(a) To preserve the traditions and to promote the interest of the United States Marine Corps;
(b) To band those who are now serving in the United States Marine Corps and those who have been honorably discharged from that service together in fellowship that they may effectively promote the ideals of American freedom and democracy;
(c) To fit its members for duties of citizenship and to encourage them to serve as ably as citizens as they have served the Nation under arms;
(d) To hold sacred the history and memory of the men and women who have given their lives to the Nation;
(e) To foster love for the principals which they have supported by blood and valor since the founding of the Republic;
(f) To maintain true allegiance to American institutions;
(g) To create a bond of comradeship between those serving and those who have returned to civilian life;
(h) To aid voluntarily and to render assistance to all Marines and former Marines as well as to their spouses, orphans and parent(s).
(i) To perpetuate the history of the United States Marine Corps, and by fitting acts to observe the anniversaries of historical occasions of particular interest to Marines.
Detachment 1391 is a 501(c)4 charitable organization that falls under the National Marine Corps League Parent Group 0955, with a deductible of 1 - which allows organizations and individuals to donate to us as if we were a 501(c)3 charitable organization.