"Serving Those Who Preserve Our Freedom"

The Semper Fi Fund provides immediate financial assistance and lifetime support to post-9/11 combat wounded, critically ill and catastrophically injured members of all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families. We deliver the resources they need during recovery and transition back to their communities, working to ensure no one is left behind.

Since May 2004:

  • $165 Million in assistance
  • 158,000 grants issued
  • 20,000 heroes helped

How We Help

Semper Fi Fund’s Combat Wounded, Critically Ill and Catastrophically Injured Lifetime Solutions

Service Member and Family Support Program

Assisting the family unit from injury through recovery.

  • Bedside Financial Support
  • Caregiver Support & Retreats
  • Housing Assistance
  • Kids Camp
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Canine Program
  • Specialized & Adaptive Equipment
  • Horsemanship Program

Transition Program

Assimilating service members back into their communities.

  • Education & Career Assistance
  • Veteran & Unit Reunions
  • Veteran 2 Veteran Support (V2V)
  • Semper Fi Fund Odyssey Retreat
  • Semper Fi Fund Apprenticeship Program

Integrated Wellness Program

Providing health therapies to improve body, mind and spirit.

  • PTSD and TBI Support
  • NeuroFitness
  • High-Tech Medical Devices
  • Post-Traumatic Growth Video Resources
  • Doc’s Corner
  • Holistic Health Solutions
  • Counseling
  • Sports Program

95 Grants per Day
average number of grants processed each working day
75%
percentage of assisted service members and their families who are E-5 and below
24-72 Hours
the amount of time for funds to be distributed after grant is approved

Extremely Low Overhead - 6% on average since inception

Awarded highest charity ratings among veteran nonprofits:

  • “A+” rating from CharityWatch.org
    one of two veteran nonprofits to receive such a rating
  • “FOUR STAR” charity rating from Charity Navigator for 7 consecutive years, an achievement attained by only 3% of rated charities

How We Are Unique

  • Supporting the recovery of combat wounded, critically ill and catastrophically injured service members and their families… whenever the need may arise.
  • A dedicated and knowledgeable staff — the Fund is run by military spouses and former military members who have been in the trenches and know the needs of our families.
  • A global network of staff, volunteers and resources.
  • A family — we’ve been told over and over again by service members and their families that our committed and passionate staff and volunteers go above and beyond to embrace them as part of our family.
  • Long-term experience — knowledge as a veteran nonprofit from 13 years of assisting combat wounded, critically ill and catastrophically injured service members, making the Fund resident experts in our crucial mission of “serving those who preserve our freedom.”