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Volunteer Spotlight: Chantelle Dousay’s Dedicated Service to the Society Benefits the Military Community in Rota and Beyond
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 01 May 2017 - 0 Comments

While Petty Officer Chantelle Degan was deployed on the USS Boxer (LHD 4) out of San Diego, she served as an Information Systems Technician. She also served as a key person for the Active [...]

National Volunteer Week 2017: Stefanie Hume Shows Gracious Leadership and Service For 25 Years And Counting to The Society
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 28 April 2017 - 0 Comments

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society, it gives me great pleasure to commend Stefanie Hume, Lieutenant Commander, U.S. Navy (Retired) as the nineteenth recipient of the Mrs. [...]

National Volunteer Week 2017: Vivian Rinehart’s Compassionate Spirit and Dedication Earns Her Every NMCRS Hourly and Presidential Award
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 27 April 2017 - 0 Comments

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society, it gives me great pleasure to commend Vivian Rinehart as the eighteenth recipient of the Mrs. Grace Glenwood Higginson Lifetime Achievement [...]

National Volunteer Week 2017: Loretta Barrett’s Numerous Achievements With The Society Spans 27 Years
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 26 April 2017 - 0 Comments

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society, it gives me great pleasure to commend Loretta Barrett as the seventeenth recipient of the Mrs. Grace Glenwood Higginson Lifetime Achievement [...]

National Volunteer Week 2017: Thank You Message From Barb Sheffer – Director, Volunteer Support
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 25 April 2017 - 1 Comment

During National Volunteer Week 2017, we gladly express our gratitude to all volunteers for the time and talents they share to enrich the lives of others. Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society volunteers may not see [...]

National Volunteer Week 2017: Thank You from Admiral Abbot
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 23 April 2017 - 0 Comments

Dear Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Volunteers, You are making a world of difference for Sailors, Marines and their families! Volunteers have been the bedrock of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society since 1904. With unparalleled [...]

Volunteer Spotlight: Military Spouse of the Year Danielle Smith Wishes Every Military Spouse Could Volunteer with NMCRS
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 17 April 2017 - 1 Comment

By Betsy Rosenblatt Rosso In 1999, Danielle Smith left New York State for the first time to move from Long Island to Norfolk, Virginia, with her then-fiancé to his first duty station in the [...]

After Growing Up in the Marines, NMCRS Volunteer Kara Tolman Plans to Help Servicemembers as a Social Worker
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 05 April 2017 - 0 Comments

By Betsy Rosenblatt Rosso Growing up with a Marine Corps dad, Kara Tolman loved her military community, and always knew she wanted to do something to contribute to it. Born and raised in Jacksonville, [...]

Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society and the Dallas Military Foundation — Joining Forces to Celebrate Patriotism
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 03 April 2017 - 0 Comments

It’s fancy cocktails, a sumptuous dinner, great live music from the Gatlin Brothers, and dancing all night. But most of all, it’s a celebration of service and country, presented with the pride that beats [...]

Popular Sarasota Eatery to Honor Lexi Brown’s Memory and Support NMCRS on April 4
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 29 March 2017 - 1 Comment

The Original Egg is a favorite neighborhood eatery in Sarasota, Florida. While the restaurant focuses on serving breakfast, brunch, and lunch seven days a week, its owners are also committed to contributing to the community beyond just [...]

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