
Ron St. John and the Birthday Committee are finalizing details for our Marine Corps birthday party on Nov 2. Please contact Ron if you have an item to donate for the auctions or if you are able to provide a dish.
Commandant Rick Seguin is working hard with members of the Convention Committee to make next year's State Convention a success. If you would like to be part of this committee, please contact Rick.
The Activities Committee is in need of a new chairperson. If you are interested in chairing this committee, please contact Rick Seguin. Huge thanks to Brian Fernandes for his work on the Activities committee.
Carol Freitas has agreed to chair the Finance Committee and welcomes Michele Skanks and Paul Meagher as new members.
Our detachment now falls under the Cape LCO and we have the go-ahead to collect for Toys for Tots again this year. If you know of a location willing to have a collection box, please contact Ken Jandreau at 508-995-6894.
Nov 4: WaterFire Salute to Veterans
Nov 9: Veteran of the Year award - Chris Gomes 6 PM
White's of Westport
Tickets are $50
Contact Veteran's Transition House at 508-992-5313