Giving to Boston's victims: How to choose a charity

By Barbara Bogaev | Marketplace | | April 19, 2013 Between the bombing in Boston and the deadly explosion in Texas there are hundreds of Americans still in the hospital, many of them facing large hospital and rehab costs. After tragedies like these, home-grown charities usually pop up immediately to help with expenses. Ken…

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Where to donate to aid Boston Marathon bombing victims

By David Riley | Herald News | | April 18, 2013 Fundraising to aid the victims of Monday’s Boston Marathon bombing continues to ramp up. Attorney General Martha Coakley’s office has warned people to donate carefully and check out charities to make sure they are legitimate before contributing.

CBS News segment features Semper Fi Fund

In commemoration of the 10 year anniversary of the Iraq invasion, CBS news correspondent David Martin revisited the story of Sergeant Eddie Wright, one of the first Marines helped by the Semper Fi Fund. Eddie, a double amputee, opens up to David about the new battles he is fighting at home, and the challenges he…

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Seeking New Challenges, Infiltration Author, Lee Dodson, Takes On Fund Raising For THE SEMPER FI FUND To Help Marines

PR Web – After a stunning Underground Homeland Terrorism Survey success that produced over 14,000,000 responses, Lee Dodson, author of the novel Infiltration, has taken aim at helping the already popular SEMPER FI FUND that provides immediate financial support for injured and critically ill members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families.” “The admittedly…

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USA Today: Ailing veterans turn to charities in record numbers

By Gregg Zoroya | USA Today | | February 21, 2013 Susan Rocco starts authorizing help on a litany of pleas from wounded Iraq and Afghanistan veterans at 7 a.m. in her home north of Quantico, Va. One is a young Marine veteran living in a shelter who needs clothing and electricity turned on…

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