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THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED SERVICE_


We’re grateful to all the men and women who have served our country, and continue to be models of patriotism, leadership, and character in their communities.

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OPERATION LEGACY: FALL 2018_


2,500 volunteers will serve their communities and honor fallen heroes throughout November for #OpLegacy

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CHARACTER DOES MATTER

250,000 STRONG: TMF IS BUILDING LEADERS OF TOMORROW_


We’re celebrating a milestone in 2018, with our Spartan members impacting and inspiring a quarter-of-a-million youth across the country.

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RUN TO REMEMBER

9/11 HEROES RUN 2018_


Watch our latest video, featuring 69 runs around the world honoring fallen heroes since Sept. 11 and the wars since.

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Together, We Are

Uniting Communities to Strengthen America's National Character_

Character Does Matter
Our Greatest Achievements Lie Ahead

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

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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

    Philadelphia, PA - Book Drive - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 8:00am
    31 - Oct - 2018 thru 01-Apr-2019 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Virtual Volunteer

    Start Time: 7:00am
    01 - Nov - 2018 thru 30-Nov-2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Round Rock, TX - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 8:00am
    02 - Nov - 2018 thru 17-Nov-2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Aurora, IL - Marmion Academy - Fall 2018

    11 - Nov - 2018 thru 16-Nov-2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Dayton, OH/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 5:30pm
    12 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Wichita, KS/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 6:00pm
    13 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Edison, NJ - New Brunswick High School - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 10:00am
    14 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    Leading With Your Strengths

    Start Time: 5:00pm
    15 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Forest City, NC/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 6:00pm
    15 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Hanover, PA/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 6:00pm
    15 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Durham, NC - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 1:00pm
    16 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Service Doesn't Stop - New York - Story Pirates - TMF/VFAI - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 7:30pm
    16 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Newport Richey, FL/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 7:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    TMF Sweat for Service - San Diego

    Start Time: 8:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Philadelphia, PA - Point Breeze - Chew Park - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 8:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    San Antonio, TX/GORUCK - Fall - 2018

    Start Time: 8:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Houston, TX - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 8:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Santa Cruz, CA/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 8:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Port Orange, FL/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 8:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Mesa, AZ - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 8:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Raleigh

    Start Time: 9:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Amarillo, TX/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 9:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Knoxville, TN/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 9:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Mount Joy, PA/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 9:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Carmel, IN/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 9:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    London, KY/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 9:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Downtown San Diego - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 9:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Waynesville, NC/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 10:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    South Elgin, IL/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 10:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Lakeland, FL/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 10:00am
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Houston, TX - Warriors In Art - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 12:00pm
    17 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Moscow, ID/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 8:00am
    18 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Green Cove Springs, FL/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 9:00am
    18 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Stratham, NH - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 9:00am
    18 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    New York, NY/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 9:30am
    18 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Little Rock, AR/GORUCK - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 1:00pm
    18 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Hiawatha, IA/GORUCK - November 18 - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 1:00pm
    18 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Bothell, WA - Friendsgiving - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 10:00am
    19 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Blacksburg, VA - Fall 2018

    23 - Nov - 2018 thru 30-Nov-2018 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    TMF Social - New York

    Start Time: 6:30pm
    27 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    TMF Ambassador Training - Annapolis

    Start Time: 6:00pm
    28 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Tacoma

    Start Time: 4:00pm
    29 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    TMF Social - San Diego

    Start Time: 5:00pm
    29 - Nov - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Mansfield, TX - Story Pirates - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 1:00am
    01 - Dec - 2018 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    TMF Social - New York

    Start Time: 6:30pm
    01 - Dec - 2018 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - San Diego

    Start Time: 2:00pm
    04 - Dec - 2018 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    2018 "If Not Me, Then Who..." Gala

    Start Time: 6:30pm
    06 - Dec - 2018 Get Involved
  • Operation Legacy

    Virginia Beach, VA - Fall 2018

    Start Time: 8:00am
    08 - Dec - 2018 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    TMF Social - New York

    Start Time: 6:30pm
    12 - Dec - 2018 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    Armed Forces Bowl Tailgate - Fort Worth, TX

    Start Time: 10:30am
    22 - Dec - 2018 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Denver

    Start Time: 4:30pm
    09 - Jan - 2019 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2019 - Guatemala Expedition

    Start Time: 8:00am
    20 - Jan - 2019 thru 26-Jan-2019 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Fort Worth

    Start Time: 10:00am
    16 - Feb - 2019 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2019 - New Mexico Expedition

    07 - Apr - 2019 thru 12-Apr-2019 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    Grind 2019 Team TMF

    Start Time: 7:00am
    27 - Apr - 2019 Get Involved
  • Local Event

    TMF Team Dallas - Carry the Load March

    Start Time: 12:00pm
    26 - May - 2019 thru 27-May-2019 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Fort Worth

    Start Time: 10:00am
    02 - Jun - 2019 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2019 - Teen Expedition

