Father and son team reach the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro to support the Semper Fi Fund!

January 28, 2014

Tanzania, Africa (UPDATE) – We are happy to report that father and son team, Mark and Marine Sergeant Brad Dixon, have made the incredible hike to the peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro in support of the Semper Fi Fund! Their efforts are to raise $1 for each foot to the summit elevation - $19,341 - for our wounded and critically ill service members and the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

Oh Doctor Shirt Promotion

January 27, 2014

Event Location: Online - www.teespring.com/ohdoctor - To honor the late, Jerry Coleman, an American hero and a San Diego baseball icon, Friarhood.com has designed a special t shirt with 100 % of the proceeds going to benefit the Semper Fi Fund. Please log on to www.teespring.com/ohdoctor to purchase these iconic t shirts. Read the rest of this entry »

Celebrate Sochi 2014

January 27, 2014

Snowbird, UT - After your day of skiing at the beautiful Snowbird Ski Resort, join in some Après-Ski fun at the Tram Club http://www.snowbird.com/dining/tram-club/. Read the rest of this entry »

U.S. Olympic Committee announces dates for 2014 Warrior Games presented by Deloitte

January 26, 2014

By Beth Bourgeois | Jan. 24, 2014, 10:45 a.m. (ET) | Link to article
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Today U.S. Paralympics, a division of the United States Olympic Committee, announced that the 2014 Warrior Games presented by Deloitte will take place Sept. 28-Oct. 4 utilizing venues at the U.S. Olympic Training Center and the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. Read the rest of this entry »

El Guapo Bitters

January 25, 2014

New Orleans, LA - El Guapo Bitters & Big Easy Barmaceuticals have pledged to donate 10% of ALL profits towards supporting the Semper Fi Fund. To learn more about El Guapo Bitters and to purchase their products, please visit www.elguapobitters.com. Read the rest of this entry »

10th Annual Poker Run Hot Rod & Motorcycle Rally

January 23, 2014

Temecula, CA – The Brotherhood of Marine Riders would like to invite everyone to join in their continued support of the Semper Fi Fund by attending their 10th Annual Poker Run on May 17, 2014. The event has expanded to include a Hot Rod Show and Biker Games, along with a change in venue to accommodate a larger crowd. Read the rest of this entry »

An Evening with the Semper Fi Fund at the World Trade Center, NYC

January 23, 2014

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New York, NY - The Semper Fi Fund will be hosting its annual NYC invitational "Evening with the Semper Fi Fund" where our supporters and those we support come together for an intimate evening, full of special guests who share our passion for our mission and those we serve.

Held annually to discuss our mission and raise awareness of the challenges our service members and their families face, the Evening with the Semper Fi Fund is a wonderful opportunity for those who "can make a difference" to gather together and discuss strategies for success. Read the rest of this entry »

Corporal Eric Lyons, USMC (Ret.)

January 21, 2014

Now retired from the Marine Corps, Corporal Eric Lyons grew up in Novi, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. He played football and lacrosse in high school and was 20 when he enlisted in the Corps.

He served with the 2nd Battalion, 9th Marines (the 2/9, known as Hell in a Helmet) based out of Camp LeJeune, North Carolina, and was an infantryman with Fox Company. Read the rest of this entry »

Aloha—Semper Fi Style

January 21, 2014

Kailua, Hawaii - “Aloha” in the Hawaiian language means affection, peace, compassion and mercy—all qualities that are found in abundance among those who work with, volunteer for and are helped by the Semper Fi Fund.

All qualities, too, that are found in abundance at the monthly Semper Fi Fund spouses’ dinners held at various restaurants around Hawaii’s Oahu island, Read the rest of this entry »

2014 NIOSC Okinawa Golf Tournament

January 19, 2014

Okinawa, Japan – For the second year in a row, the North Island Officers' Spouses' Club of Okinawa is hosting a Golf Tournament to benefit the Semper Fi Fund at the Taiyo Golf Course.

This event is open to all ranks and to the public. Lunch will be included and prizes will be awarded. Read the rest of this entry »

Cooper River Bridge Run 2014

January 17, 2014

Charleston, SC – The Cooper River Bridge Run is a world-class 10-K in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina. The Semper Fi Fund is excited about participating again this year and we would love to have you join our team! Read the rest of this entry »

Warriors for Wounded Warriors 2014

January 16, 2014

Lodi, CA – Please join the Vineyard Christian Middle School Warriors, Lodi Christian School and Jim Elliot Christian High School in honoring Petty Officer Garrett Hilscher and all the other warriors serving our country in a two mile run/walk around beautiful Lodi Lake. This event will conclude a three month fundraising campaign that the students and parents have organized. The Semper Fi Fund sincerely appreciates their continued support. Read the rest of this entry »

Proud Few Motorcycle Club Annual Fundraiser 2014

January 15, 2014

Hughesville, MD – The Proud Few Motorcycle Club is hosting their annual fundraiser once again to benefit the Semper Fi Fund!

The fundraiser will take place on March 22, 2014 at the American Legion Jameson-Harrison Post #238 in Hughesville, MD. Read the rest of this entry »

Global Triumph Video Game

January 15, 2014

Global Triumph is a free, long-term, purely Web-based war game. Its primary focus is on military strategy. For the first time ever, you can play the new Semper Fi Charity World in Global Triumph and benefit the Semper Fi Fund! 95% of the proceeds from the game will go to assist wounded and critically ill service members and their families. Please visit the website http://www.toomuchstupid.com/gt/charity/semperfi/ for more information to begin playing! Read the rest of this entry »

Wasabi Loco Fishing Adventures

January 14, 2014

Quintana Roo, México - Do you need a vacation? Are you ready to go fishing? Why not book a trip with Wasabi Loco Sport Fishing Adventures? When it comes to deep sea fishing, no one does it like they do!

These wonderful friends of the Fund have pledged a $10 donation from each charter trip to the Semper Fi Fund to benefit our wounded and ill service members and their families. Read the rest of this entry »