Join us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest news and updates.


Articles
2014

NAPA AUTO PARTS Raises $1,725,000 for Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund
10/24/2014

NAPA AUTO PARTS presented a check for $1,725,000 to Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund Honorary Chairman Arnold Fisher at a special dinner of NAPA executives and Distribution Center general managers on Thursday, October 23. The check represents funds raised through NAPA’s Get Back and Give Back program, which allows NAPA customers to support the Fund by donating some or all of the rebates they receive for purchasing selected NAPA parts during the program period. This represents the largest contribution to the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund in 2014.  This is the third year that NAPA has supported the Fund through the Get Back and Give Back program, which to date has raised a total of $3 million.

IFHF Dedicates Intrepid Spirit at Fort Campbell
9/12/2014

Fort Campbell Center is the third of nine to be completed nationwide to treat traumatic brain injury and psychological health conditions in America’s wounded military service members

USA Truck Continues Military Support Through Partnership With IFHF
9/12/2014

In conjunction with Driver Appreciation Week September 14-20, 2014, USA Truck will again donate $1 in the name of each of our drivers ($2,500 total) to the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. 

Virginia Tech Football Announces Military Appreciation / White Effect Game Supporting IFHF
9/8/2014

Helmets to be auctioned off; Proceeds to benefit Herma's Readers and Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund

IFHF Receives $15,000 Donation From 17-Year Old Norman Stark, Who Took On The Challenge To Swim Lake Erie
9/2/2014

Erie Resident Raises Vital Funds For America’s Wounded Military Heroes

Motor Home Specialist Supports Veterans Through IFHF
7/4/2014

The Motor Home Specialist is once again supporting those brave men and women who have been injured serving our country, with a special July promotion to benefit the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. All through July, the Texas-based business will donate $1,000 to IFHF for every RV they sell. This is the second year Motor Home Specialist have chosen to support IFHF in this way and they have already donated over $250,000.

Country Music Star Jamie Lee Thurston Returns to Perform in Chateaugay July 25th to Raise Awareness for IFHF
6/28/2014

Jamie Lee Thurston is an accomplished singer, songwriter, producer and arguably one of the best Country Music entertainers living in Nashville. Jamie Lee’s booming baritone voice delivers heart pounding, emotionally charged lyrics that remind you of good times partying with friends and close relationships long ago forgotten.

NAPA Launches 3rd Get Back and Give Back Campaign to Support IFHF
6/27/2014

NAPA AUTO PARTS is once again launching its “Get Back and Give Back” Campaign to support the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund (IFHF), a not-for-profit organization that serves United States military personnel wounded or injured in service to our nation, and their families. Starting today and running through July, the “Get Back and Give Back” Campaign makes it easy for those interested to contribute to the IFHF, which this year is raising funds to build new facilities focused on the diagnosis and treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injuries.

Team Intrepid Fallen Heroes Crosses Finish Line In 1st Place After Completeing The 3,000 Mile “Race Across America”
6/26/2014

Team Intrepid Fallen Heroes, a group of eight elite amateur and former professional athletes, finished the 3,000 mile, coast-to-coast Race Across America on Friday, June 20th  - taking just five days and twenty hours to cross the finish line in Annapolis, MD.  The team came in first place in the eight person team division and raised over $580,000 for the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund in the process.

Tanner Foust & NAPA Chassis Kick Off ‘Get Back And Give Back’ 2014 Campaign
6/24/2014

July marks the start of “Get Back and Give Back,” the annual fundraising campaign from NAPA AUTO PARTS that benefits Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. Kicking off the month of giving, Tanner Foust presented the Fund with a $5,000 donation on behalf of NAPA Chassis.

Team Intrepid Fallen Heroes to Ride in Cross-Country“Race Across America” to Raise Money for IFHF
6/14/2014

Eight-Man Team to Bike Over 3,000 Miles in Six Days, to Raise $250,000 for the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. All Funds Raised will be used to Diagnose and Treat Returning Service Members for Invisible Wounds of War.

Precise Leads’ Memorial Day Campaign Raises Funds for Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund
6/11/2014

Precise Leads, the insurance marketing company, commemorated Memorial Day this year by raising funds to benefit the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund.

