AdvoCare International, LP is a health and wellness company headquartered in Carrollton, Texas, that offers world-class energy drinks, nutritional and skin care products along with rewarding business opportunities. Since 1993, AdvoCare has offered nutritional supplements and vitamins of the highest quality developed through comprehensive research and backed by a scientific and medical advisory board. In 2010 and 2011 AdvoCare pledged $250,000 to Operation Homefront to strengthen and make a difference for families in the moments they need it most.
Arbonne, headquartered in Irvine, Calif., formulates botanically based, scientifically advanced beauty, health and wellness products distributed through an international network of independent consultants. Arbonne has donated more than $5 million in product to Operation Homefront in 2009 and more than $4 million to date in 2010. Operation Homefront chapters are distributing the product around Valentine's Day to military spouses.
Eight local BAE Systems facilities have pledged to raise money for Operation Homefront’s DC Metro Chapter as part of a nationwide, two-year Charity Challenge. Employees of BAE Systems will participate through a series of internal events ranging from bake sales to food drives to community awareness projects. The proceeds and contributions will go towards providing emergency assistance to the families of wounded warriors and deployed troops.
Booz Allen Hamilton
Booz Allen Hamilton, a leading consulting firm, helps government clients solve their toughest problems with services in strategy, operations, organization and change, and information technology. In 2010, Booz Allen Hamilton employed its experience to create a strategic plan for Operation Homefront, benefiting the national organizations and local chapters.
Dollar Tree, Inc. is a customer-oriented, value-drive variety store operating at a $1 price point. It's a national company with thousands of stores conveniently located in shopping centers and malls in all 48 contiguous states. Dollar Tree is a proud national sponsor of Operation Homefront. During Operation Homefront’s 2008 National Toy Drive, Dollar Tree collected more than 5 million toys, which were donated by their customers to Operation Homefront. The toys were distributed at all U.S. military bases stateside, just in time for the holidays. Dollar Tree stores continue to support Operation Homefront throughout the year with Easter basket drives, back-to-school supply collections, flood relief and emergency need collections. Dollar Tree also supports Operation Homefront's care package program for troops through a monetary donation that supports mailing costs.
DRS Defense Solutions
DRS Defense Solutions is a best-in-class developer of advanced electronic systems and other military technologies to support the warfighter and peacekeeper. Headquartered in Bethesda, MD, the company is composed of seven lines of business with more than 3000 employees around the globe. A number of DRS Defense Solutions people work side-by-side in theater with American and Allied soldiers.DRS Defense Solutions provides products, services and systems integration in the areas of intelligence and sensor technologies, security, cyber warfare, sonar, communications, electronic warfare, training systems, satellite communications, control systems and unmanned technologies.
Beam Global supports Operation Homefront specifically through their Jim Beam brand. Jim Beam is proud to stand for true character, integrity and doing the right thing. They’ve put family first for seven generations, which is why they’ve been so active in aiding the troops and their families through Operation Homefront. Jim Beam supports Operation Homefront through an annual contribution by creating a limited-edition Operation Homefront commemorative Jim Beam bottle, hosting Montgomery Gentry charity concerts and creating a partnership with Kid Rock.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security company that employs about 146,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The corporation supports Operation Homefront through a variety of programs to include care package packing events, September 11th Freedom Walks, the Military Child Award, the Military Motherhood Award and Operation Homefront Village-DC. To date, Lockheed Martin has contributed more than $1 million to Operation Homefront.
Built on a foundation of great beer brands and more than 288 years of brewing heritage, MillerCoors continues the commitment of its founders to brew the highest quality beers. MillerCoors is the second largest beer company in America, capturing nearly 30 percent of U.S. beer sales. Led by two of the best-selling beers in the industry, MillerCoors has a broad portfolio of highly complementary brands across every major industry segment. MillerCoors began a partnership with Operation Homefront in 2009 through their Miller Lite brand.
Outback Steakhouse is an Australian themed steakhouse restaurant. Although beef and steak items make up a good portion of the menu, the concept offers a variety of chicken, ribs, seafood, and pasta dishes. The Company’s strategy is to differentiate its restaurants by emphasizing consistently high-quality food and service, generous portions at moderate prices and a casual atmosphere suggestive of the Australian Outback.Outback Steakhouse and Tim McGraw have teamed up to support Operation Homefront. Outback Steakhouse has committed $1 million partly from donations from sales off their Red, White and Bloomin’ menu. T-shirt sales from McGraw’s Southern Voice concert tour will be donated to Operation Homefront.Operation Homefront DC Metro Chapter wants to thank the Sterling, VA Outback for their support to our chapter year round!
Stage Stores, Inc., brings nationally recognized brand name apparel, accessories, cosmetics and footwear for the entire family to small and mid-size towns and communities through more than 780 stores located in 39 states. The company operates its stores under the five names of Bealls, Goody’s, Palais Royal, Peebles and Stage. In support of U.S. military families, Stage Stores Inc. created a patriotic, reusable shopping tote and sold it in its stores with all proceeds benefitting Operation Homefront.
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation are proud to support initiatives that are helping people live better around the globe. In May 2010, Walmart and its Foundation made a historic pledge of $2 billion through 2015 to fight hunger in the U.S. The Walmart Foundation also supports education, workforce development, environmental sustainability, and health and wellness initiatives.