    Start Time: 8:00am
    26 - Jun - 2019 thru 01-Jul-2019 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2019 - Alaska Expedition

    Start Time: 8:00am
    03 - Aug - 2019 thru 10-Aug-2019 Get Involved
  • Character Does Matter

    CDM Mentor Training - Fort Worth

    Start Time: 10:00am
    10 - Aug - 2019 Get Involved
  • Survivor Expedition

    2019 - Iowa Expedition

    Start Time: 8:00am
    14 - Sep - 2019 thru 21-Sep-2019 Get Involved
  • Marine Corps Marathon

    2019 Marine Corps Marathon

    Start Time: 7:55am
    27 - Oct - 2019 Get Involved
Character Does Matter
Heroes Run
Operation Legacy
Expedition Program
Local Events /
Marine Corps Marathon
September 2018 - December 2018

Closed Programmatic Events

Character Does Matter Presentations

09/01 - 09/02 - Round Rock High School, TX
09/04 - 09/05 - Farb Middle School, CA
09/05 - James Madison Middle School, KY
09/05 - West Broadway Elementary School, KY
09/05 - West Hopkins School, KY
09/06 - Southside Elementary School, KY
09/06 - South Hopkins Middle School, KY
09/06 - Earlington Elementary School, KY
09/18 - Christ the King Catholic School, AZ
09/21 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
09/26 - Clear Lake High School ROTC, TX
09/26 - Hancock Elementary School, CA
09/28 - Hope Elementary School, CA
10/01 - Community Middle School, NJ
10/03 - 10/04 - Air Force JROTC, WA
10/09 - Commodor Jones Rogers MS, MD
10/23 - Saint Andrew School, PA
11/02 - Friendly High School, MD
11/05 - Lee High School, AL
11/05 - Snohomish High School, WA
11/08 - Graham-Kapowsin High School, WA
11/08 - Highline Community College, WA
11/13 - Oak Harbor High School, WA
11/15 - Whitesburg Christian Academy, AL
12/28 - YMCA Camp Carter, TX

Character Leadership Courses

09/13 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
09/14 - 8 Million Stories, TX
09/15 - USS Midway Leadership Academy, CA
09/20 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
09/22 - USS Midway Leadership Academy, CA
09/27 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
09/28 - 8 Million Stories, TX
09/28 - 11/16 - De Portola Middle School, CA
10/11 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
10/12 - 8 Million Stories, TX
10/13 - San Diego Police Dept School Safety Group, CA
10/15 - Saint Joe's Prep, PA
10/18 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
10/25 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
10/25 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
10/26 - 8 Million Stories, TX
10/27 - Energy Institute High School, TX
10/27 - MANA de San Diego, CA
10/30 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
10/30 - Commodore Jones Rogers MS, MD
11/01 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
11/01 - Commodore Jones Rogers MS, MD
11/08 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
11/08 - Commodore Jones Rogers MS, MD
11/08 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
11/09 - 8 Million Stories, TX
11/13 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
11/13 -Commodore Jones Rogers MS, MD
11/15 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
11/15 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
11/15 - Commodore Jones Rogers MS, MD
11/20 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
11/20 - Commodore Jones Rogers MS, MD
11/27 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
11/27 - Commodore Jones Rogers MS, MD
11/29 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
11/29 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
11/29 - Commodore Jones Rogers MS, MD
12/04 - Windsor Hills Elementary School, MD
12/04 - Commodore Jones Rogers MS, MD
12/06 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
12/07 - 8 Million Stories, TX
12/13 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
12/20 - Urban Enrichment Institute, TX
12/21 - 8 Million Stories, TX

Leading with your Strengths Seminars

09/06 - USO Pathfinders, VA
09/19 - Combined Arms, TX
09/20 - Four Block, CA
09/20 - Four Block at University of San Diego, CA
09/26 - NMPDC, MD
10/01 - Onward to Opportunity, TX
10/02 - Onward to Opportunity, CO
10/02 - Onward to Opportunity, CA
10/02 - Four Block at University of Washington, WA
10/03 - Four Block at Capital One, WA
10/09 - Onward to Opportunity, CA
10/09 - Onward to Opportunity at Navy Region NW, WA
10/11 - USO Pathfinders, VA
10/12 - Miracosta College Student Veterans, CA
10/15 - Onward to Opportunity, VA
10/16 - Onward to Opportunity, WA
10/16 - Onward to Opportunity, TX
10/17 - Combined Arms, TX
10/17 - Onward to Opportunity, MD
10/25 - Onward 2 Opportunity, VA
11/02 - Horsham Air Guard 111th Attack Wing, PA
11/05 - Palomar College Student Veterans, CA
11/08 - USO Pathfinders, VA
11/09 - FourBlock at University of Washington, WA
11/14 - Combined Arms, TX
11/15 - TMF Philadelphia, PA
12/13 - USO Pathfinders, VA

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

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001 60,000+ Veterans + Survivors Empowered
002 100,000+ Spartan Members
003 250,000+ Youth Living "If Not Me, Then Who..." Movement