IFHF Breaks Ground at Fort Hood, TX on New Center for TBI and PTS
6/9/2014

Ft. Hood Intrepid Spirit Center is Fifth of Nine Planned Facilities Across the Country

PepsiCo Supports Team Intrepid Fallen Heroes On Its Cross-Country “Race Across America” To Raise Money For IFHF
6/5/2014

PepsiCo has signed on as the title sponsor to support Team Intrepid Fallen Heroes, a group of eight elite amateur and former professional athletes who will ride their bicycles more than 3,000 miles, coast-to-coast, in the 32nd Annual Race Across America in order to raise funds for the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, which is building a set of nine medical diagnostic and treatment centers to help wounded military heroes returning from Iraq and Afghanistan who are suffering from Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Post Traumatic Stress (PTS).

IFHF Receives $10K Donation from Veterans Health Medical Supply
5/21/2014

Lt. Gen. Edgar R. Anderson, retired Air Force Surgeon General, Melisa Schultz, Chief Operating Officer of Veterans Health Medical Supply, and Mrs. Anderson present a check for $10,000 to David A. Winters, president of the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund on the flight deck of the Intrepid Museum in New York City.

CK Mondavi Family Vineyards Partners with IFHF on 3rd Annual Donation Program
4/29/2014

CK Mondavi in-store promotion runs May through August 2014 to financially support the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces

Disabled Veterans Embarking On Cross-Country Bike Tour To Benefit Veterans Starts Their Journey
4/22/2014

Ken Carr and Team to Bike 5,000 Miles to Raise Funds for Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund

Plaza Construction Donates $100K+ to IFHF Through Annual Golf Tournament
4/14/2014

Brad Meltzer, President of Plaza Construction Group Florida presents a check to IFHF Honorary Co-Chair MSgt Earl Covel, USAF raised through their annual golf tournament at at La Gorce Country Club in Miami Beach, FL.

17-Year-Old IFHF Supporter Pledges to Swim Across Lake Erie
4/3/2014

Norman was inspired by the challenges that many brave veterans and their families face every day. This inspiration led him to decide to swim across the lake in order to raise money for the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. After this event he immediately contacted his good friend and mentor, Josh Heynes, and started the planning process a few months later.

IFHF Hits Construction Milestone At Fort Campbell, KY
3/27/2014

The Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund announced today that the construction of the third in a series of nine National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) Satellite Centers has reached a new milestone with a watertight roof and 90% of plumbing and electric work complete.

IFHF Receives Motorola Solutions Foundation Grant
3/4/2014

$100,000 Follows Previous Donations to Help Construct Medical Facilities for Wounded Heroes Struggling with Traumatic Brain Injury and Post Traumatic Stress

IFHF Breaks Ground on 4th NICoE Satellite Center at Fort Bragg, NC
1/24/2014

Military leaders, including Lt. Gen. Joseph Anderson, Commanding General for the XVIII Airborne Corps, joined leaders of the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund (IFHF) at a groundbreaking ceremony here today marking the start of construction for the fourth in a series of nine National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) Satellite Centers. These centers, each called Intrepid Spirit, are designed to diagnose and treat Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Post Traumatic Stress (PTS) in our wounded service members.

Western State Design Raises Over $40,000 for IFHF
1/13/2014

Launching their fundraising campaign in June 2013 at the CLEAN show in New Orleans, Western State Design (WSD) pledged a portion of sales from every new Dexter coin-op washer and dryer purchased by the laundries, to the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund’s campaign to support service members suffering from traumatic brain injuries and Post Traumatic Stress. On January 6, 2014, WSD and Dexter Laundry together donated in excess of $40,000 to the Fund.

IFHF Receieves $500K Donation From The Military Order Of The Purple Heart Service Foundation
1/7/2014

IFHF today announced it has received a $500,000 donation from the Military Order of the Purple Heart Foundation Service Foundation to jumpstart the construction of a fourth in a series of nine planned centers nationwide to treat Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Post Traumatic Stress (PTS) in returning service members.  IFHF will break ground on the new Intrepid Spirit NICoE (National Intrepid Center of Excellence) Satellite Center at Fort Bragg, NC in early 2014.

Motor Home Specialist Raises $265,000 for IFHF
9/30/2013

The Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund announced it has received $265,000 in donations from Motor Home Specialist to support the construction of nine National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) Satellite Centers at military bases around the country, designed to provide new hope for returning service members coping with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Post Traumatic Stress (PTS).