Marine Corps Sexual Assault Response Coordinator Wins 2018 DOD Award

SARCs play a critical role in our battle against sexual assault: they empower and assist victims, communicate and coordinate with commanders and unit leaders, train and oversee our uniformed and civilian victim advocates, and educate Marines about sexual assault. Their job does not end at close of business

Four Tips to Prepare Your Professional References

You know that references are an important part of the job search process, and recognize that because they are at the end of the interview cycle, they can be an afterthought until requested. Check out these four tips to maximize the value of your references during your job search process.

New Online Enrollment System Makes Servicemember Group Life Insurance Easier

When was the last time you updated your Servicemembers Group Life Insurance (SGLI)? Beginning May 1, you can keep your policy up to date online.

Changing Attitudes During Alcohol Awareness Month

Each April, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) sponsors Alcohol Awareness Month. The goal of alcohol awareness month is to help increase awareness and understanding of alcoholism, its causes, effective treatment, and recovery.

Wear Denim to Combat Sexual Assault Myths

On 27 April, jeans become more than fashion. They become a statement.  Around the world, people wear jeans on this “Denim Day” as a visible protest against myths that surround sexual assault.

EFMP: Supporting Marines and their Families with Special Needs

You may have heard of the Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) before, but do you know all that it does and how many Marine Families it touches? Read this testimonial about a Marine family who used EFMP to help nagivate the special education process and provide a map to success for their son.

Volunteer Appreciation Week Spotlight

April 15–21 marks Volunteer Appreciation Week. Marine Corps volunteers are a special kind of volunteer; they already sacrifice a vast amount as members of the Marine Corps family, and choose to add more by giving their time and attention to others in need.

Veterati, the Mentor Program made by Marines, for Marines!

Veterati is a mentoring program that was made by Marines, for Marines! “Knowing you all are Marines, I know that you have never shied away from hard work, and this different kind of work will test your new bounds, but you can do it!”- Veterati COO, Daniel Rau.

Parenting From a Distance: How to Help Your Kids Through Deployment

Separations from loved ones are part of the job when you are a Marine. They are hard on everyone and can be especially challenging for children. Below are some tips to help you stay connected to your child, your young siblings, or any other children who are important to you.

Enroll Your Child in Youth Sports Today

Why wait until summer to take advantage of the bright sunny days and warm evenings when your child can sign up for Youth Sports today?

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