GoDaddy and The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation to Match Up to $1 Million!

Web Hosting Company and Charitable Organization to Match Customer Donations Dollar-for-Dollar The incredible support continues for the Semper Fi Fund and our program America’s Fund! As this month marks the 238th birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps (November 10th), GoDaddy and The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation are giving our injured and critically ill service…

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Navy Times – Mission: Family – Charities shift with changing needs

By Karen Jowers, Staff writer | Oct. 24, 2013 – 08:35PM | Link to Navy Times Article | Filed Under Pay & Benefits Many military-affiliated charities have been re-evaluating their missions recently. Often, charities can adapt to the changing needs of the community faster than the Defense Department can. That’s good for the military community…

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Observer-Dispatch – ‘Team Eli’ running for Semper Fi Fund

By – STAFF REPORT, Observer-Dispatch, Link to article Posted Oct 16, 2013 @ 01:12 AM REGION – The third annual Empire State Marathon/Half Marathon will take place Sunday, Oct. 20, in Syracuse and members of “Team Eli” of Camden, will be participating as community athletes for the Semper Fi Fund. Named in memory of U.S….

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CNN – All-terrain wheelchair helps disabled get back on track

By Natalie Angley, CNN updated 3:03 PM EDT, Wed October 16, 2013 | Filed under: Innovations | Link to article (CNN) — Cpl. Michael Boucher will never forget June 12, 2011. He was on his second deployment with the Marines in Afghanistan. Another squad had been hit by two improvised explosive devices, and he was…

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WNCT9 – Service dog helps Marine veteran manage PTSD

Posted: Oct 15, 2013 6:15 PM EDT | Updated: Oct 15, 2013 6:15 PM EDT | Link to article By Madeleine Wright, Digital Journalist – email RICHLANDS, N.C. – Military veterans sometimes find it difficult re-adjusting to life at home after a combat tour. But one former Marine with post traumatic stress disorder is not…

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VMI cadets ride 102 miles for charity, fallen soldiers

WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va Posted: Oct 04, 2013 6:06 PM EDT Updated: Oct 04, 2013 6:06 PM EDT By Tim Ciesco, Reporter – email Link to article LEXINGTON, VA – VMI cadets Keith MacDonald, Ryan Long, Schafer Wymond, and Travis Via got one last practice in Friday before they embark on a “modest”…

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Cycling fundraiser benefits veterans

The Foothills Focus Staff Report~ 10/3/2013 Link to article A team of cyclists that includes several Marines, including those injured in combat, and families of fallen soldiers will pedal 430 miles in 4 days through Arizona’s mountain ranges to support military service people and their families. “The Ride 430 Challenge” begins Oct. 9, leaving from…

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