FAQ

 

Where do I find volunteer opportunities?

Any service member in an off duty status, civilian/DOD employees and their family members.

Visit the Quantico Volunteer Coordinator page at Quantico Volunteer Opportunities - MCCS Quantico

(usmc-mccs.org) .

Where do go to view volunteer opportunities for teens/young adults?

Visit the USMC Volunteer Coordinator page at Quantico Volunteer Opportunities - MCCS Quantico

(usmc-mccs.org) to see the volunteer opportunities.

Who do I contact to receive my Letter of Appreciation (LOA)?

Letter of Appreciation are provided by the Accepting Official from the Organization that you provide

service with. Please note that not all organizations will provide such. It is the volunteer’s responsibility to report service hours to the Installation Volunteer Program. mcftbquantico@usmc-mccs.org or 703- 784-2687 to receive your LOA. If the event was coordinated by the Single Marine Program, please email mccsquanticosmp@usmc-mccs.org about your Letter of Appreciation.

How do I earn the Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal (MOVSM)?

Visit SECNAV M-1650.1.pdf (marines.mil) for more information. Reference Tab 18, Appendix 4A pages,

4-55 to 4-58.

What is the President’s Volunteer Service Award?

The President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) recognizes incredible individuals who are committed to

a high level of volunteer and service. These individuals work tirelessly to help solve some of the toughest challenges facing their communities, and our nation.

How do I request volunteers for an event on or off base?

Visit the Quantico Volunteer Coordinator page at Quantico Volunteer Opportunities - MCCS Quantico

(usmc-mccs.org) or the Single Marine Program page at Single Marine Program (SMP) - MCCS Quantico (usmc-mccs.org) and submit an online request for volunteers.