Come Run the Big Sur International Marathon for the Semper Fi Fund in 2016!

July 31, 2015

Big Sur, CA - With unprecedented demand for entries into the Big Sur International Marathon taking place on April 24th, 2016 running this amazing road race is harder than ever, but not if you run it for the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

Paint for a Cause

July 31, 2015

Yonkers, NY - In my continuing efforts to fundraise to run the Marine Corps Marathon on behalf of Semper Fi Fund - Please join me at Muse Paintbar's newest location in the Ridge Hill shopping center for an afternoon of painting (no artistic talent required!), drinks (bar opens at 11:30 AM!) and raffles for goods and services from local businesses. Registration is $45, $18 of which will go directly to Semper Fi Fund (all raffle cash will go directly to the fund, too!) Read the rest of this entry »

The Magic of the Christmas Tree by Donald W. Thomas Jr.

July 31, 2015

The Magic of the Christmas Tree by Donald W. Thomas Jr. just received the 2015 Hollywood Book Festival's Honorable Mention and is a great story about diversity and second chances. Don Thomas Jr. is the son of a Marine mother and a Marine father and has chosen to donate 50 cents from every book sale to St. Jude's Children's Hospital and 50 cents The Semper Fi Fund in honor of his mother, Joanne Thomas. Read the rest of this entry »

“Darkness and Light” New England Film Premiere

July 29, 2015

Rockport, MA - Don't miss the New England premiere of the documentary to honor and support wounded vets! "Darkness and Light" is screening at the renowned Rockport Music on Thurs, Sept 10, 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

San Luis Rey Knights of Columbus Annual Golf Tournament 2015

July 28, 2015

Camp Pendleton, CA - The San Luis Rey Knights of Columbus will hold their 7th Annual Golf Tournament to benefit Camp Pendleton Wounded Warriors, Semper Fi Fund, and the Mission San Luis Rey Parish. The format for the tournament is "Best Ball". Green fees are $125 per player/ $400 per Foursome (includes cart, gift bag, box lunch and dinner Hors D'oeuvres). Activities include: Silent Auction, Raffle, putting contest, closest to the pin, longest drive, etc. Read the rest of this entry »

3rd Cow Harbor Warrior Weekend

July 20, 2015

Northport, NY - The 4 Mile Warrior Run is a scenic and challenging run. The race encompasses some of the challenging and beautiful sections of the historic Cow Harbor Race, it is USATF sanctioned, and there will be race awards and raffles after the race. Read the rest of this entry »

SGT Tracey Ford

July 20, 2015

“I am so honored to know someone who cares. Know what you are doing is giving us hope.” Read the rest of this entry »

Captain Jason Pak: “I have absolutely no regrets”

July 20, 2015

Captain Jason Pak traveled the world as an Army brat. In 2007, he received an appointment to the United States Military Academy at West Point, graduating in May 2011 with a degree in systems engineering. Jason went on to field artillery school and deployed to Afghanistan in October 2012. On December 12, 2012, an IED (improvised explosive device) blast claimed both his legs and two of his fingers. Read the rest of this entry »

Sergeant Kirstie Ennis: “There’s never a reason to give up”

July 20, 2015

“Snowboarding saved my life,” says Sergeant Kirstie Ennis, a veteran of two deployments to Afghanistan. “Being a part of Team Semper Fi changed my life for the better. The love and support that comes from TSF keeps me and many others going. TSF is family.” Read the rest of this entry »

Semper Fi Fund and America’s Fund welcome General James F. Amos as new Chairman of the Board

July 17, 2015

“We are excited to announce General Amos as our new Chairman of the Board of Directors,” said Karen Guenther, President, CEO, Founder of the Semper Fi Fund and America’s Fund. “We bid a fond farewell, and express our heartfelt gratitude to General Al Gray for his faithful service as our Chairman for the past 11 years.” Read the rest of this entry »

Former Marine Commandant to chair Semper Fi Fund

July 17, 2015

Military Times | By Hope Hodge Seck, Staff writer | 1:03 p.m. EDT July 17, 2015 | Link to Article

The 35th Commandant of the Marine Corps is stepping into a new role at the Semper Fi Fund and America's Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

Marine Corps Reserve Association 2015 Golf Tournament

July 17, 2015

Fort Belvoir, VA - The Marine Corps Reserve Association will hold their 19th annual golf tournament on August 7th. The Semper Fi Fund is honored to be the recipient of the proceeds from this year's event. Read the rest of this entry »

Old School Ride

July 17, 2015

Oconto Falls, WI - For the 3rd year, Shannon Flynn has organized a ride, inviting all antique cars, trucks, and motorcycles to ride 100 miles to support injured veterans. Each year the funds have gone to an organization to help veterans. This year the proceeds will go to the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

UA Plumbers and Pipefitters 5k and Pub Crawl

July 14, 2015

Ann Arbor, MI – Join us on August 10, 2015 for the UA Plumbers & Pipe Fitters 5K and Pub Crawl! In collaboration with the Ann Arbor Convention & Visitors Bureau, we are putting on a race and pub crawl to benefit charity. All proceeds from the race will benefit the Semper Fi Fund. T-Shirts are guaranteed for all participants. Read the rest of this entry »

Semper Fi Fest 2015

July 14, 2015

Northampton, PA - This is an annual event, hosted by Marines from the Leathernecks Nation MC Belleau Wood Chapter, to raise money for the Semper Fi Fund, and to get people together to support our wounded, ill and injured members of the US Armed Services. Read the rest of this entry »