Department of Wyoming

Marine Corps League


DEPARTMENT OF WYOMING PROGRAMS

Scholarships- Many detachments award scholarships to deserving high school

                                   seniors who have family members who are Marines or who belong

                                   to  the Marine Corps League.                  

Department Marine of the Year- The Department may select a member

                                   who has been nominated by a detachment commandant based on  

                                   extraordinary participation, recruitment of new members and

                                   community service from any detachment in the Department of

                                   Wyoming.                                     

Funeral Honors-  Many detachments provide or assist in local funeral honors

                                   details for veteran memorial services or committals.

Marines Helping Marines- Many detachments assist Marines and their

                                   families who may be in need of financial help due to accidents,

                                   sickness or other emergencies.

Toys for Tots- Many detachments collect toys for the Marine Toys for Tots

                                   program to distribute to less fortunate children at Christmas in

                                   our communities.

POW-MIA- Some detachments celebrate National POW MIA Day by setting up a

                                   POW MIA table- in a community restaurant.

Scouting- Some detachments support local Scout programs.