By Mike DiCicco/Quantico Sentry | InsideNova | insidenova.com | July 9, 2012
Stafford, VA – When Jersey Mike's Subs opened a sandwich shop in Stafford, franchise owner Pat Foley had a choice of charitable causes to donate to by giving away sandwiches.
"Ninety percent of my employees have a relation to the Corps," whether they are family members or retired Marines themselves, he said, noting that this also reflected the Stafford-area demographic.
So he chose the Quantico-based Semper Fi Fund, which raises money to do for injured Marines and their families what the government cannot, especially in the way of paying for family members to travel and stay with wounded Marines while they are hospitalized. Read the rest of this entry »