Frequently Asked Questions
Who is Tom Martin?
Son, brother, fiance, and friend. Soldier, leader, Ranger. Tom was a genuine smile and a determined spirit. Read his complete bio and learn more HERE.
Why a Foundation?
The 1LT Tom Martin Memorial Foundation was founded with a very simple goal of helping as many people as possible in the name of Tom Martin. We are intensely dedicated to preserving the memory of Tom and to supporting the people, places, and causes Tom cherished and respected. Read more about the history and mission of the foundation HERE.
I'm a high school student, how do I get more information about scholarships?
Thank you for your interest! Scholarship criteria, deadlines, and a downloadable application are available HERE.
What's with all the t-shirts?
Ahh, you must have stumbled upon Project Keeping TIME. Keeping TIME is a project, started in 2012, intended to spread Tom's "Never Quit" spirit as far as it will go. Friends and supporters of Tom and the Foundation are encouraged to Keep TIME (Tom In Mind Everywhere) then share it with us! CLICK HERE for more details and to order your own shirt!
How does my donation help?
This is the best part. All donations to The 1LT Tom Martin Memorial Foundation benefit young leaders like Tom through scholarships and other support. As the Foundation grows we will continue to find ways to support young leaders as they grow and develop. CLICK HERE for more details.
Are my donations tax deductible?
Yes! The 1LT Tom Martin Memorial Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. You can obtain a copy of our IRS non-profit status letter by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.