Tag Archives: ' Legacy Spring 2013'
The Society re-opened an Emergency Services Office (ESO) at Marine Corps Logistics Base (MCLB) in Albany, GA with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Although NMCRS ESO Albany is not a full-service office typical of larger bases, according to NMCRS [...]
Within 12 months of reporting to his first duty station in Pensacola, Randy Pace faced a personal tragedy. “I got a phone call from my squadron telling me to call home,” Pace recalled. “I got the [...]
Reducing stress on servicemembers helps to reduce stress on the force. That is where the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society can help. Ensuring that Sailors and Marines facing financial hardships receive assistance, and helping them learn to [...]
Long after her husband retired from the Marines, dedicated volunteer Julia “Sheila” Christy kept crocheting baby blankets as a volunteer for the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society. Sheila passed away in January 2013 after contributing a remarkable [...]
Hospital Corpsman First Class James Benac spent 20 years in the Navy caring for the medical needs of his fellow Sailors and Marines on bases and ships all over the world. So when Benac became ill [...]
What began more than a decade ago as passing the hat in a bar—among people dressed as Santa—has become a signature act of corporate philanthropy that means a lot to the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society. Stateside [...]