On November 10, 2000, following my son Erics graduation from MCRD, Parris Island, Eric mentioned he wanted a University of Parris Island bumper sticker. As a former Marine myself I had to laugh at the concept but saw it's potential. A year later the phrase was registered as a Trade Mark. Time passed, design concepts were discussed and a few shirts were produced.
Sculptures by Andrew L. Chernak are known for extreme detail, and historic accuracy. Thus giving a classical presentation which today is rarely a part of much modern sculpture. Andrew's sculpting places an empahsis on PRESERVING AMERICA'S HISTORY THROUGH SCULPTURE.
The Semper Fi Fund provides immediate financial assistance and lifetime support to post-9/11 wounded, critically ill and injured members of all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, and their families, ensuring that they have the resources they need during their recovery and transition back to their communities. Since establishing the Semper Fi Fund in 2004, we’ve issued 142,000 grants, totaling more than $153 million in assistance to over 19,000 of our heroes and their families.