The mission of Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society is to provide, in partnership with the Navy and Marine Corps, financial, educational, and other assistance, to members of the Naval Services of the United States, eligible family members, and survivors when in need; and to receive and manage funds to administer these programs.
Founded in 1904, the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society is a private, non-profit charitable organization. We exist solely to support the active and retired communities of the Naval Services. The Society's principal activity is the disbursement of interest-free loans and grants. It also provides visiting nurse services, thrift shops, infant layettes, budget counseling services, educational scholarships, and loans. Located at approximately 250 offices ashore and afloat throughout the world, the Society's work is accomplished mainly by its 3,600 dedicated, trained, and caring Volunteers who are supported by a small cadre of employees
Would you recommend Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society - Bremerton?
by Melissa P. from Bremerton, WA(November 9, 2010)
I have been volunteering with NMCRS since 2004, in 3 different locations in Europe and the US. They have given me so much - support, friendship, training, and valuable work experience. I have been able to help service members directly, taught classes, gained experience with managing large groups of volunteers, and I have also been trained to help clients in financial management cases. It is a wonderful organization with so many possibilities to serve!