July 1, 2014
Contra Costa Times | Brenda Gazzar | Posted: 06/29/2014 02:07:01 PM PDT | Link to Article
An apparent electrical fire late Saturday gutted the popular Spoke N’ Wheel Bicycles in West Hills forcing the owners to indefinitely close the shop.
Managing partner Jody Millard estimated at least one million dollars worth of damages from the blaze. Read the rest of this entry »
July 1, 2014
Jared and Veronica would like to share this momentous occasion with the Semper Fi Fund by donating to our mission. They are asking their guests to donate to us. In lieu of favors, Jared & Veronica will be donating to the Semper Fi Fund. If you'd like to join them by donating to SFF, please do so by using the following link: https://semperfifund.org/donate/?campaign=Esposito-Desposito_Wedding. Read the rest of this entry »
June 26, 2014
U-T San Diego | By Tom Pfingsten | 6 a.m.June 22, 2014 | Link to Article
FALLBROOK — For Hank Donigan, a 58-year-old Marine Corps veteran who retired a colonel in 2007, the magic number is 25.
That’s how many marathons Donigan plans to run by the end of 2014, and it’s no pipe dream, either: As of last Thursday, when we met in a coffee shop downtown, he had completed 12 events that were at least 26.2 miles in length — one was 51 miles, he admits, but he still only counted it once. Read the rest of this entry »
June 26, 2014
Dallas, TX - Helping Our Heroes Foundation is a grass roots organization founded in 2011. The vision is to help those that serve so that we can continue to enjoy the freedoms of living in the greatest country on Earth. These Heroes may come from the Armed Forces: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, and National Guard or from our Local Police, Firemen and First Responders. Read the rest of this entry »
June 25, 2014
WTVA | Reported by: Trevor Gray | Published: 6/24 5:47 pm | Link to Article
ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) --A Colorado man, making his way across the country, made a stop in Mississippi on Tuesday.
Matt Littrell, a veteran, is making the trip to raise money for the Semper Fi Fund to help his fellow veterans with physical and emotional wounds. He started at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina and is headed to Camp Pendleton in California. Read the rest of this entry »
June 25, 2014
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When you place your order, don't forget to use the promo code "SEMPERFI" to receive a 5% discount and to have 5% of the sale benefit the Semper Fi Fund! Read the rest of this entry »
June 24, 2014
KFMB-TV (CBS 8) | Posted: Jun 23, 2014 9:02 PM EDT Updated: Jun 23, 2014 11:25 PM EDT | Link to Article
VISTA, CA (CBS 8) – More than 100 golfers teed off in the North County Monday in support of our wounded warriors.
The third annual Semper Fi Open Golf Tournament was held Monday morning at Shadow Ridge Golf Club. The tournament raises money for the Semper Fi Fund, which helps Marines and sailors who have been hurt on the battlefield since 9/11. Read the rest of this entry »
June 24, 2014
In lieu gifts, Tyler and Haven would like to share their special day with the Semper Fi Fund by generously donating to our mission. Read the rest of this entry »
June 23, 2014
The New York Daily News called it a “miracle recovery.” That’s probably an understatement … but we’re getting ahead of the story.
Winder Perez was born on January 16, 1989, in the Dominican Republic. When he was eight years old, his mother left her life and career as a doctor behind and brought Winder to the U.S. so they could live with his father in the Bronx, New York. Read the rest of this entry »
June 22, 2014
Billings Gazette | June 21, 2014 4:51 pm | By Susan Olp | Link to Article
On a high, grassy hill in Lockwood that boasts a panoramic view of five mountain ranges, Bo Reichenbach will soon rebuild another part of his life.
Reichenbach, a U.S. Navy SEAL who lost his legs to a makeshift bomb in Afghanistan in 2012, joined a crowd of people Saturday afternoon on the hill to celebrate the groundbreaking for his future home. Read the rest of this entry »
June 21, 2014
Dixon, IL – The Inaugural Wounded Warrior/Semper Fi Fund Golf Outing will be hosted at Timber Creek Golf Club on June 26th at 12:30pm. This event is being organized by Timber Creek Golf Club and Kim Devine in honor of the service of her son, Corporal Adam Devine. The outing will include a 50/50 drawing, live and silent auctions, a cookout and entertainment.
There are great opportunities for golfers and sponsors. Pease call - Kandie at 815-973-6700 or Kim at 815-677-0055.
Start: Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 12:30pm
End: Thursday, June 26, 2014 at ??
Venue: Timber Creek Golf Club
Address: 729 Timber Creek Road, Dixon, IL 61021
June 20, 2014
Tinley Park, IL – For the second year, the Misiewicz family will organize a golf outing to help raise funds for the Semper Fi Fund and the USA Warriors Ice Hockey. Both causes have been helpful to the recovery of Josh Misiewicz who was injured by a landmine during his first tour to Afghanistan. Read the rest of this entry »
June 19, 2014
AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com. The difference is that when customers shop on AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organizations selected by customers. Read the rest of this entry »
June 15, 2014
Fallbrook Bonstall Village News | Issue 24, Volume 18 | Thursday, June 12th, 2014 | Debbie Ramsey, Managing Editor | Link to Article
When 58-year-old ‘Hammerin Hank’ sets his mind to do something, the retired Marine Corps veteran gets it accomplished. Colonel Hank Donigan, a Fallbrook resident since 2003, plans to run a total of 25 marathons this year to raise money for the Semper Fi Fund.
His goal is to raise a total of $25,077 by the end of those races. Donigan breaks it down to $1,000 per race with an extra $77 to signify the year (1977) he graduated from the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis. Read the rest of this entry »
June 13, 2014
We know them as incredible heroes—service members from all branches who have sacrificed so much on behalf of us all. Their kids know them as a different kind of hero—dad. We’d like to take this opportunity to give a special Father’s Day salute to just a few of the many incredible fathers we’ve been so fortunate to help over the years. Read the rest of this entry »