Partners and Supporters

Our partners are committed corporations, foundations, event organizers, and non-profits. Their support through sponsorship, events, cause-marketing initiatives, in-kind and philanthropic donations are critical to our mission to enrich the lives of America’s veterans. We are grateful for their continued support. Together we are stronger and together we celebrate Eagles everywhere. Join Team RWB as a partner.

The Marcus Foundation, Inc.

Bernie Marcus is a co-founder of The Home Depot. Since his retirement from the company in 2001, he has been a philanthropist and CEO of The Marcus Foundation. Bernie is a patriot and staunch supporter of American military and veterans. The Marcus Foundation focuses on five areas: children, Jewish causes, medical research, free enterprise and community. The Marcus Foundation is Championing veteran enrichment and community reintegration through Team RWB in the Southeast Region of the United States.

NIKE, Inc.

NIKE, Inc. is the official outfitter for athletic apparel for Team Red White and Blue. Through the partnership, NIKE has committed to providing Dri-Fit athletic shirts and quality athletic apparel to members worldwide. NIKE, Inc. based near Beaverton, Oregon, is the world’s leading designer, marketer and distributor of authentic athletic footwear, apparel, equipment and accessories for a wide variety of sports and fitness activities. For more information, visit nikeinc.com.

Microsoft

Microsoft is committed to helping the men and women of the U.S. armed forces make a successful transition to civilian careers in the technology industry. The marquis program of Microsoft Military Affairs is the Microsoft Software and Systems Academy (MSSA), a 16-week program that that prepares active duty U.S. service members with job skills to meet the IT industry’s high demand for software developers and testers, server and cloud administrators, and database and business intelligence administrators. Microsoft is a proud sponsor of Team Red, White & Blue’s Old Glory Relay.

Starbucks

Since 2013 Starbucks has committed to hiring 10,000 veterans and family members and dedicated Military Family Stores, which directly support military communities across the United States. Starbucks works directly with Team RWB through national initiatives and connects Team RWB Chapters and Communities to Starbucks Armed Forces Networks on the ground to enrich veterans lives and create measurable impact, together. Starbucks is a proud sponsor of Team Red, White & Blue’s Old Glory Relay and also hosts a Veterans Day Team RWB cause promotion in stores.

Schultz Family Foundation

In March 2014, the Schultz Family Foundation announced Onward Veterans, a national initiative that empowers post-9/11 veterans and their families in their transition to civilian life. Our returning service members have diverse skills demanded by today’s civilian labor force, including impressive work ethics, leadership, and strategic problem-solving abilities. TheOnward Veterans initiative is designed to recognize and employ these unique traits to make our nation better and stronger. As a part of the Onward Veterans initiative, the Schultz Family Foundation is championing veteran enrichment through Team RWB and other best-in-class veteran organizations in the Pacific Region of the United States.

The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation

We have granted over $32 million in 2016 to benefit Idaho students, veterans, and communities. The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation and Team RWB have partnered on Mission43. Ito ensure those who served in the armed forces and their spouses have the resources to excel in that transition. Focused on the pillars of education, employment, purpose, and social connect, Mission43 has created the environment for these men and women to lead, learn, and inspire throughout Idaho.

Walmart

Walmart is the proud sponsor of Team Red, White & Blue’s Eagle Charge. Walmart works to help power veteran enriching programs while encouraging Walmart Associates to join Team RWB and participate in local chapters throughout the United States. With over 1.4 million Associates in the U.S. alone, Walmart offers extensive opportunities to maximize Associate Health and Wellbeing and interacts with thousands of American communities every day. Through innovative programs like the ZP Challenge Walmart is shifting the way that civilians and veterans can take ownership of their own health.

TrueCar

As part of their DrivenToDrive program, TrueCar Inc. has partnered with Team Red, White & Blue in support of the Old Glory Relay. TrueCar, Inc. is a digital automotive marketplace dedicated to being the most transparent brand in the industry. Everyone at TrueCar has been touched by the veterans in our lives, and we are committed to helping the men and women of our military regain the independence and freedom many of them have lost in service by dedicating ourselves to helping them get back behind the wheel.

The Heinz Endowments

The Heinz Endowments is based in Pittsburgh, where they use their region as a laboratory for the development of solutions to challenges that are national in scope. They help their region thrive as a whole community, economically, ecologically, educationally and culturally, while advancing the state of knowledge and practice in the fields in which we work. They generously support our operations in Western Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic Region, to include our Chapter and Leadership Development Programs.

Bob Woodruff Foundation

The Bob Woodruff Foundation is greatly enhancing our ability to connect veterans to their community through physical and social activity by directly supporting our Chapter and Leadership Development Programs. Through their support, we are able to directly enrich the lives of thousands of Veterans across the country.

