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Thank you to all who attended the 2018 Gala!!! Select the picture below to see all the great pictures taken.  Check back as more pictures will be added soon :)

2018 Step Up to the Plate Gala 

The night was an Absolute Success!

 see you in 2019!!!! 

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Please join us on March 17, 2018 for the Step Up to the Plate Gala! This will be a special and unique evening held indoors, dedicated to treasured friends in the civilian and military community for their generous contributions and support of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society. We are looking forward to seeing you there! Please note you must be 18 years of age to attend this event. 

2018 Step up to the plate GALA 
Saturday, March 17, 2018

Select the ballfield above to see what fun you'll have!!!

Where & When:
Nationals Park, Washington, DC (NOTE: This is an Indoor Event)
Cocktails: 6:00 pm
Specialty Food Stations: 7:30 pm

    • Navy: Officer/CPO Service Dress Blue with Eisenhower Jacket with Covers (complimentary coat check will be provided to check covers)
      E-6 and Below: Service Dress Blue with Ribbons with Covers (complimentary coat check will be provided to check covers)
    • Marine Corps: Blue Dress "C" with Covers (complimentary coat check will be provided to check covers)

      (this is a change from what was posted previously)

      The Commandant has authorized a delay in changing seasonal uniforms. HQMC (NCR) will remain in the current seasonal uniform until Sunday, 1 April.

    • Civilian: Cocktail Attire: Men: Coat and Tie; Women: Cocktail Dress "little black dress", Dressy pants outfit

      Gala tickets Sales now closed, see you on March 17th! 
Purchase tickets right here on our website via our Registration System 
Individual tickets are available for sale to:
1) Active duty/reserve/retired service members; 2) DoD civilians; 3) Government employees; 4) Veterans;    5) Official Guest of someone in categories 1 & 2.
How to Purchase Tickets:

1) Online Registration
Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and checks accepted!
For pricing and to register, please visit our Purchase Ticket page.
Be sure to RSVP and pay by February 23, 2018.
2) Mail-In Registration Form / Mail payment by check* (registration form) 
You can download and mail in your form to register, but the Committee highly encourages everyone to utilize our online registration and ticket system to process their tickets electronically. 

*Handling Fees Apply

We are available for questions. Please call the Ball Committee Office Monday-Friday from 9am-2pm EST at 202-889-8112/3.

Please note that the RSVP and Cancellation/Refund date is the same regardless of the purchase method you choose. You must be 18 years of age to attend this event. 
A ticket for each person will be needed to enter Nationals Park the night of the Gala. Entrance ticket(s) will be emailed upon registration/payment via the main registrants email account. Be sure to bring your ticket with you the night of the Gala.

    Would you like to make an additional donation or purchase your ticket? Click below on either of the images. 


    Make a donation now

    Whether attending the Gala or not, every donation helps our Sailors, Marines and their families when they need it.

    Your gift provides service members urgent financial assistance, nurse visits to those with combat injuries, and so much more. If you are an individual wanting to donate you can do so in two ways:
    1) Click on this 'Individual Donation Form', complete it, mail or fax it in.  
    2) Simply look below, click on the 'Donate' button and be taken to our online donation page.

    If you are a corporation or organization wanting to donate please call our office. Thank you for your support!

    To ensure your name is printed in the program, corporate and individual contributions must be received by February 23, 2018.

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