Champion Golfer Cristie Kerr Tees Off Support for Semper Fi Fund with The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation

March 20, 2014

GoDaddy Founder’s Charitable Foundation to Match Kerr’s LPGA Tour Winnings

PHOENIX, AZ, (March 20, 2014) – When Cristie Kerr tees off today at the JTBC Founders Cup, she’ll be competing for much more than a trophy. Semper Fi Fund is thrilled to announce that The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation will match 100 percent of Kerr’s 2014 LPGA Tour winnings, dollar-for-dollar, as a donation Read the rest of this entry »

Custom Rugs For Semper Fi Fund

March 19, 2014

Mobile, AL – Carpet Specialist of Mobile are using carpet remnants to make custom-made rugs. They hope to sell at least one of these unique handmade rugs a month and donate the proceeds to the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

2nd Annual MRC Charity Golf Open

March 18, 2014

San Marcos, CA - Come on out and join the MRC team as they host this second annual golf tournament to benefit the Semper Fi Fund. Get ready for some fun, sun, pars, birdies, & eagles! Read the rest of this entry »

Swanny’s Handmade Wooden Items

March 17, 2014

Swanny's Handmade Wooden Items - Wonderful friend of the Fund, Maj Shawn Swanson, USMC (ret), is back at work using his creativity and woodworking skill to raise money for our wounded and critically ill service members and their families. Read the rest of this entry »

A Gift of Time, A Memoir

March 17, 2014

A Gift of Time, A Memoir - Duane St. John was a New Jersey teenager and Marine Reservist when the Korean War's surprise outbreak caught America's military unprepared. About to start college in hopes of later joining his family's business, Duane, whose ancestors fought in the Revolutionary and Civil Wars, suddenly found himself in Camp Pendleton and then on a troop carrier headed to Wonson. One month later, he and about 15,000 other members of the First Marine Division found themselves surrounded by 120,000 Chinese soldiers in -30F degree weather. Read the rest of this entry »

On Wisconsin: Little paddling experience but plenty of heart

March 17, 2014

March 16, 2014 9:00 am • BARRY ADAMS | Wisconsin State Journal | badams@madison.com | 608-252-6148 | Link to article

HELENVILLE, WI — Nic Doucette is organized, in shape and determined.

And by the time he heads back to classes at UW-Whitewater next fall, he should also be an expert with a paddle. His real goal, however, is to raise money for his comrades in the U.S. armed services injured in the line of duty. Read the rest of this entry »

Atlantic Owls vs 4th ANGLICO, Charity Softball Game!

March 17, 2014

Boca Raton, FL – Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Women's softball team, the Florida Atlantic Owls will be playing against local Marines (4th ANGLICO) in a Charity Softball Game to benefit the Semper Fi Fund and the local Marine Birthday Ball committee. Read the rest of this entry »

Team Semper Fi member Josh Sweeney scores winning goal in sled hockey and helps bring home the gold for Team USA!

March 17, 2014

Sochi Russia - Sgt. Josh Sweeney, a Marine veteran from Phoenix, Arizona (double above-the-knee amputee) and member of Team Semper Fi scored the winning 1-0 goal over Russia in ice sled hockey this Saturday, bringing home the gold-medal for Team USA for the second year-in-a-row. This victory for Team USA Read the rest of this entry »

4th Annual Benefit Rock Concert

March 14, 2014

Oceanside, CA - The Mission Vista High School is hosting their 4th Annual Benefit Rock Concert to benefit the Semper Fi Fund. Come join us for an evening of fantastic, fun music provided by the amazingly talented MVHS Rock bands and soloists! Read the rest of this entry »

Burton Charity Classic Golf Tournament

March 12, 2014

Scottsdale, AZ - Please join us for our 25th Annual Burton Charity Classic Golf Tournament (BCCGT-14) in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona at the Scottsdale Silverado Golf Course on June 7, 2014 from 6am to 4pm. Read the rest of this entry »

6th Annual Push Ups for Patriots

March 12, 2014

Avon, CT – Held each year in the Tiernan Wrestling Room, the event features groups of faculty, students, and friends of AOF doing push-ups in rotations for a period of 24 hours. Read the rest of this entry »

5th Annual Semper FI 5K

March 11, 2014

Washington, DC5th Annual Semper FI 5K will be held on May 10, 2014 at 9:00AM (rain or shine) at Anacostia Park in Washington, DC. Please come out and run or walk for this fun event and show your support for our wounded, injured, and critically ill service members and their families!

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Click here to see the course map and for full race details please visit the Semper Fi 5K website.

All proceeds from the race will be donated to the Semper Fi Fund. The registration rates will rise over time, so please sign up early to lock in a low registration fee and ensure your spot in this year's race. Click here to register.

8th Annual Leatherneck 5k Run/Walk

March 11, 2014

NAS Patuxent River, MD – The 8th Annual Leatherneck 5K Run/Walk will take place May 17th along the beautiful Patuxent River and Chesapeake Bay inside the gates of NAS Patuxent River. You can run or walk the 5K. Read the rest of this entry »

Syracuse University Campus Wide Racquetball Tournament

March 11, 2014

Syracuse, NY – Please join the J. Reuben Clark Law Society, Veterans’ Issues and Support Initiative and Outreach Network (V.I.S.I.O.N), and the Syracuse University Racquetball Club for a two day campus wide racquetball tournament. Read the rest of this entry »

Villanova University NROTC Semper Fi Fund 5K Fundraiser

March 11, 2014

Villanova, PA – The NROTC unit at Villanova University is carrying on the tradition of fundraising for the Semper Fi Fund for the 7th consecutive year. With their ongoing help, the Semper Fi Fund will continue to give back to our wounded, ill and injured Service Members who have sacrificed so much on our behalf. Read the rest of this entry »