Westfield

Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Westfield Corporation is one of the leading real estate development companies in the world. Specializing in integrating the best fashion, food, leisure, entertainment, and digital technology with the world’s leading retail brands, their portfolio includes iconic locations in London, New York, and San Francisco. As a strategic partner with Team RWB and as a proud sponsor of the Old Glory Relay, Westfield Corporation works to provide superior digital and social services in addition to promotional items and event giveaways. With a focus on providing unified, intuitive, and personalized experiences, their continued support will assist in spreading Team RWB’s mission even further.

Bank of America

Supporting the military has been a focus of Bank of America for more than 90 years. This includes partnerships with military organizations, efforts to hire and develop military service members and veterans, and products and services for military customers.

Comcast

Comcast is a proud sponsor of Team Red, White & Blue’s Old Glory Relay. Comcast is honored to hire and partner with those who currently serve and who have served our Nation.

Amazon

At Amazon, we employ over 10,000 veterans and military spouses – in roles ranging from our fulfillment center associates to executives in our corporate offices. In May 2016, we pledged to hire 25,000 veterans and military spouses by 2021, and to train 10,000 more in cloud computing skills through AWS Educate.We’re excited to continue creating new pipelines of talent for our military community through partnerships like Team RWB.

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo has developed a community outreach program to develop relations with service member organizations and stakeholders to allow Wells Fargo to better understand and serve the needs of our service member community. We support thousands of national and community-based nonprofits annually to help revitalize and strengthen communities.

Apple

Apple partners with Team RWB to enrich the lives of America’s veterans.

The May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust

Created in 1989, the Trust stewards the charitable intentions of May and Stanley Smith beyond their lifetimes. The Trust’s 2014-2018 Strategic Plan aims to focus, deepen, and enhance our efforts to achieve significant, lasting, positive changes that promote well-being for individuals and communities, including veterans.

Infinite Hero Foundation

Infinite Hero Foundation’s pledge to those who have risked their lives is to reward their sacrifice and bravery with support that articulates our gratitude. They generously fund several of our Eagle Leadership Camps in our Pacific region.

Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Silicon Valley Community Foundation advances innovative philanthropic solutions to challenging problems, engaging donors to make our region and world a better place for all. The Silicon Valley Community Foundation is a comprehensive center of philanthropy. Through visionary leadership, strategic grantmaking and world-class experiences, we partner with donors to strengthen the common good locally and throughout the world. The Foundation values Collaboration, Diversity, Inclusiveness, Innovation, Integrity, Public Accountability, Respect and Responsiveness.

Johnson & Johnson

For more than 115 years, Johnson & Johnson has been committed to supporting the heroes in our community: the military service members, the families that welcome them home and the health professionals who provide care. Through the power of our presence and partnerships around the world, we are committed to keeping our heroes healthy and enabling them to bring their unique experiences and strengths home to their communities.

Gerber Gear

Gerber’s close relationship with the US Military has been the backbone of the business over the last decade, and reflects our ongoing focus to serving US service members with high-quality, American-made products. Gerber’s commitment to service members extends beyond their time in active duty and we’re honored to support such a strong, growing, and impactful organization. Team RWB’s community-based approach is both unique and results driven, which reflects the unstoppable character of our nation’s veterans who are still serving.

BAE Systems

We are proud to work with BAE systems on some of their internal wellness initiatives, as well as be the charitable beneficiary of BAE’s annual Veterans’ Day race in Kingsport, Tennessee. Their donation directly supports our Veteran Hiking Camp.

ALEX AND ANI

Over the past five years CHARITY BY DESIGN has given back more than $30 Million through non-profit partners and we are extremely honored to be both a beneficiary and partner with ALEX AND ANI. In 2015 they launched both the Spirit Of The Eagle Charm Bangle and Expandable Necklace and 20% of the purchase price is donated to Team RWB. CHARITY BY DESIGN continued their support through numerous local events across the country along with online initiatives like the Clearance for Charity event held during the month of November benefiting Team RWB.

Rule29

Rule29 provides incredible strategic creative and brand support for Team RWB and has been a strong partner from the very beginning. They are not only responsible for our “Eagle” logo, but have been instrumental with developing strategic web, promotional, print, and video content at every step along the way. Additionally, they have provided tremendous support with identifying and selecting third-party partners for many other of the organization’s functions.

Hogan Lovells

Hogan Lovells is a global legal practice that provides pro bono legal support to Team RWB. Lawyers across several of its U.S. offices have advised Team RWB on, among other issues, corporate, tax, and litigation risk management matters. In addition, Hogan Lovells employees actively participate in events with, or on behalf of, Team RWB, including the American Odyssey Relay run from Gettysburg to Washington, D.C.

