Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

Enter to win HERE now through Dec. 1st Boston/December – The Boston Bruins Foundation will continue their long tradition of support for military families on Saturday, December 1st by selecting the Military Friends Foundation as the 50/50 Raffle recipient.  The public can help to support the Military Friends mission to support military families and families of Fallen Servicemembers right […]

WOBURN/December – This year the Ahern Family Charitable Foundation (AFCF) will again partner with the Military Friends Foundation to support “Operation Santa-Massachusetts”, a program that supports children of Fallen Heroes and children of deployed or wounded service members.  The AFCF Army-Navy luncheon will take place on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at the Scoreboard Sports Bar & Grill in […]

HANSCOM/November – Officials will collect traditional Thanksgiving meal items Nov. 13 from 8 to 11 a.m. outside the Commissary for junior enlisted and civilian personnel in need. First sergeants and other volunteers will then distribute those items at noon at the same location for E-1 through E-6 service members and Defense Department civilians from GS-1 through GS-9.  […]

BOSTON/November – Military Friends Foundation partnered with Bertucci’s Restaurant on Veterans Day to feed 150 homeless veterans at the New England Center and Home For Veterans.  This has become a bi-annual tradition both groups, on Veterans Day and Memorial Day, and has provided more 5000 meals to veterans in need.  “These men and women fought for this […]

HANSON/August – Tough Ruck, a project of Military Friends Foundation 501c3, is a group of military personnel, first-responders and civilians dedicated to keeping the memories of these Fallen Heroes alive and raising funds to immediately assist Massachusetts military families touch by sudden tragedy. On August 24, Massachusetts Army National Guard Soldier Scott Landis and his brother were […]

MASHPEE – Tough Ruck, a project of Military Friends Foundation 501c3, is a group of military personnel, first-responders and civilians dedicated to keeping the memories of these Fallen Heroes alive and raising funds to immediately assist Massachusetts military families touch by sudden tragedy. On July 28, Kevin Quinn of Mashpee, who served two tours in Afghanistan, […]

KUWAIT – Deployed Massachusetts Soldiers are preparing to honor Fallen Weymouth Police Officer Michael Chesna with a “Tough Ruck Memorial March” in Kuwait on Friday.  They will march in full military gear, including their ruck sacks, in memory of Officer Chesna who served tours in both Iraq and Afghanistan.  Each Tough Rucker will also carry […]

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  AMESBURY –  On April 10th, Jake Bent, age 19, was serving in the Army in Afghanistan. He was assigned to a remote outpost when he received non-combat second and third degree burns to both legs, right arm and face.    “We have 3 sons serving in the Army including Jake, who was wrapping up a […]