AMERICA Division is the Metro Richmond/Central Virginia unit of the US Naval Sea Cadet Corps, or NSCC. The NSCC is a non-profit youth organization established by the US Navy League in 1958, and chartered by Congress in 1962. It is supported by the Navy and Coast Guard, offering youths ages 10-17 a gang, drug and alcohol free environment.
Our cadets are students, age 10-18 who train in seagoing skills, learning the values of self-reliance, patriotism, courage, citizenship, and kindred virtues. We do this in a military environment, utilizing the experience and skills of dedicated adult volunteers who mentor, teach and guide these young men and women to be productive citizens and leaders in their communities...[read more]