Vail Daily column: The giving season

By Butch Mazzuca | Vail Daily | November 8, 2015 | Link To Article The holiday season with all of its hoopla and attendant activities will soon be upon us. The ski mountains will open, we’ll be eating turkey and watching football on the last Thursday in November, friends and families will crisscross the nation, many will…

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Naval Academy grad to run in World Marathon Challenge

By Brandi Bottalico | Capital Gazette | November 6, 2015 | Link To Article Calum Ramm has a thing for running shoes. Although he goes through about a pair a month, he doesn’t like to throw them out.

Boot Camp to Boot Camp Mission Complete

By Melanie Speicher | Sidney Daily News | 12:24 pm – October 27th, 2015 | Link To Article PARRIS ISLAND, S.C. — An exhausted but happy bicyclist completed his mission of riding across the United States to benefit the Semper Fi Fund Monday afternoon, Oct. 26.

Marathon Training Helps Military Couple

By Meagan Fitzgerald | NBC Washington | | Oct 23, 2015 A local couple will run the Marine Corps Marathon together Sunday. They say the training has helped them through the challenges of war. News4’s Meagan Fitzgerald reports.

Wounded Military Veterans Take On Utah Mountains

Good 4 Utah | 08/06/2015 12:51 PM | 08/07/2015 11:57 AM | Link to Story Twenty injured military veterans have been in Utah attending the first-sever Semper Fi Fund and America’s Fund Mountain Biking Camp. Tyler Burdick is one of them. He is originally from Salt Lake City, and is a United States Navy veteran…

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Wounded vets learn how to golf

KUSA 9NEWS | Allison Sylte and Steve Staeger | KUSA 9:58 p.m. MDT July 28, 2015 | Link to Coverage Englewood, CO – A group of veterans got to learn “the game of a lifetime” this week at Inverness Golf Club as part of the Team Semper Fi Golf Camp. 9NEWS at 9 p.m. 07/28/15….

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Disfigured by war, veteran now says ‘I found my place’

USA TODAY | Gregg Zoroya | 3:06 p.m. EDT July 3, 2015 | Link to Article LOVETTSVILLE, Va. — Ronny “Tony” Porta was searching for a place where people could see past the disfigurement left by war, where cruel mutterings about his appearance or unfeeling questions about whether such wounds were “worth it” did not…

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