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A single mom we sent for her son’s graduation…she has a full time job and is also going to school. She told her son she wouldn’t be able to attend and he understood, but then she found our Fund. We sent her!read more
This is a young wife who we sent to husband’s graduation…and we were able to send their little daughter too! She is from Guam and hadn’t asked us directly…her mom messaged us first, asking on her behalf. What better time than graduation to bring this little family...read more
This mom and her family lived in the U.S. Virgin Islands when Hurricane Maria hit the island. The family was evacuated off the island in a mercy flight to Florida, but the mom had no job and no means to attend her son’s graduation. Thanks to our donors, we were able...read more
So often, young spouses who are married to recruits just don’t have the funds to attend graduation between airfare and hotels. We were able to send this spouse to her husband’s graduation.read more
This mom was able to attend her daughter’s graduation after losing money to an airline that would not refund or change her ticket when she had to change reservation dates. Our Fund made sure she was there!read more
Now we have a tale of one dad and two recruits. This father had a daughter in India 190 and a son in Juliet 190. He had been unemployed and was not able to manage the expense of travelling to one graduation, nevermind two. Then the CGFAF got involved and were able to...read more
The fund expanded it’s horizons when we sent a young fiance to her soon-to-be husband’s graduation from Echo 190. Since they were to be married right after graduation, it seemed close enough for us to count her as a spouse! Here is what she told us… “Congratulations...read more
Two more parents sent to Cape May, New Jersey. There were two dads for two recruits; one on disability with four young children at home. He needed our help to see his daughter graduate boot camp. There was absolutely no money for him to travel to Cape May for her...read more
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