Tony Jones

Raising awareness one “hoof” at a time

Republican Journal | By Kayla Barnes |July 29, 2016 at 10:17 am | Article Link Tony Jones stopped outside of Legends Bar in Darlington to water his horses JT and Semper Fi on Tuesday, July 26. He set out from Fort Pierre, S.D. on June 5 to help raise awareness for veterans and the many needs they have….

Continue Reading »

Veterans’ golf clinic set for three days near Centennial

Recovering vets to learn the game and compete in tournament By THE DENVER POST | newsroom@denverpost.com PUBLISHED: July 26, 2016 at 1:16 pm | Article Link The Inverness Golf Club near Centennial will play host to an assortment of injured, wounded or ill veterans for a three-day camp and tournament beginning July 25. Members of Team Semper Fi and…

Continue Reading »

BD

Wounded Warrior Family Finds Hope Through Sports

By Amy Bushatz | Spouse Buzz by Military.com |  June 9, 2016 | Link to article The more time Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Brandon Dodson spends playing adaptive sports, the better he deals with his injuries – and the easier his wife and primary caretaker, Jasmine Dodson, breathes. Every now and then he’ll be like ‘You know, this sucks.’ But…

Continue Reading »

JONATHAN WIGGS/GLOBE STAFF

Karen Vasselian dropped a flower into a pool at the base of the Massachusetts Fallen Heroes Memorial in memory of her son, US Marine Corps Sergeant Daniel M. Vasselian, who was killed while serving in Afghanistan.

Remembering the living and the dead

By Kevin Cullen GLOBE COLUMNIST | MAY 28, 2016 | Link to article The Army band was warming up, the sound checks were still taking place, and Beth and Steve Sammis were standing in the sunshine in the Seaport, talking about their son, Ben. Marine Captain Ben Sammis, from Rehoboth, was killed in Iraq in 2003 when the helicopter he…

Continue Reading »

IAM

500 Athletes – 15 Nations – #InvictusGames2016

Semper Fi Fund has been honored to assist more than 75% of the US Team Members demonstrating their determination to overcome at Invictus Games 2016! Created by Prince Harry, Invictus Games uses the power of  ‪sports to inspire wounded, injured and sick service men and women on their journey to recovery. Injured veterans from around the world will…

Continue Reading »

Novato ranch

Novato ranch provides healing experience for injured vets

Marin Independent Journal | By Stephanie Weldy | 05/07/16, 7:53 PM PDT  | Link to Article Daniel Riley, 30, lost his legs after stepping on an improvised explosive device while serving in Afghanistan with the U.S. Marines in 2010. He thought he would be confined to the couch the rest of his life. That was far from the case…

Continue Reading »

godaddy

GoDaddy Pledging To Hire Hundreds Of Veterans, Military Spouses

Commitment Unveiled as Part of National “Joining Forces” Initiative PR Newswire | from GoDaddy Inc. | MAY 05, 2016, 11:40 ET | Link to article WASHINGTON, May 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE:  GDDY), the world’s largest technology provider dedicated to small businesses, is pledging to hire 500 military veterans or spouses over the next five years. The commitment was made…

Continue Reading »