Ways to Give – Help Us Honor the Legacy of Military Service
The Marines’ Memorial Association depends on donations to fulfill our mission to COMMEMORATE, EDUCATE and SERVE. Donations can be made by anyone, including members, non-members, businesses, organizations and foundations, and can be made IN HONOR or IN MEMORY of a loved one. Donations over $500 are acknowledged in the quarterly Crossroads of the Corps magazine.
All donations made to Marines’ Memorial Association are tax deductible per the IRS because the Association complies fully with IRC 170(c)(3) of the US Tax Code, as an IRC 501(c)(19) Veterans Organization. Our Federal EIN is 94-1055967.
For those who would like to support Marines’ Memorial but who’s giving is restricted to 501(c)3 Charitable Organizations, please consider contributing to the Marines’ Memorial Foundation. The Foundation operates the Marines’ Memorial Theatre and provides support to the Marines’ Memorial Association. The Marines’ Memorial Foundation’s Federal EIN is 45-5261064. Click here to learn more about the Marines’ Memorial Foundation.
General Fund – Area of Greatest Need
A donation to the Marines’ Memorial Association General Fund will direct your contribution to the area of greatest need within the many programs we strive to offer.
Commemorative and Educational Fund
Your gift will help us continue educational programs that benefit the military and our local community of the Bay Area, such as our Meet the Author events, the George P. Shultz Lecture Series, and our many other educational events that commemorate significant battles and wars in military history and give insight into current US military operations.
Living Memorial Fund
Your donation to the Living Memorial helps maintain the historical memorabilia found throughout the Marines’ Memorial Club. It also supports our Tribute Memorial Wall, which honors the young men and women who gave their lives for our Country while fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan. Located on the 10th Floor Mezzanine, the Wall is made up of thousands of black marble bricks, each paying tribute to…
Marines’ Memorial Association offers undergraduate and graduate scholarships to Active Duty Service Members, Veterans, Marines’ Memorial Members and their children and grandchildren based on merit, activities and financial need.
Aid and Assist Fund
This program allows the Marines’ Memorial Association to send care packages twice a year to our troops overseas, packed with personal items, food and other morale boosters. We also offer free memberships and discounted hotel rooms to Active Duty Service Members, their families, and service members transitioning to a new post of civilian life.
Gold Star Parents Honor & Remembrance
We honor those who have lost their son or daughter in the line of duty at our annual two-day Gold Star Parents Honor and Remembrance Event. This is a chance for families of fallen soldiers to come together, remember their son or daughter, and find support and solace in one another.