The High Desert Marines was founded on February 3, 2007 by retired Sergeant Major (ret.) Sal Navarro, our first Commander. Our second Commander was Frank Alaniz. Our third Commander was Tim Hille who server from 2011-2020. Tim started his ten-year with little more than $300 and developed it into more than $20,000. Our fourth and current Commander is Floyd Foster.
The High Desert Marines is a nonprofit public benefit California corporation whose proceeds benefit the Barstow Veteran's Home, Vets for Veterans, Marine Corps Logistics Base, Apple Valley Young Marines, Disabled American Veterans, VFW Post 2924, American Legion Post 229, Semper-Fi Fund, Quilts of Valor, AMVATS of Victorville and other local charities.
IRS 5019C ID#26-4561423
CA Non Profit ID#3192650