Benefiting Multiple Organizations

Join us annually for the prestigious Will Perdue POW/MIA Tribute Tournament, a significant event that not only celebrates the spirit of competition but also honors the legacy of an extraordinary Marine, Will Perdue. This tournament, previously known as the POW/MIA Softball Tournament, has been renamed to pay tribute to Will Perdue's remarkable contributions to our community and the Marine Corps League. Will, a founding visionary of the Marine Corps League in Cañon City, left an indelible mark on our hearts and our community with his passing in 2021. The inaugural event, which included a poignant flag folding ceremony in his honor,... Read The Rest
Veteran Burial Services

The Royal Gorge Marine Corps League Detachment takes great pride in offering a distinguished Honor Guard / Ceremonial Detail service to the families of veterans in Fremont County, Colorado. This solemn and respectful service is a tribute to the valor and sacrifice of those who have served our nation with honor, ensuring their final farewell is marked with the dignity they deserve. Our Honor Guard / Ceremonial Detail is composed of dedicated volunteers from our league, each trained to provide the highest level of ceremonial respect in accordance with military traditions. Our services include, but are not limited to, the presentation... Read The Rest
Fremont County Area High Schools

The Royal Gorge Marine Corps League Detachment is proud to celebrate the achievements and aspirations of young individuals in our community through our esteemed Marine Corps League Student of the Month / Year program. This initiative is designed to recognize and honor outstanding high school students from the Fremont County, Colorado area who exemplify academic excellence, leadership, character, and a commitment to service. Under the dedicated coordination of Jimmie Woodard, we work closely with counselors from each participating high school to identify and celebrate students who stand out for their achievements and contributions to their schools and communities. This program is a... Read The Rest
Accepting New and Unwrapped Toys

The Royal Gorge Marine Corps League Detachment is honored to participate in the Marine Corps Reserve Toys-For-Tots program, a cherished initiative that brings the joy of the holiday season to children in need within Fremont County, Colorado. Through the generous support of our community, we aim to deliver a message of hope to less fortunate youngsters, ensuring they experience the wonder and happiness of the holiday season. We warmly invite the residents of Fremont County to join us in this noble cause. While the donation of new, unwrapped toys is the backbone of the Toys-For-Tots program, we also recognize the importance... Read The Rest

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