The Del Mar Times: Tee it Up for Troops donations

By The Del Mar Times | delmartimes.net | December 14, 2012 Tee it Up for Troops made a significant donation to the Semper Fi Fund for the benefit of the Navy Medical Surf Clinic that occurs every Thursday morning at Del Mar Beach.

Go Daddy Goes "Gangnam Style" to Celebrate Spectacular 2012 Success

By BUSINESS WIRE | CNBC | cnbc.com | December 8, 2012 Legendary Party Featured $2MM Donation to Semper Fi Fund & $1MM in Employee Prizes. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Go Daddy's end-of-year holiday parties have become legendary and 2012 was no exception. Last night, a few thousand Go Daddy employees and their guests were…

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New York Times: In Veterans' Aid

By James Dao | New York Times | nytimes.com | November 8, 2012 GATHERING over a kitchen table and glasses of wine in early 2003, a group of officers' wives at Camp Pendleton, Calif., cobbled together a plan for helping Marines injured during the invasion of Iraq. First they distributed snacks and toiletries at hospitals,…

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North County Times: Wounded Marines help raise $300K in ride

By Linda McIntosh | North County Times | nctimes.com | October 31, 2012 Camp Pendleton Marine Lt. Col. Tres Smith was one of three injured servicemen who accompanied 65 cyclists earlier this month on a 430-mile fundraising bike ride from Scottsdale, Ariz., to Camp Pendleton that raised $300,000 for the Semper Fi Fund, which supports…

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Marines help build fence for wounded warrior's home

By Amanda Wilcox | The Daily News | jdnews.com | October 25, 2012 Johnny McCallon felt forgotten. He served his country for 16 years and suffered a traumatic brain injury after an improvised explosive device blew him out of a second story window during a tour of duty in Iraq. He later developed post traumatic…

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2012 Olympic Opportunity Fund winners announced

By U.S. PARALYMPICS | teamusa.org | October 18, 2012 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Today the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) and Veterans Affairs announced that more than $2M in grant funding has been awarded to a total of 97 organizations in support of Paralympic sport and physical activity programs for disabled veterans and disabled members of…

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Norwich's Semper Fi Club Raises $4,000 in Levy Challenge

By PRWeb | Danbury News Times | newstimes.com | October 11, 2012 The money raised will go to the Semper Fi Fund, and $2,000 will go towards the Walter N. Levy NROTC Scholarship. Northfield, VT (PRWEB) October 11, 2012 Norwich University's Semper Fidelis Club raised $4,000 to be split evenly between the club and an…

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Around Annapolis: Ripley Race holds youth running clinic

By Diane M. Rey | The Capital | capitalgazette.com | September 28, 2012 Jon Brianas wants to inspire young runners to reach for more than just medals and trophies. On Sunday, he gave a pep talk and led warm-up exercises to kick off a new six-week running clinic to encourage more youth to participate in…

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