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The Best Super Bowl Party Ever!!

Walter Reed Super Bowl Party

February 2, 2014…


Added by Marine Parents Inc on March 3, 2014 at 7:45am — 8 Comments

Could it get any more fun than this?? Great times for our Wounded Heroes!!

WE NEED YOUR HELP PLEASE!! Feel free to share this and help spread the word!! 

As most of you know, our Purple Heart Hero Support™, an Outreach Program of, normally serves 200 dinners at Balboa Hospital to our Wounded Heroes every Thursday…


Added by Marine Parents Inc on October 23, 2012 at 8:00pm — 5 Comments

Reflections from two volunteers on the 1/5 Memorial Ceremony

I wanted to share some poignant writings that came to my email box after the 1/5 Memorial Ceremony held at Camp Pendleton on November 4, 2011 upon their return from Afghanistan last fall.

From Joyce: a Marine Mom and manager of our PHHS-West outreach program:

Dear Tracy,

I don't know whether you would be interested in posting Buck's…


Added by Marine Parents Inc on January 1, 2012 at 4:30pm — 2 Comments

Camp Lejeune Water and VFW Call to Action

According to the July 8th issue of the VFW Washington Weekly, "The Marine Corps family stationed at North Carolina's Camp Lejeune between 1957 and 1987 is aware of some severe health issues that may have resulted from using contaminated well water that contained carcinogens".   The VFW has strongly supported "Caring for Camp Lejeune Veterans Act of 2011 (S. 277)," which would provide VA healthcare to assigned Marines, their families and veterans.


Now the VFW has learned that…


Added by Marine Parents Inc on July 13, 2011 at 9:22am — No Comments

Save Yellow Caps for Wounded Warriors!

Get Ready for the Pepsi Challenge!


At the beginning of June, Marine Parents will apply to participate in the Pepsi Refresh Project contest to win $25,000 for Purple Heart Hero Support™ (PHHS) and wounded warriors. In case you are new to Marine Parents, our outreach…


Added by Marine Parents Inc on May 26, 2011 at 7:30pm — 9 Comments

Thanks for Keeping Our Marines Safe!

Please be responsible with your online communications. Our Marines and military personnel depend on you to maintain Operations Security. encourages all military personnel and families to follow OpSEC guidelines and to practice safety and privacy in personal email as well as other online communities and environments which you participate in.

Added by Marine Parents Inc on May 10, 2011 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Military Chain of Command

All branches of the military have a chain of command to follow for questions, complaints, inquiries and comments. Information your Marine or recruit may share with you regarding his/her command should be kept private out of respect for all Marines. Your Marine or recruit may ask you for assistance or you may feel it is necessary to offer assistance by contacting military personnel. Please verify with your Marine or recruit prior to taking any action or making any contacts on… Continue

Added by Marine Parents Inc on May 10, 2011 at 3:10pm — No Comments

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