Ongoing giving opportunities: Semper Fi Downloadable Song

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April 3, 2013

"Semper Fi" is a moving patriotic song written by songwriter, Marty Lehr from Daytona Beach FL. It captures the essence of how we feel about the "always faithful" and those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice. Please visit the website to download "Semper Fi" from iTunes. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

Causeignitor Apparel

March 19, 2013

Causeignitor apparelCauseignitor features cause-inspired t-shirt and apparel designs that help raise awareness and support for the Semper Fi Fund's efforts in assisting service members who have symptoms of post-traumatic stress.

$8.00 from every item sold benefits the Semper Fi Fund and their efforts to support our nation's heroes who are struggling with PTSD so that they can get the treatment they need.

Join the cause! Please visit the website for more information and to purchase the specially-designed apparel. Read the rest of this entry »

Snow Leopard Clothing and Apparel

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March 19, 2013

Long time friends of the Fund have recently opened the rustic-chic store in Anchorage, Alaska – Snow Leopard. These proud supporters' merchandise reclaimed furniture, handmade items, home accessories, Moonstruck chocolate, chic quality clothing, and Harveys seatbelt bags (made in the USA). They are also the only distributor of Sid Dickens tiles in Alaska. Their store has a self-serve lattee machine where all proceeds goes to the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing giving opportunities: Jenn & Jill Camo Louisiana Pendant

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March 5, 2013

It all started with a request from Jenn's husband, a marine veteran, to create a pendant to show his pride for home. So Jenn & Jill couldn't think of a more fitting charity than one that helps injured marines: Semper Fi Fund. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of these two Camo Louisiana pendants will benefit the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing giving opportunities: Book, From Roaring Hate to Ramrod Straight

From Roaring Hate to Ramrod Straight book cover
March 5, 2013

This story tracks the life of an immigrant German Jew who was able to escape the clutches of Nazi Germany, fleeing Berlin, with his family in 1939, shortly after the horrific events of "Kristallnacht" when the Nazi Party in Germany finally showed its true colors. Left without a country and nowhere to go, the family manages to get to Genoa where transportation to Ecuador is arranged. Ecuador seemed to be the answer for this wandering family until a possibly terminal illness forced the family to attempt to get to the United States. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing Giving Opportunities: Book: Al Gray, Marine, The Early Years, 1950-1967, Vol. 1

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February 27, 2013

General Al Gray – the 29th Commandant of the Marine Corps – served in that billet from 1987 until his retirement in 1991. Through the years he became an inspiring figure for Marines of all ranks, though not much is known of his early days as an enlisted Marine and young officer. In this first of two volumes, Scott Laidig gives a detailed account of Al Gray as a young sergeant in the Amphibious Reconnaissance Platoon through his tour as the Commanding Officer of a Special Intelligence unit in Vietnam in late 1967. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing Giving Opportunities: Book: A Quiet Reality – A Chaplain’s Journey into Babylon, Iraq with the I Marine Expeditionary Force

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February 14, 2013

A Quiet Reality is a heartwarming and hopeful story that invites you to join Chaplain Marrero in this exciting journey through Iraq as he ministered to U.S. Marines. Join him through an exhilarating tactical convoy during his first night in Iraq, through the painful ministry to the wounded and dead. Reflect with him as he ponders on this quest as a man in uniform and a pastor. Walk with him through the ancient ruins of Nebuchadnezzar's Palace in Babil and join him on an exciting quest to open biblical history to his Marines while he seeks to care for the Iraqis around him. A Quiet Reality is a hopeful commentary on a selfless quest to be true to ones faith and one's calling in the most trying of times. A wonderful Chrisitan inspirational story that provides deep insight into how Americans and Iraqis touched one another. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing Giving Opportunities: Griffin Packaging

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January 31, 2013

Griffin Packaging specializes in shipping, safety, and promotional items including custom and stock boxes, pallet wrap, tape, gloves and ear protection.

Griffin Unlimited has helped customers create stunning looking custom boxes and packaging solutions. No matter the style or custom size box you need, with Griffin Unlimited you'll get the custom packaging you want, on time and on budget. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing Giving Opportunities: Combat Humidor

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January 28, 2013

The Combat Humidor is a travel humidor designed for veterans, hikers, campers, athletes, and adventurers. It is made by Disabled Marine Corps Veterans and constructed from Spanish cedar and refurbished ammunition cans. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing Giving Opportunities: Satellite City Instant Glues

Satellite City Instant Glues
January 22, 2013

There are many companies that offer instant glue, calling it super glue, CA glue, and many other names. All of these products are cyanoacrylate adhesives, but cyanoacrylates are not all created equally. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing Giving Opportunities: Fidelis Canoe Paddle

Fidelis Co Paddles
December 18, 2012

With a slim and traditional blade shape these paddles are graceful in and out of the water. They are perfect for lazy turns around the lake of for gracing the wall of your cabin (though we ask that you not make it their final resting place). Each is a laminated combination of western red cedar, aspen and black walnut, and finished with a durable varnish dip. Individually hand crafted on the banks of the Mississippi in Southern Minnesota, by Sanborn Canoe, each paddle has slight differences from the other—something we think makes them all the better. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing Giving Opportunities: Queen’s Rogue – Gallroc’s Quest Trilogy, Volume I

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December 17, 2012

Queen's Rogue: Gallroc's Quest Trilogy, Volume I by S. A. Regalbuto is a mixture of "Beauty and the Beast" within an epic battle between good and evil during the time of the "Three Musketeers." Readers of all ages will encounter compelling characters moving along a strong storyline with a dash of humor. Queen's Rogue embodies a world of humans, faeries, werewolves, and mythical monsters. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing Giving Opportunities: Art of Cigars

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December 10, 2012

Art of Cigars LLC is proud to partner with former Marine Gunny Sergeant Nick "The Cigar Marine" Popaditch, author of the bestselling Once a Marine, and his publisher, Savas Beatie LLC, to create a line of hand-rolled cigars that not only taste great, but also support injured and critically ill members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families through the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing Giving Opportunities: Business Tips from the Trenches – How to Succeed in Business Without an MBA

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December 3, 2012

Author Chuck Tautman discloses 45 "Big Lessons" they don't teach in college. It is a quick, entertaining and educational read that will be enjoyed by all entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs. Read the rest of this entry »

Ongoing Giving Opportunities: Peak Performance Under Pressure

Peak Performance Under Pressure book cover
December 3, 2012

Former Naval Flight Officer Ace and TOPGUN instructor Bill Driscoll demonstrates how his own life-or-death aerial dogfights – and the preparation for them – can help guide high-risk corporate decisions. Interviews with over 200 senior executives and 26 Ace pilots, as well as strategies from Driscoll's own highly successful second career in commercial real estate, reinforce the consistent patterns underlying exceptional performance under pressure. Read the rest of this entry »