About Us

The Marine Corps League Auxiliary was chartered on September 4, 1937 as a subsidiary organization of the Marine Corps League. On August 25, 1950, the Auxiliary was incorporated under the laws of the District of Columbia as an affiliate of the Marine Corps League. The Auxiliary was formed for the purposes of promoting the interests of the U.S. Marine Corps, the Marine Corps League and to protect and advance the welfare of Marines and their dependents. Auxiliary members participate in a wide variety of programs that benefit and preserve the fundamental rights and freedoms of every person of this Nation, young and old.

Our Purpose

  PATRIOTIC: (A) To Preserve the traditions and promote the interests of the United States Marine Corps;   (B) To maintain true allegiance to American institutions;

HISTORICAL:(C) To hold sacred the history and memory of the   men and women who have given their lives to this Nation;   (D) 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;

 FRATERNAL: (E) To create a bond of comradeship between the Auxiliary and the Marine Corps League, Inc.;   (F) To aid voluntarily and to render assistance to all Marines and former Marines as well as to their families;   (G) To help decorate the graves of all deceased Marines whenever and wherever possible;

 EDUCATIONAL: (H) To strive for the passage of legislation favorable to the Marine Corps League, Inc. and to the United States Marine Corps and its personnel;   (I) To always foster love of Honesty, Loyalty and Truth, and a reverence to our God, Our Country, Our Family and Our Home.

Our Activities

  • VA Hospital Volunteers
  • Nursing Homes
  • Child Welfare and Youth Programs
  • Civic Affairs
  • Assistance to the Elderly
  • Aiding Veterans’ Families
  • Community Support
  • Local Community Parades
  • Scholarships
  • Toys for Tots
  • Operation Little Angel
  • And more

Membership Information

To locate Unit near you   please visit our Marine Corps League   Auxiliary Unit Locator page. Click on below link:

Eligibility for Regular   Membership in the Marine Corps League Auxiliary:
Regular membership in this Auxiliary shall be open to Wives, Widows, Mothers, Grandmothers, Sisters, Daughters, Grand daughters, Stepmothers, Stepdaughters, Daughters-in-Law, Aunts, Nieces, Mothers-in-Law and Sisters-in-Law of a  Marine or a US Navy Corpsman currently serving or who has trained with the Marines FMF Units in excess of ninety (90) days and earned the Marine Corps Device or Warfare Device worn on the Service Ribbon authorized for FMF Corpsmen, eligible to belong to the MarineCorps  League, Inc.(not less than sixteen [16] years of age) and Women Marines, former, active and  Reserves.

Membership Application  Click on below link:

Eligibility for Associate Membership in the Marine Corps League Auxiliary

If you do not qualify for Regular Membership, you may apply for an Associate Membership. (not less than 16 years of age).

Membership Application    Click on below link:


To join as a Member-At-Large, please print and fill out the appropriate application. New application dues are $22.50.

The dues are $17.50 per year after

                    Mail application and check to:

                        National Headquarters
                  Marine Corps League Auxiliary
                  8626 Lee Highway, Suite 207
                  Fairfax, VA. 22031-2135

Each new member will receive a Membership Card and MCLA Membership Pin.



PRESIDENT:           Joan Kuhne

SR. VICE PRES:      Mary Brief

JR. VICE PRES:       Gerri Tuohy

CHAPLAIN:              Ann Leclair

JUDGE ADV:            Marie Koch

HISTORIAN:            Renee Salzeider

TREASURER:           Peggy Tuohy

SECRETARY:           Cathy Rayl

REPORTER:             Cathy Ryal

AUDITORS:             Jennifer Bryan, Judy Flynn Ranea Lajewski


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