Corpus Christi Young Marines has been strengthening the lives of America’s youth in Corpus Christi for the last 18 years. The current unit commander, Joe Perez, is looking for volunteer support to help keep the unit going, creating a vital need for adult volunteers to pick up the mantle and carry this unit forward.
Corpus Christi Young Marines meets at:
1430 Horne Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78416
The Young Marines is a national non-profit 501(c)(3) youth education and service program for boys and girls, aged eight through high school graduation. The Young Marines promotes the mental, moral, and physical development of its members. The program focuses on teaching the values of leadership, teamwork, and self-discipline, so its members can live and promote a healthy, drug-free lifestyle.
Units are led by dedicated adult volunteers who mentor and guide youth members. It is through these caring adults that Young Marines learn the values of honor, courage, and commitment.