By Elva K. Österreich | DChieftain | dchieftain.com | July 19, 2012
When Marine Lance Cpl. Ben Maenza came back from Afghanistan in October of 2010, he found himself alone in a hospital, clothes gone, legs removed.
Then the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund stepped in, flying his family in to be with him, buying him essential clothes and providing moral support in the form of a caring individual visiting and talking with him weekly during his hospitalization.
"This is a genuine non-profit," Maenza said. "They show up when you need them. Ninety-five percent of the contributions go to the veterans." Read the rest of this entry »