Bell Ford’s Test Drive For a Patriot on 960 The Patriot

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July 18, 2013

Phoenix, AZ - Hugh Hewitt & 960 The Patriot invite listeners to stop into Bell Ford to test drive a vehicle. For every vehicle test driven, Bell Ford will donate a $100 to The Semper Fi Fund. Listeners can also stop into Bell Ford to make a donation to the Semper Fi Fund.

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Burton Charity Classic Golf Tournament in Scottsdale, AZ

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July 13, 2013

Burton Charity Golf ClassicPlease join us for our 24th Annual Burton Charity Classic Golf Tournament (BCCGT-13) in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona at the Scottsdale Silverado Golf Course on December 14, 2013 from 7am to 2pm.

You'll have a great time at this tournament, which has something on every hole of the event from Blind Man's Putt to using a Foot Wedge to Bowl-A-Rama.

We're proud to provide proceeds to the Semper Fi Fund for the fifth year in a row! If you have any questions or are interested in volunteering call Mark Burton at 602-228-6561 and he will be glad to answer any of your questions.

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Red Nose Run: Del Mar Beach, California

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July 6, 2013

rednose-logoPlease join us for the 22nd Annual Red Nose Run in Southern California on December 13, 2013.  Freshstart and Semper Fi Fund are teaming up for this fantastic 3K and  5K walk/run to support each other's cause. Freshstart provides surgical procedures for children. Registration Fee: $40 now thru Dec 7th--- $50 after Dec 7th.

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Race Day: Registration begins at 1 pm at the Del Mar Beach / Powerhouse Park with the Race following at 2 pm.  Don't forget about the After Party at Poseidon Restaurant!
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3rd Annual Trivia Night: St. John Bosco Parish Hall

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July 6, 2013
Saint John Bosco Parish Catholic Church Trivia Night

3rd Annual Trivia Night benefiting the Semper Fi Fund at the Saint John Bosco Parish Catholic Church in St. Louis, Missouri.

Please join us for our 3rd Annual Trivia Night on September 28, 2013 with silent auction, games, attendance prizes, mulligans, and much more. This trivia night will be hosted in honor of Wounded Warrior Mark Meirink (LCpl, Retired). All proceeds will go to Semper Fi Fund.

Doors open at 6 pm, Trivia starts at 7 pm at the St. John Bosco Parish Hall.  Please email for more information (kramsey1950@gmail.com) or call Kathy Ramsey at 636.343.7765.

 

Castello Banfi Semper Fi Fund Wine Dinner

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July 6, 2013

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Join Wine Ambassador, Paolo Fassina, from Castello Banfi for an evening of gourmet wine pairing with their fabulous and famous wines from Tuscany at Butler "O" Club.

Hosted by the Vinottimo family on behalf of the Semper Fi Fund. Limited Seating. Tickets are $75 per person. All proceeds will go directly to SFF. We will be celebrating the event at the Butler Officer's Club in Okinawa, Japan on September 20,  2013 at 7pm.

Please email for more information (reba@vinottimo.com) or make reservations online today.

Community Athlete Bill Greineisen, Ironman Extraordinaire

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July 3, 2013

Bill Greineisen Community AthleteBill Greineisen is participating in the Ali'i 6 Mile Swim Challenge in Kohala Coast, Hawaii. Bill has been a consistent participant in the hardcore races. He takes on the multiple aspects of physicality races such as the Ironmans. This year he is planning on competing in:

*Ali'i 6 Mile Swim Challenge, August 12, 2013
*Lavaman Waikaloa in April, 2014
*Memorial Hermann Ironman Texas in May, 2014
*Ironman 70.3 Hawaii in June, 2014
*Ford Ironman Coeur d'Alene also in June, 2014
*Lavaman Keauhou in August, 2014
*IRONMAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP in October, 2014

He does these races with the mindset to help our mission. If you would like to join his fundraising efforts, please donate to his site today.

