Team Semper Fi member and 2014 Team USA Sled Hockey Gold Medalist Josh Sweeney, who scored the winning goal against Russia, is received the first ever Pat Tillman Award for Service presented by ESPN and the Pat Tillman Foundation at the 2014 ESPY Awards on July 16th at 9pm ET (http://espn.go.com/espys/2014/). Josh was injured by an improvised explosive device (IED) and lost both legs in October 2009 Read the rest of this entry »
Long Island, NY - Shootout For Soldiers is a 24 hour lacrosse game benefiting wounded American soldiers. Participants will play during a particular time slot for either of the two teams – Stars or Stripes – with fellow participants roughly their same age and skill. Through the common bond of lacrosse, the goal is to raise significant funds for wounded American soldiers as well as establish a stronger connection with local veterans. Read the rest of this entry »
Trophy Club, TX – The Trophy Club Salutes Wounded Warriors, Inc. is a 501 (c)3 whose mission is to raise money in support of wounded warriors and direct these proceeds to other 501(c)3 organizations. TCSWW is planning a wonderful weekend with an exciting Silent Auction and Banquet, great Golf, and amazing Texas weather for the 5K and 10K Run. Please visit www.tcsww.org for more info. Read the rest of this entry »
TUPELO, Miss. (FOX13) - Saddling up for those who have fought for our country.
Marine veteran Matt Littrell, who served two tours in Iraq, is riding his horse coast-to-coast hoping to raise money for wounded and critically-ill members of the U.S. Armed Forces.
His trip is not just about raising money; it's about letting American heroes know they still matter, once their service is finished. Read the rest of this entry »
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.”
These words, drafted by Thomas Jefferson, make up what is probably the most famous passage in the Declaration of Independence, the document our nation celebrates each July 4.
As I think about Independence Day, I can’t help but think about the service members in all branches of the military who have made sacrifices Read the rest of this entry »
We all watched in amazement as Rob Jones embarked on his incredible 5,181 mile cross-country bicycle journey to bring support and awareness to our wounded, the Semper Fi Fund and others. Today, Rob released a documentary of his bike ride and it's filled with heart-warming insight to his humble grit and determination, and the challenges he faced while accomplishing his ride. Read the rest of this entry »
An apparent electrical fire late Saturday gutted the popular Spoke N’ Wheel Bicycles in West Hills forcing the owners to indefinitely close the shop.
Managing partner Jody Millard estimated at least one million dollars worth of damages from the blaze. Read the rest of this entry »
Jared and Veronica would like to share this momentous occasion with the Semper Fi Fund by donating to our mission. They are asking their guests to donate to us. In lieu of favors, Jared & Veronica will be donating to the Semper Fi Fund. If you'd like to join them by donating to SFF, please do so by using the following link: https://semperfifund.org/donate/?campaign=Esposito-Desposito_Wedding. Read the rest of this entry »
Dallas, TX - Helping Our Heroes Foundation is a grass roots organization founded in 2011. The vision is to help those that serve so that we can continue to enjoy the freedoms of living in the greatest country on Earth. These Heroes may come from the Armed Forces: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, and National Guard or from our Local Police, Firemen and First Responders. Read the rest of this entry »
In lieu gifts, Tyler and Haven would like to share their special day with the Semper Fi Fund by generously donating to our mission. Read the rest of this entry »
Dixon, IL – The Inaugural Wounded Warrior/Semper Fi Fund Golf Outing will be hosted at Timber Creek Golf Club on June 26th at 12:30pm. This event is being organized by Timber Creek Golf Club and Kim Devine in honor of the service of her son, Corporal Adam Devine. The outing will include a 50/50 drawing, live and silent auctions, a cookout and entertainment.
Start: Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 12:30pm
End: Thursday, June 26, 2014 at ??
Venue: Timber Creek Golf Club
Address: 729 Timber Creek Road, Dixon, IL 61021
Tinley Park, IL – For the second year, the Misiewicz family will organize a golf outing to help raise funds for the Semper Fi Fund and the USA Warriors Ice Hockey. Both causes have been helpful to the recovery of Josh Misiewicz who was injured by a landmine during his first tour to Afghanistan. Read the rest of this entry »
We know them as incredible heroes—service members from all branches who have sacrificed so much on behalf of us all. Their kids know them as a different kind of hero—dad. We’d like to take this opportunity to give a special Father’s Day salute to just a few of the many incredible fathers we’ve been so fortunate to help over the years. Read the rest of this entry »
Phoenix, AZ - Bell Ford is at it again this year. They will match dollar for dollar, any donation made for every test drive and vehicle sold during the promotional period. Donations will go directly to supporting the Semper Fi Fund. So stop in to Bell Ford, have fun test driving some cool cars while donation to a great cause. Read the rest of this entry »
Castle Rock, CO – Caspar Placke’s Eagle Scout Project is a detailed plan to raise funds for the Semper Fi Fund with a goal of $12,500, which is the cost of an Action Track Chair. Also, part of his project is to share the Semper Fi Fund mission and to remind everyone of the continuing needs of our wounded, injured, and ill Service Members. He has coordinated his efforts with the Castle Rock Economic Development Council, the Castle Rock Town Council, and the race organizers for the Castle Rock Half Marathon. Read the rest of this entry »