Camp Pendleton, CA - Former President George W. Bush recently hosted the inaugural Warrior Open to honor the men and women of our military who have been wounded while serving our nation. The two day tournament was held in Dallas, Texas and spotlighted 20 members of the military who were wounded during Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom.
The tournament also recognized organizations that “give their time, talent and resources to support the men and women of our military and their families.” The Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund was recognized as one of four charities highlighted during the two day event. Several of the players included service members that had been assisted by the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund.
Semper Fi Fund Founder, Karen Guenther attended the tournament and stated, “The Semper Fi Fund is honored to be recognized by the George W. Bush Presidential Center. We deeply appreciate President Bush’s tireless efforts to honor our nation’s heroes and highlight the care and support that is needed for them now and in the years to come.”
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