1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion Association is fundraising to build a memorial to their fallen — you can help: MGySgt Phil Bemis, USMC (ret)

MGySgt Phil Bemis, USMC (ret)

MGySgt Phillip S. Bemis, USMC (RET) is the Co-Chairman and Founder of the 1st LAR Battalion Association.  He joined Mac & Mike Musselman to talk about the work the Association is doing as they raise funds for a Memorial to those who have fallen while fighting under the Battle Colors.

Proposed 1st LAR Bn Memorial Monument
1st LAR Bn Association

You can find the 1st LAR Bn Association website here and if you’re interested in donating, you’ll find that link here.

The Yellow Ribbon Fund does incredible work for veterans and spouses who are care givers: Mike Wilson

Mike Wilson is the Deputy Executive Director of the Yellow Ribbon Fund and a Marine veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan.  We caught up with him and spoke about his career in the Marine Corps, his recovery from a mild TBI and how found his way to a purpose driven career at the Yellow Ribbon Fund.


Jennifer Carazo is a Gold Star wife, mother and Chairman of a non-profit organization — how did she feel about last month’s controversy involving President Trump and a Gold Star widow?

LtCol Mario Carazo, USMC
KIA in Afghanistan

Jennifer Carazo
Sugar Bear Foundation

The Chairman of the Sugar Bear Foundation joins us to talk current events as well as giving up an update on what they’re currently doing to support Gold Star families.


  • SpecHops Brewing Company1280 Activity DriveVista, CA, 92081United States (map)

Join us Sunday, December 3rdfrom 1:00 – 5:00 PM at SpecHops Brewing Company (1280 Activity Dr, Vista, CA 92081) for Sugar Bear’s Brats and Brews!  Help us raise funds for the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society(educational funding for Gold Star wives/children).

$25 per ticket

Awesome Brats (and hot dogs) from our friends at the Hound Dogz Food truck & tastings from SpecHops.

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