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. For the last three years, 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.
Ashley Furniture Industries
Innovative marketing concepts, quality products and state-of-the-art manufacturing methods have always been driven by the demand for customer satisfaction. At Ashley the stream of satisfied customers continues to grow as Ashley continues to be creative and diversifies to expand business, and improve quality into the next millennium. This generous company provided hundreds of mattresses for military families desperate for a good night's rest...including wounded warriors, with bodies in pain, who were so grateful to have a comfortable place to sleep. Ashley also provided furniture for many veterans who received homes through our home giveaway program with Tim McGraw and Chase.
BAE Systems is a leading global defense, security and aerospace company delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions, and customer support services. BAE Systems has supported Operation Homefront since 2008 in a variety of ways, including Operation Homefront Village-DC.
Beam Global Spirits and Wine, Inc.
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.
California Community Foundation
The California Community Foundation (CCF) in Los Angeles has been an essential community advocate since 1915. With more than $1 billion in assets, CCF is one of the largest foundations of any kind in the nation. As a community foundation, CCF is a tax-exempt, public nonprofit organization committed to transformative change across Los Angeles and around the world.
CD for the Troops
With this year's release of "CD for the Troops V," the series of albums will have been provided to 1 million service members and military families. This fifth album included songs from 11 artists, including Grammy Award-nominated John Ondrasik, who all show their support for service members and their families.
Charity Services International
We are grateful to Charity Services International for its generous donation and support of military families. You can find out more about Charity Services International at at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dollar Tree, Inc.
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 annual National Toy Drive, Dollar Tree collects millions of toys, which are donated by their customers to Operation Homefront. The toys are 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.
Eckrich, part of the John Morrell Food Group, a subsidiary of Smithfield Foods, has partnered with Operation Homefront to provide food to military families. Through this partnership, Eckrich and Operation Homefront will establish the Eckrich Food Assistance Fund and host Military Family Thank You Day events across the country this Spring and Summer to honor America’s military families. The partnership is supported with a broader Eckrich marketing campaign that features television, radio, online and out-of-home advertising, as well as using Facebook to tell military families' stories. With over a century and a half of experience, John Morrell Food Group brands have become respected and well known for providing premium-quality meat products to families across the United States.
Founded in 1962, Entertainment® Publications, LLC (dba Entertainment Promotions) is the leading provider of the most recognized and sought-after discount and promotion products in communities throughout North America. Entertainment provides a mutually beneficial solution for consumers looking to spend less on the things they love to do, businesses seeking to increase sales and community partners searching for effective fundraising solutions. This past year, they provided Operation Homefront with thousands of books to give to military families to save money on the things they love to do.
General Mills, Inc.
General Mills makes donations to worthy causes like Operation Homefront because, according to them, "it’s the right thing to do." They want their consumers and customers want to do business with companies that reflect their values. To reflect that commitment, charitable programs – including employee volunteerism – are organized around our core food business. In fiscal 2011, they made thousands of dollars in product donations which have helped us feed our military families.
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.3 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. Chase serves more than 50 million consumers and small businesses through more than 5,500 bank branches, 17,500 ATMs, credit cards, mortgage offices, and online and mobile banking as well as through relationships with auto dealerships. They partnered with us this year to give more than 100 homes to deserving military families through our Homes on the Homefront program.
Kids In Distressed Situations
K.I.D.S. brings hope and self esteem to families with children in need by providing new clothes, shoes, toys, furniture, books and juvenile products donated by leading manufacturers and retailers. The donations move through a network of community social service agencies in the United States and abroad to reach children who are ill, living in poverty or are the victims of natural disasters. K.I.D.S. is a proud supporter of Operation Homefront and has contributed more than $7 million in donated goods.
Lexmark International, Inc
Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) provides businesses of all sizes with a broad range of printing and imaging products, software, solutions and services that help customers to print less and save more. Perceptive Software, a stand-alone software business within Lexmark, is a leading provider of enterprise content management software that helps organizations effortlessly manage the entire lifecycle of their documents and content, simplifying their business processes, and fueling greater operational efficiency. In 2010, Lexmark sold products in more than 170 countries and reported more than $4 billion in revenue.
Mary Kay Ash founded her Company on the Golden Rule - treat others as you would like to be treated. She emphasized the importance of giving back. That's why they are committed to changing the lives of people around the world, including military families. It's part of the Mary Kay heritage.
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.
PGA TOUR Charities
A PGA TOUR Charities, Inc. program, Birdies for the Brave, is the PGA TOUR’s primary vehicle for supporting the brave men and women of the U.S. armed forces and their families. Since 2005, the TOUR has joined with PGA TOUR players, corporate partners, TPC club members, fans and TOUR employees to raise millions of dollars for military home front groups that provide vital services and programs for military men and women and their families. Operation Homefront has been affiliated with Birdies for the Brave for the last three years through PGA TOUR golfer Corey Pavin.
Stage Stores, Inc.
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.
The Home Depot Foundation
The Home Depot Foundation gave Operation Homefront a $750,000 grant to help Wounded Warriors with home projects. The grant has been used to help repair, rehabilitate and retrofit homes of Wounded Warriors in locations around the country. In addition to funding, Team Depot, The Home Depot’s associate-led volunteer force, have provided their time and talents to many of the projects. The grant has also been helping to provide transitional family housing for Wounded Warriors leaving the military due to their injuries through the Operation Homefront Village programs near Washington, D.C., San Antonio, Texas, and San Diego, Calif.
Triwest Healthcare Alliance
TriWest Healthcare Alliance is a privately held company based in Phoenix and contracted by the Department of Defense to administer the TRICARE program in the 21-state West Region. TriWest Healthcare Alliance has been a long-time supporter of Operation Homefront.
To help veterans and active duty military win the financial battle at home, TurboTax® and Operation Homefront launched Mission2Match (www.mission2match.com), a cooperative fundraising effort to support troops and their families facing money emergencies. TurboTax is the nation’s leading tax software and Operation Homefront is a charitable organization that provides emergency financial support and assistance to America’s servicemen and women.
Walmart serves customers and
members more than 200 million times per week. We serve them in the ways
they want to be served – in retail outlets, online and on mobile
devices. Walmart operates under 69 different banners in 27 countries.
With fiscal year 2012 sales of approximately $444 billion, Walmart
employs 2.2 million associates worldwide. Walmart has been instrumental in several campaigns with Operation Homefront, from selling special military-themed Huggies diapers to providing gift cards and food for many of our military families through our Holiday Meals for Military program and so much more!
Women's Self-Worth Foundation
Each year, the Women's Self-Worth Foundation funds a prestigious scholarship program with a $250,000 grant aimed at wives of uniformed service members. The scholarships allows multiple spouses to attend vocational training programs in the medical field. The grant funds are awarded for tuition for vocational training in one of the following fields: dental assistant, medical assistant, medical billing and coding specialist, medical insurance technician, patient care assistant/technician, nurse assistant training program, or medical transcription.