22 suicides a day is unacceptable. California has nearly 2 million veterans in which 1.3 million are wartime veterans. On behalf of The Tug McGraw Foundation, we want to thank CalVet, UCSF VA Palo Alto and the VA San Diego Center of Excellence in advance of Tuesday's gathering in starting the conversation in how "we" as federal, state, non-profits and providers can streamline our efforts in helping to bridge partnerships and col...
Veterans Growing for a Purpose Makes First Delivery!August 3rd, 2015
Photo Credits: Veteran John Lew and Terri Mejorado
Veteran Exemplifies The Tug McGraw SpiritJuly 15th, 2015
On Monday, July 27, 2015, It was an emotional and exciting day both for Steve Miller and the Veterans Home Of Yountville's Mixed Nutts team. Home resident and veteran, Steve Miller has been using his daily chair to catch fly balls and cruise the bases on. In recognizing the limitations, knowing the benefits of connecting with community, and the theraputic value of the outdoors. The foundation stepped up to the plate and partner...
Former NFL Player Benefiting from CereScan's Technology for TBIJuly 9th, 2015
KUSA - Jeb Putzier was a couple years into life after football. He was working for a medical equipment company - trying to help the surgeon and attendants in an operating room - when his brain went haywire. "I'm in the O.R. trying to remember stuff and I couldn't do it," he said. "I couldn't remember things and then my fatigue was falling. I would come into the O.R., the stress of it, I just could not do it anymore." Putzier, ...
TMF's Photo Class Aimed At Wounded WarriorsJune 15th, 2015
By Linda McIntosh2:07 P.M.JUNE 15, 2015 Camp Pendleton Marine Cpl. Juan Dominguez, a triple amputee, views photos in an exhibit as part of a photography class he and 14 other Marines at the base's Wounded Warrior Battalion participated in for 12 weeks as part of the recovery process from battlefield wounds. The class, called fStop was organized by the Yountville-based Tug McGraw Foundation. Photo by Cpl. Shaltiel Dominguez (not...
Results Are In! Photos, Scores & Read how Mother Nature made her Debut!June 12th, 2015
CLICK HERE, To View our Pro-Am Winners, Team Scores, Highlights, Media Coverage, and Photos from our Double Header! Including our Songwriters Round where even Mother Nature made her debut prior to the show!
CLICK HERE, To Read How Mother Nature Stopped by Prior to the Show!
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Session 7 TMF's fStop Students Graduate Today! CongratsJune 3rd, 2015
Congrats in store to all of you for efforts and incredible talent. Thank You, Terence for your great teaching efforts. Click here, to download a copy of their images and powerful artist statements, and or visit our program site at www.fstopwarrior.org
Enrollment Open for Session 8
Sold Out!April 13th, 2015
Read Full Press Release Event site: WWW.TUGMCGRAWPROAM.ORG FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tug McGraw Foundation to Host Highly Anticipated Fundraisers:June 8th, An Evening in the Songwriters Round Emceed by Storme Warren & June 9th, The Sold-Out 4th Annual Celebrity Sporting Clay Pro-Am Proceeds from both events to benefit The Tug McGraw Foundation (TMF) and its work to improve quality of...
60 Minutes Follows Brain Cancer Patients at Duke UniversityMarch 29th, 2015
Tug McGraw was treated at Duke by this incredible team. We are proud to share this very special 60 Minute Story on Duke's efforts in battling one of the deadliest forms of cancers, Glioblastoma-the brain cancer that took Tug's life. Thanks to Duke at their researchers they are giving hope to others.
Opening Day at TMF Headquarters-Veterans Making A DifferenceMarch 26th, 2015
It is a privilege for the Tug McGraw Foundation to be headquartered at the Veterans Home Of Yountville in California.
Spring has Sprung at TMF! Plant, Play, Participate all for a PurposeMarch 25th, 2015
Mixed Nutts Meet and Greet-Friday, March 27th from 3pm-5pm at Grant Hall-Veterans Home Yountville. Schedule at www.mixednutts.org We are in need of runners for out team if you would like to volunteer please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org Tickets on Sale Now! Plotting and Planting for the 2015 Season with our Veterans in Yountville-interested in volunteering Email us at email@example.com ...
Remembering the irrepressible Tug McGraw on St. Patrick's DayMarch 17th, 2015
Tug McGraw — who once showed up to a March 17 exhibition game with his Phillies uniform dyed green — is famously responsible for introducing St. Patrick’s Day to Phillies spring training, which later spread across Major League Baseball. McGraw broke into the big leagues with the Mets on April 18, 1965, when he was just 20 years old. He had a respectable rookie campaign, tossing 97.2 innings with a 3.32 ERA (106 ERA+). He tossed ...
Register Now: Free Neuro Caregiver Workshop in the Bay AreaMarch 3rd, 2015
Country Artist, TY Herndon and TMF to Grant 99 Year Old Veteran His WishFebruary 21st, 2015
The Tug McGraw Foundation (TMF) together with Country artist, Ty Herndon is granting ninety-nine year old, Veteran, Jim Scheer from the California Veterans Home of Yountville, a life long wish of recording his “Gingerbread Man “song. A song he penned in the early 40’s. Country Singer, Ty Herndon and Jim’s music therapist, Leanne Wade from the California Veterans Home of Yountville music program will coach Jim in helping lay down...
ON SALE NOW: We are just getting started...February 21st, 2015
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