Trophy Club Salutes Wounded Warriors 2014

July 5, 2014

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 »

Marine on Horseback Fights for Fellow Veterans

July 4, 2014

Posted: Jun 26, 2014 9:26 PM EDT | Updated: Jun 26, 2014 9:32 PM EDT | By Kristin Tallent, Anchor/Reporter - email | Link to Article

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 »

Former Marines intend to kayak length of Mississippi to raise money for veterans’ charity

July 3, 2014

Article by: Associated Press | Updated: July 1, 2014 - 7:50 PM | Link to Article in Minneapolis Star Tribune

DUBUQUE, Iowa — Two former Marines are raising money for a charity by kayaking the Mississippi River, from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico. Read the rest of this entry »

Yellow Checker Star makes donation to benefit injured service members

July 3, 2014

KTNV ABC Channel 13 | By Dyuce Woodson | CREATED Jun 24, 2014 | Link to Article

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Taxicab company Yellow Checker Star donated $5,000 to the Semper Fi Fund on Tuesday.

The donation contributes to financial assistance and additional services the nonprofit provides for military service men and women, veterans and their families, not just in Nevada but across the U.S. Read the rest of this entry »

Happy Independence Day!

July 3, 2014

“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 »

SURVIVE. RECOVER. LIVE. See Rob Jones’ documentary of his journey!

July 3, 2014

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 »

Rotten Cake Clothing and She Squats Clothing

July 2, 2014

Rotten Cake Clothing and She Squats Clothing - are North Carolina based work-out apparel companies owned and operated by a US Marine family. Please visit the websites to view and purchase their apparel and if you use the promo code SFF, 20% of all profits will benefit the Semper Fi Fund.

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Fire guts, closes popular West Hills bicycle shop

July 1, 2014

Contra Costa Times | Brenda Gazzar | Posted: 06/29/2014 02:07:01 PM PDT | Link to Article

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 »

Esposito-Desposito Wedding

July 1, 2014

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 »

Former USMC colonel on track to run 25 marathons this year

June 26, 2014

U-T San Diego | By Tom Pfingsten | 6 a.m.June 22, 2014 | Link to Article

FALLBROOK — For Hank Donigan, a 58-year-old Marine Corps veteran who retired a colonel in 2007, the magic number is 25.

That’s how many marathons Donigan plans to run by the end of 2014, and it’s no pipe dream, either: As of last Thursday, when we met in a coffee shop downtown, he had completed 12 events that were at least 26.2 miles in length — one was 51 miles, he admits, but he still only counted it once. Read the rest of this entry »

4th Annual Helping Our Heroes Dinner and Golf Tournament

June 26, 2014

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 »

Marine vet treks across the country

June 25, 2014

WTVA | Reported by: Trevor Gray | Published: 6/24 5:47 pm | Link to Article

ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) --A Colorado man, making his way across the country, made a stop in Mississippi on Tuesday.

Matt Littrell, a veteran, is making the trip to raise money for the Semper Fi Fund to help his fellow veterans with physical and emotional wounds. He started at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina and is headed to Camp Pendleton in California. Read the rest of this entry »

Best Filet Mignon

June 25, 2014

Best Filet Mignon - USDA Prime filet mignon steaks from cattle that have never ever had hormones or antibiotics. The steaks are delivered fresh, never frozen via FedEx overnight. For more information or to order your filets today, visit the website www.bestfiletmignon.com or call 800-497-7832.

When you place your order, don't forget to use the promo code "SEMPERFI" to receive a 5% discount and to have 5% of the sale benefit the Semper Fi Fund! Read the rest of this entry »

Golf tournament raises money for wounded warriors

June 24, 2014

KFMB-TV (CBS 8) | Posted: Jun 23, 2014 9:02 PM EDT Updated: Jun 23, 2014 11:25 PM EDT | Link to Article

VISTA, CA (CBS 8) – More than 100 golfers teed off in the North County Monday in support of our wounded warriors.

The third annual Semper Fi Open Golf Tournament was held Monday morning at Shadow Ridge Golf Club. The tournament raises money for the Semper Fi Fund, which helps Marines and sailors who have been hurt on the battlefield since 9/11. Read the rest of this entry »

Tyler Holt & Haven Eichleay Wedding

June 24, 2014

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 »