Department of New Jersey

Marine Corps League

Information From Around the Department

News and information for the good of the league from the department and detachments happening around the state.

John Basilone Parade Cancelled

John Basilone Parade Committee The parade is cancelled. Unfortunately due to the magnitude of this event and the coordination of many many aspects of military, security, participants, scheduling, staffing, publicity setting a quick rain date is just not feasible. Our...

National 2024 Midwinter Conference & 2024 National Convention Hotels Open for Reservations

You can now book your reservations for both the 2024 National midwinter conference and the 2024 National Convention hotels. Please note that you are restricted to reserving up to 2 rooms under 1 name and you must provide the second name within 30 days of the date of...

2023 Stand Down of South Jersey Sept 22

The 2023 STAND DOWN will be held on Friday, September 22, 2023 from 8:30am-1:00pm at the Cherry Hill Armory, Grove St & Park Blvd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002. The South Jersey Stand Down has been held annually since September 1996. Originally a three-day event, the...

2nd Annual Hunterdon County Bulldogs Golf Classic will be September 25, 2023

Monday, September 25, 2023 at Beaver Brook Country Club, the Hunterdon County Bulldogs will host their 2nd Annual Golf Classic! Golfers will enjoy 18 holes of golf, warm-up breakfast at check in, hot dog & beer on the turn, lunch buffet with open bar, bourbon...

United States Marine Corps 248th Birthday Ball Benefitting Toys for Tots November 4

Dear Sir or Madam, It has been over 3 years since we have had a local area formal Marine Corps Birthday Ball. Along with that the funds raised for Toys for Tots have not been what they were prior to the pandemic. Donations have decreased while the need has increased....

Hunterdon County Birthday Ball Celebration November 17th

Join us for a formal ball Friday, Novemebr 17th from 6PM-10PM at the Beaver Brook Country Club.  Enjoy cocktail hour with open bar from 6-7pm followed by a birthday ceremony, plated dinner, dessert and a Marine of the Year presentation. After the presentation we...


Members now have access to over 600,000 lodging options worldwide, and at rates up to 65% off or more.  The Marine Corp League Travel Planner sources rates from dozens of supplier channels to bring you the best rate and terms for your hotel for your specific dates.  You can also book flights and other travel services right from the site.  Make the Marine Corp League Travel Planner your one-stop shop for travel and SAVE Now. Also, you can get unmatched group lodging rates for weddings, reunions, team sports, or any of your special events.


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Jarhead Java

Jarhead Java has teamed up with the Marine Corps League! Jarhead Java has a new shopping page and is offering FREE SHIPPING! Please go to and select the flat rate box containing the items you desire, and then use the coupon code MCL at checkout for FREE SHIPPING! We will then make a cash donation for each order placed using that code to the Marine Corps League – this as well as our regular donation of 50% of profits to the Semper Fi Fund/America’s Fund to support our wounded heroes from ALL branches of our military. Jarhead Java is 100% Colombian Arabica – “BOLD ROAST” – coffee. Great coffee for a great cause!

Marine Corps League Members can use Veterans Holidays! Veterans Holidays is a “Space Available” program that offers veterans the opportunity to enjoy vacations at popular destinations around the world – for the incredibly low price of just $349* USD per unit, per week. Those eligible and their family and friends have access to spacious accommodations at more than 4,000 resorts, apartments, condominiums and homes in more than 100 countries. Membership with Veterans Holidays is FREE to all veterans of the U.S. military.