Semper Fi Fund Returns to Germany

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June 25, 2013

Recently, Semper Fi Fund traveled to Germany to visit the Landstuhl hospital, Ramstein flight line, Helicopter unit, and the Landstuhl Fisher House to wrap our arms around our liaisons, injured service members, and hospital staff. As always, it was one of our most touching annual trips. Read the rest of this entry »

Help us with a $75,000 grant from DSW Shoes: DSW Show that Shoe Lovers Care!

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June 11, 2013

The Semper Fi Fund has been selected as one of eight charities to compete in the DSW Shoe Lovers Care - Leave Your Mark contest. Each of the eight charities was nominated by an employee of DSW. The charity with the most votes will receive a $75K grant! From June 6-19, supporters can vote ONCE A DAY on their Facebook page. Go to the DSW Facebook page, then click on the green Shoe Lovers Care tab at the top. Like their page and then you will be able to vote for the Semper Fi Fund once a day. Read the rest of this entry »

You. Are. Beautiful. – A Tribute to Warriors

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June 4, 2013

Gloucester, MA – "You. Are. Beautiful." is a fine art photography project by Thi Linh Wernau. The work celebrates the human spirit and beauty in all people. She especially honors veterans and wounded veterans with her work. This event will celebrate the launch of her new book and will showcase select art from the warriors she has photographed to date, which includes 5 men who have served in the Marine Corps and Army.

Please join in this exciting event where 100% of the ticket price will be donated to the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

3d Dental Battalion Officers’ Mess 2nd Annual Mid-Summer’s Night 5k Fun Run

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June 4, 2013

Okinawa, Japan – The 2nd annual Mid-Summer's Night 5k Fun Run will involve members of the military community in Okinawa, Japan. Funds will benefit the Semper Fi Fund. For more information, please visit the Facebook page or contact by email.

Please download the event flyer!

Rock Solid Mud Run – August 17

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June 3, 2013

Rock Solid Mud RunEnglishtown, NJ – Rock Solid Mud Run is a challenging, 5-mile course with over thirty obstacles designed by U.S. Marines to test you physically, mentally, and emotionally. This is sure to be one of toughest events you ever attempt! Athletes can take on this course as individuals or as a team.

After the 5 grueling miles of obstacles and MUD, there will be a post-race party with live music, food, drinks, and exhibitors. Portions of the proceeds will benefit the Semper Fi Fund!

Register and learn more about the course and this event on their website.

America’s Fund Announces $1 Million Matching Campaign

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May 27, 2013

America's Fund, a charitable program operated by the Semper Fi Fund, announces a $1 million donation matching campaign to run over the next year, made possible by the incredible generosity of a family who prefers to remain anonymous. Donations up to $1 million pledged to America's Fund will be matched by this family, helping America's Fund further their mission of providing financial assistance to injured U.S. service members and their families. Read the rest of this entry »

Bringing Hope to Boston

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May 25, 2013

Hailey Danisewicz recently teamed up with some of our injured service members to bring hope those wounded in the Boston bombings. What she found in return will stay with her for a lifetime. Read about her experience in this entry from her blog:

There are certain days in history that remain etched in our minds forever- events that we can recall with vivid detail years after they occur. For me, Monday April 15, 2013 will always be one of those days. Read the rest of this entry »

Hugh Hewitt Hosts the Semper Fi Fund in Honor of Memorial Day

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May 24, 2013

Each Memorial Day, national radio personality Hugh Hewitt takes the time to talk with some of our nation's injured heroes so that they may share their stories with America. We invite you to listen in to this inspirational show and hear first-hand how the Semper Fi Fund has been there for our wounded and critically ill service members from "day one". We are excited for the opportunity to spread awareness for our injured service members and their families, and also celebrate and remember the life and service of all those who lost their lives while bravely serving our country. Read the rest of this entry »

Partners in Tourism 2013

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May 22, 2013

San Diego, CA – San Diego Concierge Association along with corporate partners SeaWorld, Lego Land, & Enterprise Car Rental will be having their annual "Partners in Tourism" Tradeshow to showcase their companies to the tourism industry. This year, they've decided to help raise money for the Semper Fi Fund. The event is free and open to the public. Please contact Gaby Delgado at 858.964.6544 if you have any questions.

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