Summer 2017 Newsletter

Our Summer 2017 newsletter is here! Learn about neurofitness, meet a pair of amazing heroes and read how Team Semper Fi and Team America’s Fund are changing so many lives for the better. Plus: Don’t miss timely letters from our Founder and our Chairman of the Board. Thanks for reading, and from our family to yours: Have…

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PTSD: The Invisible Injury

The Semper Fi Fund supports wounded service members suffering from PTSD with effective, healing programs. A wide range of activities from our Integrated Wellness Program help with recovery; from NeuroFitness and our sports program Team Semper Fi, to therapeutic animal assisted therapy and artistic outlets. One of our main PTSD focused programs is the Tim…

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Happy Father’s Day from the Semper Fi Fund

There is no job more rewarding than being a father. The Semper Fi Fund is blessed to support dads who preserve our freedom. With your donations we provide assistance such as adaptive strollers and cribs, but the assistance goes far beyond that. Our transitional support and wellness programs encourage a holistic recovery of body, mind…

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Happy Anniversary to our Semper Fi Fund Family!

In early 2003, a small group of military spouses and I sat around my kitchen table at Camp Pendleton wondering how we could help injured Marines and Sailors returning home from Iraq. We officially incorporated on May 17, 2004, and we just celebrated our anniversary —13 years dedicated to serving those who preserve our freedom….

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Marine Corps Marathon 2017

The Marine Corps Marathon is one of the largest marathons in the US and the world. It is the largest marathon in the world that doesn’t offer prize money, earning its nickname, “The People’s Marathon.” Our Semper Fi Fund Family will host a team of 800 runners, all raising funds and awareness for our wounded, critically…

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The Warrior Rides Again

FIVE-AND-A-HALF YEARS AGO, IN JANUARY OF 2012, MARINE CORPS GUNNERY SGT. THOMAS McRAE STEPPED ON A 20-LB. IED. Since becoming a triple amputee after stepping on an Afghani bomb, one Marine is making moves to get back in the saddle. G.R. Schiavino “Both of my legs got blown off above the knee, and then my left arm…

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Thank you to our amazing volunteers!

During this National Volunteer Month, we would like to thank our Semper Fi Fund volunteers.  The generous outpouring of time and talent helps make sure our service members and their families are cared for and honored. Our community of volunteers are priceless in all aspects of our operations, from casework to events. We have volunteers who cook pancake breakfasts for our wounded and cheer…

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3rd Annual Semper Fi Fund Beat the Bridge

10K/5K and One Mile Fun Run This year will be the 3rd annual Beat the Bridge 10K, 5K, and 1 Mile Fun Run held in Jacksonville, NC. Last year’s event was a great success! We more than doubled the number of participants from our inaugural year. This year, we are on track to welcome one…

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3 Ways To Share The Love

1. Share the love by telling the stories of our wounded, critically ill and injured service members and their families: Meet Sierra and Jae. They met in college and married several years later. Jae was just so witty, so outgoing, so funny. Sierra couldn’t resist being around him. Her heart sank when she learned of his…

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Semper Fi Bowl

Make a “Semper Fi Bowl” available for donations at your watch party!     As we gather around our TVs to watch the Patriots and the Falcons fight it out, you can help those who are “still in the fight” after being injured while serving our country. Thank you for supporting the Semper Fi Fund’s wounded,…

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