Alabama Marines Foundation is a
non-profit, charitable corporation
organized and operated under the
provisions of Section 501(c)(3) of
the Internal Revenue Code and
applicable laws of the State of
Alabama and the United States.The
Foundation is a membership entity
composed of Marines and others who
share its interests in upholding the
traditions and principles of the
United States Marine Corps and the
naval service and who desire to
recognize and honor Marines, past
and present, who have connections to
the State of Alabama and who have
honorably served our Country.
The purpose of the Foundation
is to raise funds and to make
charitable contributions and grants
to deserving individuals and other
non-profit organizations, including
veterans organizations, educational
governmental entities which
support its goal of promoting the
general welfare of
Marines and their families.
The Foundation was established in
2012, and its policies and programs
are guided by a Board of Directors,
the majority of which must always be
Marine Corps veterans.
Unknown thousands of Alabama
citizens from the earliest years of
Statehood have served their Country
as United States Marines.
Since then, with honor and
distinction, they have participated
in all the Country's wars and
battles in which the Marine Corps
Their contributions to
preservation of freedom for the
citizens of this Nation is a story
only partially told. The depth of
their sacrifices will probably never
be fully recorded nor recognized.
But the spirit of those
Marines who have gone before us
guides us even today.
It is our responsibility to
begin to more fully note their
service and deeds and to work to
provide aid and comfort to those
within this our special fraternity
who need and deserve a helping hand.
To that end, the Alabama Marines
Foundation is dedicated.
We hope you will join us in
this worthwhile effort.
All persons, whether Marines
, veterans of other services, or
regular citizens, who are interested
in supporting Foundation
programs are invited to join
as members and to participate fully
in its activities. Please click on
“Membership”to review membership
requirements, responsibilities, and
applicable dues, and to register as
a member. We welcome you!
the United States Marine Corps nor
any other component of the
Department of Defense has approved
or endorsed the Alabama Marines
Foundation and/or any of its
programs or activities.