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TOGETHER, WE ARE UNITING COMMUNITIES TO STRENGTHEN AMERICA'S NATIONAL CHARACTER_

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OPERATION LEGACY RECAP

Our volunteers knocked it out of the park this November for #OperationLegacy

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9/11 Heroes Run

Thank You For Joining Our 5k Race Series Across the World to Honor the Fallen_

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TMF MEASURES IMPACT + HEALTH BENEFITS FOR MEMBERS_

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Our Greatest Achievements Lie Ahead

We empower veterans and families of fallen heroes to develop character in future generations.

About TMF

we are travis manion foundation

Why We Serve

"If Not Me, Then Who..."


With a simple but powerful statement, 1stLt Travis Manion, USMC, described the sense of duty felt by service members and their families.

Our Story

In Communities

We're Hard At Work

  • Operation Legacy

    Wreaths Across America - January 2019

    04 - Jan - 2020 thru 31-Jan-2020 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2020 - Puerto Rico Expedition

    Start Time: 8:00am
    25 - Jan - 2020 thru 01-Feb-2020 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Arlington, TX - January 2020 - Fish Creek Clean-up

    Start Time: 9:00am
    25 - Jan - 2020 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Winter 2020: Seattle, WA

    Start Time: 9:00am
    25 - Jan - 2020 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Austin

    Start Time: 10:00am
    01 - Feb - 2020 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - El Paso

    Start Time: 10:00am
    01 - Feb - 2020 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - D.C.

    Start Time: 1:00pm
    01 - Feb - 2020 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Fort Lewis

    Start Time: 9:00am
    08 - Feb - 2020 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Winter 2020: Story Pirates - NYC

    Start Time: 7:00pm
    10 - Feb - 2020 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Philadelphia

    Start Time: 2:00pm
    19 - Feb - 2020 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Rowlett

    Start Time: 10:00am
    22 - Feb - 2020 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Houston

    Start Time: 10:00am
    29 - Feb - 2020 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - San Antonio

    Start Time: 10:00am
    07 - Mar - 2020 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Pflugerville, TX - Hendrickson High School - Spring 2020

    Start Time: TBD
    Get Involved
  • Local Event

    6th Annual Prum Benefiting Travis Manion Foundation

    Start Time: 7:30pm
    04 - Apr - 2020 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2020 - Panama City Expedition

    Start Time: 8:00am
    19 - Apr - 2020 thru 25-Apr-2020 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    13th Annual 1st Lt Travis L. Manion Memorial Event

    Start Time: 10:00am
    27 - Apr - 2020 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2020 - New Mexico Expedition

    17 - May - 2020 thru 23-May-2020 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2020 - Teen Expedition

    Start Time: 8:00am
    07 - Jun - 2020 thru 12-Jun-2020 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2020 - Mission Expedition

    Start Time: 8:00am
    12 - Jul - 2020 thru 18-Jul-2020 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2020 - Alaska Expedition

    Start Time: 8:00am
    08 - Aug - 2020 thru 15-Aug-2020 Get Involved
  • Marine Corps Marathon

    2020 Marine Corps Marathon

    Start Time: 7:55am
    25 - Oct - 2020 Get Involved
Character Does Matter
Heroes Run
Operation Legacy
Expedition Program
Local Events /
Marine Corps Marathon
January 2020 - March 2020

Closed Programmatic Events

Character Does Matter Presentations

01/01 - Trenton 9th Grade Academy, NJ
01/06 - Titus Elementary, PA
01/07 - Titus Elementary, PA
01/13 - St. Jude School, PA
01/14 - Mesquite ISD Middle School, TX
01/14 - Young Men's Service League, TX
01/16 - Smiths Station High School, AL
01/17 - Smiths Station High School, AL
01/27 - New Hope Solesbury Middle School, PA
02/05 - G.W. Childs Elementary, PA
02/06 - MaST Community Charter School, PA
02/10 - La Salle College High School, PA

Character Leadership Courses

0/15 - Conwell Egan Catholic, PA

Leading with your Strengths Seminars

01/14 - Onward to Opportunity, WA
02/03 - Onward to Opportunity - Cohort 17, FL

*These are closed events that are not open to public*

Our Duty Is Never Done

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TMF Stats:
001 60,000+ Veterans + Survivors Empowered
002 115,000+ Spartan Members
003 300,000+ Youth Living "If Not Me, Then Who..." Movement