La Quinta Inns & Suites

As the official hotel partner of Team RWB, La Quinta provides essential support for our programs through lodging and conference facilities. Through its exclusive La Quinta Returns Military Rewards program, the hotel company also provides TRWB members special discounts and benefits at its 850+ hotels throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

Pactimo

Pactimo is the official triathlon and cycling apparel provider to Team RWB. Through their generosity and support, we are able to outfit many Team RWB Veterans – with quality branded gear.

Google

Through their gCorps program, Google helps non-profits get the most out of GoogleApps and other products. This personalized consulting service is provided to non-profits that they identify as high priority. Team RWB was a recipient of this program, and is a proud user of Google business tools to support its operations.

Shootout for Soldiers

Shootout for Soldiers is a 24 hour lacrosse event benefiting American veterans.We use lacrosse as a platform to support American veterans and foster community engagement. The events, held across the nation, are fun. It’s not a tournament or about recruiting, it’s all about supporting those who serve our country.

Ragnar

Here’s what we do: long distance, team, overnight running relays that take place in the most breathtaking places in the world. Teams come together to conquer a course over two days and one night, and push their limits, on little amounts of sleep, with friends and a community of runners by their side. Your Ragnar experience is as competitive as you make it. Rally your team and battle the other teams in your division for the top ranking, or simply make it your goal to cross the finish line together! Ragnar is about coming together and accomplishing something we could never do alone. From an elite runner to the generally active individual, Ragnar is the perfect race for anyone. Conquer 200-ish miles of road running with 12 friends and 2 vans during a Ragnar Relay, or camp with 8 friends and conquer a set of gritty trail running loops at a Ragnar Trail. Find out more from Ragnar Relay and sign up for your next event! Have a team of Eagles ready to sign up? Use TeamRWB2018 to register.

GORUCK

GORUCK has partnered with Team RWB to pioneer the social fitness activity of rucking on a local level through a series Ruck Camps, 5ks, and more. Rucking is not only physical, it is social, and therefore builds communities in each and every Team RWB location.

Taji 100

The Taji 100 event encourages health and fitness by promoting an active lifestyle. Taji 100 and Team RWB continue to work collaboratively with the members and businesses of our communities, to offer products, education, resources, and services through a peer-supportive network. While encouraging, motivating, and inspiring healthier Americans, we simultaneously raise awareness and support for American military service men and women by collecting donations for military related non-profit charity organizations.

ConocoPhillips

Team RWB’s relationship with ConocoPhillips is contributing to our strategic mission, with a focus on our operations in Texas. Through their annual Warrior Clay Shoot, ConocoPhillips helps support our Veteran Athletic Camps, Leadership Development, and Chapter Program operations in the state of Texas, where enrich lives of America’s veterans in the Lone Star State.

Charity Challenges

The goal of Charity Challenges is to raise money for Team RWB and the Green Beret Foundation. We do this by putting on some of the best virtual challenge events throughout the year.

Charity Miles

Move with purpose. Earn money for charity. Download the Charity Miles app and begin fundraising for Team RWB through your daily activities.

Wounded Warrior Project (R)

WWP is committed to honoring and empowering Wounded Warriors. In partnership with Team RWB, we connect veterans to one another and their communities. They serve them through life-saving programs and services targeting mental and physical health, career and benefits counseling, and long-term care for our nation’s most seriously injured veterans. WWP empowers warriors to live life on their terms and mentor other veterans.

Got Your 6

Got Your 6 unites nonprofit, Hollywood, and government partners to empower veterans. We believe that veterans are leaders, team builders, and problem solvers who have the unique potential to strengthen communities across the country. Got Your 6 invests in Team RWB as one of our coalition partners to further support enriching the lives of veterans.

Team Rubicon

Team Rubicon and Team RWB are joining forces to harness the power of veterans and support successful military to civilian transition. Our respective organizations have built programs that allow veterans to proactively combat their challenges with a heavy dose of purpose, camaraderie, and accomplishment. The partnership encourages veterans to be active with both organizations. They can conduct disaster relief with Team Rubicon and return home to a strong community with Team RWB. Together, our organizations will provide veterans a full spectrum of opportunities to feel the camaraderie, purpose, and pride that they left in the military.

Hire Heroes USA

One of our key partners for employment, Hire Heroes USA empowers US military members, veterans, and military spouses to succeed in the civilian workforce. They have built a national reputation of excellence for helping clients find jobs: now at the rate of more than 140 clients confirmed hired every week.

Travis Manion Foundation

Travis Manion Foundation (TMF) empowers veterans and families of fallen heroes to develop character in future generations. In 2007, 1stLt Travis Manion (USMC) was killed in Iraq while saving his wounded teammates. Today, Travis’ legacy lives on in the words he spoke before leaving for his final deployment, “If Not Me, Then Who…” Guided by this mantra, veterans and survivors continue their service, develop strong relationships with their communities, and thrive in their post-military lives. As a result, communities prosper and the character of our nation’s heroes live on in the next generation.