LAS VEGAS, NV – February 13, 2014 – U.S. Rare Earth Minerals, Inc., (OTCQB: USMN) announced today that the Board of Directors, on February 10, 2014, appointed Larry Bonafide of Indian Wells, California Director of USMN. Mr. Bonafide will serve until the next annual meeting of shareholders. Mr. Bonafide graciously accepted the appointment and stated, “I look forward to acting as a working director to assist USMN with important, up coming developments. I believe the future of USMN is very bright and I’m pleased, now, to become a part of it.”

More about Mr. Bonafide can be found on the Company’s website at Mr. Larry Bonafide’s Experience

U.S. Rare Earth Minerals, Inc.

U.S. Rare Earth Minerals, Inc. (USMN), is engaged in the sales and distribution of products derived from the Company’s mining activities in Nevada relating to certain natural mineral deposits and other natural rare earth minerals. Products of USMN consist of natural minerals for animal consumption as well as agricultural products sold under the brand name EXCELERITE®. Customers of USMN include some of the world’s most widely recognized companies that have well known consumer brands. USMN is headquartered in Bend, Oregon and has executive offices in Las Vegas, Nevada. The company maintains a web site at:

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