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Patriotic push: 24-hour event to raise funds for military families

By Susan Corica  | Thursday, February 4, 2016 | Link to Article  BRISTOL — Pushups for Patriots is coming back for a second year at Bristol Central High School. The 24-hour exercise marathon is a fundraising event for the Semper Fi Fund to help wounded Marines and their families cope with physical and emotional trauma. Last year’s co-hosts…

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Running for Moore: Son’s memory motivates Rowan grad

BY Kevin Colley  | MONDAY, February 1st 2016 | Link to Article Sometimes, big motivation comes in small packages. For Rowan County Senior High School graduate Noah Moore, that is a phrase that defines not only his purpose for running, but also his purpose for living.  From the start, it was clear Noah was going to be a success,…

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Wounded war veterans learn new skills

BY KAGTV.com  | Tuesday, February 02, 2016 | Link to Article  BUFFALO, TEXAS –  This past week five wounded war veterans flew into Texas and started learning new skills in Centerville, Texas. The Semper Fi Fund which helps veterans rejoin their communities post war, are teaching them how to make spurs and leather bands. Some veterans are…

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Wounded vets learn to ski and snowboard at Park City

BY JEREMY HARRIS | MONDAY, JANUARY 4TH 2016 | Link to Article | Link to Interview (KUTV) – Hundreds of wounded veterans from across the United States are taking a run at the slopes of Park City Mountain Resort. The trip is made possible by Team Semper Fi, an organization that helps wounded soldiers heal physical and…

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Milpitas Veterans Commission donates $1,500 for homeless services

By Milpitas Post Staff | POSTED:   12/28/2015 11:36:59 AM PST | Link to Article Milpitas Veterans Commission vice chairman Dana Arbaugh delivered a $1,500 donation check to Family Supportive Housing executive director Beth Leary on Dec. 18 to help homeless veterans and their family members. Family Supportive Housing, 692 N. King Road in San Jose,…

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