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Jersey Mike’s Subs Hosts Fundraiser for the Society!
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 16 June 2019 - 0 Comments

To celebrate its first location on a military base, Jersey Mike’s Subs on Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story held a fundraiser for the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society. Owner and operator Tristan Lee said [...]

National Nurses Week 2019: Molly Curtis Always Knew She Wanted To Work In Health Care
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 10 May 2019 - 0 Comments

Growing up with a father who was a physician, Molly Curtis always knew she wanted to work in health care. “My dad was a Navy doctor when I was young, then worked in civilian [...]

National Nurses Week 2019: Meredith Lockhart Continues to Support Her Community As a Volunteer Visiting Nurse
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 08 May 2019 - 0 Comments

About 18 hours after Meredith Lockhart had given birth to her first daughter at Naval Hospital Guam, the head of the labor and delivery department came in, not just to check on Meredith, but [...]

National Nurses Week 2019: Arbutus Mullins Loves Being An NMCRS Visiting Nurse
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 07 May 2019 - 1 Comment

When Arbutus Mullins was 16 years old, her dad spent two and a half months in the hospital in Gainesville, Florida. “I knew then that I wanted to be a nurse,” Arbutus recalled. “I [...]

Nationals Honor Sailors and Marines and Support NMCRS
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 30 April 2019 - 0 Comments

Take Me Out to the Ball Game! Since the Washington Nationals started playing baseball in DC in 2005, the team has celebrated and saluted our nation’s service members. From F-8 flyovers on opening day [...]

Three Children, Three College Degrees – With a Lot of Work and a Little Help from NMCRS
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 19 April 2019 - 0 Comments

When their daughter graduates with a degree in social work next month, Susan and Scott Bingham will finally be done paying for college for their three children. Tuition – even for one student – [...]

National Volunteer Week 2019: Linda Bego Exudes a Brilliant Determination and Gentle Compassion to Serve
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 12 April 2019 - 0 Comments

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

National Volunteer Week 2019: Carolyn Phoebus Demonstrates a Strong Work Ethic and a Heart to Assist Those in Need
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 11 April 2019 - 0 Comments

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

National Volunteer Week 2019: Dave Mattis is Viewed as the “Cornerstone” of NMCRS Mayport
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 09 April 2019 - 1 Comment

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society, it gives me great pleasure to commend Captain Dave Mattis, U.S. Navy (Retired) as the twenty-second recipient of the Mrs. Grace [...]

National Volunteer Week 2019: Thank You from Admiral Abbot
By: NMCRS Legacy Blog - 07 April 2019 - 0 Comments

Dear Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Volunteers, Since the inception of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society in 1904, Volunteers have been the bedrock of our organization. Every day and in each instance, Volunteers provide compassionate [...]

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