Lone Star Ranch 2015

February 17, 2015

Casper, Wyoming - Saddle up with the Semper Fi Fund and America’s Fund Jinx McCain Horsemanship Program for a week of cowboying at the Lone Star Ranch near Casper, Wyoming.

This is our second year at the storied Lone Star Ranch and the perfect place to put our horsemanship skills learned in previous clinics into practical application. The Lone Star is an historic Wyoming cattle ranch, not a “Dude Ranch,” that still does all its ranching the traditional way from the back of a horse. Read the rest of this entry »

Montana Rendezvous 2015

February 17, 2015

Absarokee, Montana - Join Semper Fi Fund and America’s Fund Jinx McCain Horsemanship Program for a horse packing and fly-fishing adventure in the majestic Beartooth Mountains near Absarokee, Montana Read the rest of this entry »

6th Annual Boca Royale Charity Golf Tournament

February 14, 2015

Boca Royale, FL – The residents of Boca Royale Golf and Country Club will be hosting their annual golf tournament to benefit the Semper Fi Fund.

The event will include a tennis clinic, a silent auction through the day and live auction during dinner, raffle prizes, a fantastic round of golf on the beautiful Boca Royale Golf course and dinner. The guest of honor for this wonderful event will be General James F. Amos, USMC (Ret.), 35th Commandant of the Marine Corps. Read the rest of this entry »

Interact’s Semper Fi & America’s “FUN”D Run

February 13, 2015

Interlachen, FL - Interact’s Semper Fi & America’s “FUN”D Run is a 5K run through the community of Interlachen. This event is a community project sponsored by the Interlachen High School Interact Club. The funds raised will be donated to the Semper Fi Fund and America's Fund to help provide immediate financial assistance and lifetime support for injured and critically ill members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families. Read the rest of this entry »

MEGACares Semper Fi Fund Twitter Campaign

February 13, 2015

Orlando, FL - MEGAComfort Inc will be giving away samples of their insoles at the Grainger Trade Show. Each package will have a cool sticker for folks to tweet about their insoles and support of the Semper Fi Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

4th Annual Semper Fi Bay Ridge 5K Run

February 2, 2015

Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, NY - This is the fourth annual fundraising event for the Semper Fi Fund, which supports injured and critically ill Veterans.

The 5K will begin at 101st Street & 4th Ave (at Shore Road) at 10am. Pre-register by mail $20; race day registration is $25. Race day registration will take place from 8:30-9:30am. Awards ceremony and raffle, with snacks, will take place afterwards in Cannonball Park at 101 Street and 4th Avenue. Read the rest of this entry »

10th Annual Puget Sound All Marine Golf Tournament

January 30, 2015

Newcastle, WA - The Pacific Northwest is holding its 10th annual fundraising golf tournament to support the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund! Read the rest of this entry »

Polar Ride Challenge

January 29, 2015

Charlotte, NC - Come for a VERY cool ride with the top down in your convertible this February to raise money for the Semper Fi Fund!

Meet the other convertibles at 9am and go for the ride and meet at the end for a hot drink and share in the fun! Read the rest of this entry »

NIOSC Golf Tournament 2015

January 29, 2015

Okinawa, Japan – For the third year in a row, the North Island Officers' Spouses' Club of Okinawa is hosting a Golf Tournament to benefit the Semper Fi Fund at the Taiyo Golf Course.

This event is open to all ranks and to the public. Lunch will be included and prizes will be awarded. Read the rest of this entry »

KWB and Arrowhead Ortho 2015 Charity Golf Event

January 28, 2015

Beaumont, CAKWB Wealth Managers Group and Arrowhead Orthopaedics are excited to team up in supporting the families of wounded service men and women by hosting a charity golf event. Both organizations seek to give back to those who have given so much for the protection of our country. Read the rest of this entry »

Semper Fi Fund Crosses $100 Million Milestone Mark In Assistance to Wounded Veterans

January 28, 2015

Over 13,000 Injured Service Members and Families Assisted by Veteran Nonprofit

QUANTICO, VA - The Semper Fi Fund is proud to announce a major milestone and incredible achievement: closing out its 10th anniversary year, the veteran nonprofit has now given out a total of over $100 million in assistance to wounded, critically ill and injured service members and their families. What’s more, the Semper Fi Fund has done so while maintaining an overhead of just 6%; meaning almost every cent they bring in goes directly to those who need and deserve it most. Read the rest of this entry »

MCAA Marion E. Carl Squadron 6th Annual Golf Scramble

January 28, 2015

MCAS Mirimar, CA - The MCAA's Marion E. Carl Squadron will hold its 6th Annual 1000 Springs Ranch Golf Scramble on September 11, 2015 at the Memorial Golf Course MCAS Miramar, San Diego, CA. Read the rest of this entry »

MCAA Marion E. Carl Squadron Social to benefit the Semper Fi Fund

January 28, 2015

MCAS Mirimar, CA - The MCAA's Marion E. Carl Squadron will be holding a Social to benefit the Semper Fi Fund on Thursday, September 10, 2015 from 17:00 to 20:00 (5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - stay later if you’d like!) at the MCAS Miramar Officer's Club, Main Bar & Patio. Read the rest of this entry »

Valentine’s Day 2015

January 27, 2015

“For the first couple of years we were together, we didn’t spend Valentine’s Day with each other,” said Courtney Carnes, who met her husband Garrett in 2008. “I don't think we spent a Valentine’s Day together until 2013—Garrett was either deployed or working or we were in different parts of the country.” Read the rest of this entry »

“… and Their Families.”

January 26, 2015

“Our jobs are hard,” says Vickki, whose husband enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1982 and became a double amputee in 2009 after being wounded in Afghanistan. “You’re going through a horrendous time to begin with, everything is uprooted, you never know what’s going to happen next. You’re so concentrated on your spouse’s care, so much gets forgotten—the house, the bills. The caregiver is the one juggling all these things. It’s constant. You’re a caregiver 24/7, but we wouldn't give it up for the world. Sure, I'd like to have a different life, but this is my life.” Read the rest of this entry »