Our Centennial Ball.  100 Years of Gratitude
A Benefit for the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society - April 11, 2015

Please join us April 11, 2015 for the Centennial Ball "100 Years of Gratitude". This special evening is dedicated to treasured friends in the civilian and military community for their generous contributions and support of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society.

2015 Navy-Marine Corps Ball Information

  • Saturday, April 11th, 2015
  • Washington Hilton 1919 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC
  • Cocktails: Six o’clock
  • Dinner: Half past seven o’clock
  • Dress
    • Navy: Dinner Dress Blue Jacket or Equivalent
    • Marine Corps: Evening Dress "B" or Blue/White "A"
    • Civilian: Black Tie



Limited paid parking is available at the hotel. To alleviate congestion in the hotel parking garage, Complimentary luxury coach transportation will be available between the Pentagon and the Hilton.

Hotel Accommodations

  • The Washington Hilton has a limited number of rooms available at a special ball rate. Please reference the Navy-Marine Corps Ball when making a reservation by using the code "NMB" when making your reservations.


  • Greenwood Photography will be available to take photos. A monetary deposit will be required, payable by cash or check, along with email address.


Corporate Table $2,500 - Table Purchase Requires Minimum
Donation of $500
Individual Corporate Ticket $250 per person
Flag/General Officer $135 per person
Civilian Guest $135 per person
O-6/GS-15 $135 per person
O-5/GS-14 & Below $130 per person
$110 per person
E-7 through E-9
$100 per person
$90 per person
E-1 through E-6
$80 per person
Midshipmen/ROTC $80 per person

Individual tickets 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.

For categories 1 & 2, ticket price for the sponsor and a spouse or one guest is based on sponsor's rank or DoD civilian level. Additional guests at Civilian Guest price. For all other categories, ticket price is Civilian Guest price.

Starting Mid January you can make your Reservations three ways: Online, by mail, or by phone! 

  • Deadline for making reservations is Friday, March 20, 2015
  • Cancellations with refunds by Friday, March 27, 2015
  • Payment must accompany all reservations
  • Questions?

Online Tickets: will be available to be purchased via our exclusive Eventbrite site starting Mid-January! 
Online: ~ Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express are accepted Online ~ Fees Apply

By Mail: Both checks and credit cards are accepted.

By Phone: Please call the Ball Office Monday-Friday from 9am-3pm EST at
202-889-8112/3. Phone reservations may be made using Mastercard or Visa only.

Make a Donation Now

Whether attending the ball 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 would like to donate you can do so in two ways. You can click on the 'Make a Donation Now' link above and mail in a donation form or you can visit our online registration site in mid January once it's open, click on 'donate' and donate online. Thank you for your support!


About Us

The Navy-Marine Corps Ball Committee is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization established in 1914 by military spouses to raise funds for the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society. The annual Ball is an event to celebrate and publicly express our gratitude toward our corporate and individual donors and supporters. Funds provided by the Navy-Marine Corps Ball help millions of Sailors, Marines and their families with financial assistance for emergency aid, education, Combat Casualty Assistance Visiting Nurses and other vital support at home and abroad.
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