Teen bikes cross country for injured Marines

By Linda McIntosh | U-T San Diego | utsandiego.com | August 3, 2012 CAMP PENDLETON – Billy Osterman, 16, raised $3,000 in a cross country bicycle ride to benefit the Semper Fi Fund, a nonprofit supporting injured Marines and their families. The former Fallbrook High School varsity Lacrosse player rode 2,500 miles over 45 days…

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MACG-38 Golf Outing raises money for Semper Fi Fund

By Pfc. Raquel Barraza | DVIDS | dvidshub.net | August 3, 2012 MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR, Calif. – Marine Air Control Group 38 held a golf outing fund raiser for the Injured Marines Semper Fi Fund at the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Memorial Golf Course aboard MCAS Miramar, Calif., Aug. 3. The Injured…

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The Globe: Marine veteran bikes across America

The Globe | camplejeuneglobe.com | July 26, 2012 Tim Tuomey, a Marine Corps veteran, took to the road April 20 on a mission to raise awareness about the need for support for combat-wounded veterans. Tuomey called his mission to raise awareness Operation Awakening. More than 3,300 miles and 63 days later, Tuomey finished his long…

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Two-time Purple Heart recipient to receive new Smart Home

FREDERICKSBURG, Virginia – Marine Corps Sergeant (Sgt) John Peck, a two-time Purple Heart recipient and quadruple amputee, will be on hand for the groundbreaking for his new Smart Home on Thursday, July 19. The Semper Fi Fund, in partnership with "Building for America's Bravest," has contributed $25,000 towards the construction of Sgt. Peck's new Smart…

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California Pizza Kitchen flavorful fundraising event

Colorado – On Monday, July 23rd, all Colorado California Pizza Kitchen Locations – Colorado Springs, Littleton, Denver, Lakewood, Broomfield, and Boulder – will be participating in a flavorful fundraising event! Just bring in the flyer attached below, and 20% of your check will be donated to the Semper Fi Fund. Download the flyer and participate…

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Community Athlete: Devin Smiley at Tahoe Rim Trail 50 miler

Tahoe, CA – Captain Devin Smiley has repeatedly been a Community Athlete, and has raised funds and awareness for the Semper Fi Fund by participating in multiple races throughout the year. He is taking on the Tahoe Rim 50 Miler, which is a rough race, but we know this Marine will overcome it! Please help…

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