Marine honors fallen friend with ‘Malcolm 200’ bike ride

BY JEFF GOLDBERG | ABC7 | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11TH 2015 QUANTICO, Va. (ABC7) — On this Veteran’s Day, US Marine Corps Major Matthew Kutilek got up at 3 to ride a bike 200 miles all in honor of his friend and fallen Marine, Lt. Dan Malcolm, who was killed by enemy sniper fire on November 10,…

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Cow Harbor Warriors Donate $75K to Help Local Veterans in Need

By PAIGE MCATEE (Patch Staff) | North Patch | November 11, 2015 | Link to Article The nonprofit Cow Harbor Warriors donated a total of $75,000 to local veteran organizations to help veterans in need during a ceremony at Huntington Town Hall on Monday. Cow Harbor Warriors, a veteran organization that honors and enables post 9/11 wounded veterans and…

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The Semper Fi Fund & The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation & GoDaddy Announce “10 Makes 20 Matching Challenge”

NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation, with support from GoDaddy, has announced the 10 Makes 20 Challenge – one of the largest matching campaigns in the history of veteran nonprofits. Through December 31, 2015, donations made to the Semper Fi Fund and Americas Fund will be matched by The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation,…

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Marathon Training Helps Military Couple

By Meagan Fitzgerald | NBC Washington | www.nbcwashington.com | 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.

Double Rafter Cattle Drive – 2015

Sheridan, WY – For the third year, Semper Fi Fund and America’s Fund Jinx McCain Horsemanship Program (JMHP) saddled up wounded, critically ill and injured active duty service members and veterans on an authentic cowboy adventure in the majestic Big Horn Mountains at the Double Rafter Ranch near Sheridan, Wyoming. For service members who dream…

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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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Happy 4th of July!!

This Fourth of July, as we celebrate the freedoms that embody America, let us not forget the sacrifices of the service members and veterans who have volunteered to keep America safe and free. 

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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