Oceanside, CA - As a way of showing our appreciation for our military families, the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce wants to invite you to enjoy a day of festivities at "Operation Appreciation." Come enjoy free food, music and lots of games and activities for kids. Please stop by the Semper Fi Fund booth near the band shell and eating area. Read the rest of this entry »
The new cookbook to help raise funds for the Semper Fi Fund; “Recipes From Across The World” has just been published! This cookbook contains recipes from Marine family members and supporters, and reflects their heritage and/or experiences while stationed in different countries across the world. Read the rest of this entry »
Thi Linh Wernau is an artist who is honoring wounded veterans as a part of her ongoing series, “You. Are. Beautiful.” It's a project about celebrating the human spirit and beauty in all people. Read the rest of this entry »
Food is Fuel! Lorri Zenoni, DrPh, a Nutrition Coach, Fuel Trainer and a wife of a U.S. Marine, wants to help you with the right fuel at the right time to aid in your sports and life performance. She can help you with weight loss, gain or maintenance, as well as energy and performance. Lorri can even help you to be fueled properly for your PFT! 10% of the proceeds from her business will benefit the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »
Camp Foster, Okinawa, Japan – The 3rd annual Wet and Wild 5k Fun Run/Walk will involve members of the military community in Okinawa, Japan.
25% of the funds raised will benefit the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »
North Port, FL - This event is designed to show our love and appreciation for the US troops and everything they do to keep us safe and protected. The list of participants below have all donated their books and/or money to help bring this event to life; for that I offer a sincere and heartfelt "THANK YOU." The money donated has been spent to purchase the grand prize offered below with the remainder of the money to be donated directly to the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »
By Amanda Causey | Link to Article
This story begins in the spring of 2003 when the U.S. military mission Operation Iraqi Freedom began. The engagement’s first wave of wounded Marines and sailors landed at Camp Pendleton, a U.S. Marine Corps Base in California. There, Karen Guenther, a registered nurse and spouse of an active-duty Marine, saw firsthand the challenges they faced as they returned from Iraq. Read the rest of this entry »
More than one year ago, Matt Littrell sat at his kitchen table staring intently at his pistol, wondering whether the next day was worth living for.
Now he hopes to show the nation’s veterans that it is.
He said he realized there was a greater good he could accomplish by sending a message to those who may someday contemplate suicide. Over the next eight months, Littrell will ride horseback from Camp Lejeune to Camp Pendleton, Calif., to raise money for the Semper Fi Fund and raise awareness that suicide is letting the enemy win the battle from across the globe. Read the rest of this entry »
Triangle, VA – This fund-raising event will be the 19th Annual Terrific Tots Golf Tournament to benefit children in need. Proceeds will benefit Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Greater Prince William County and the Semper Fi Fund Kids Camp. Read the rest of this entry »
Yonkers, NY – Marine Corps Veteran Fred Furey is organizing a raffle at the Bronkers Tap House. The raffle will include a 10 piece Sylvania Surround Sound 5.1 Dolby Speaker System with a DVD Player and Asus 10.1 Tablet with a detachable keyboard and carrying case. Fred and Lisa Furey from Lyrus Networks generously donated these items. Read the rest of this entry »
San Diego, California News Station - KFMB Channel 8 - cbs8.com | Link to Article
Posted: Apr 30, 2014 5:01 PM EDT Updated: Apr 30, 2014 5:01 PM EDT
By Alicia Summers, Reporter - bio | email
SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - For the fifth year in a row, the injured athletes of Team Semper Fi and Team America’s Fund are saddling up for an incredible challenge. Ten veteran and active duty service members, some of them amputees, will learn the skills to become cowboys, then go head-to-head in the ring - and they have just three days to do it. Read the rest of this entry »
More than $6000 raised
Sparta Country Club played host to the Help Our Heroes Golf Scramble on Saturday, April 19th.
When it comes to the heroes mentioned in the title, one of Sparta’s own was the celebrity guest of the event. Read the rest of this entry »