Sponsors / Partners
We would like to thank our corporate partners and sponsors for their continued support of our American Heroes.
Sterling Bank Services
Headquartered in Missoula, Montana, Sterling Bank Services is your solution for nationwide inspection and servicing of financial, security, and operations equipment. Our four main areas of service – field service, parts, security, and signage combine with the industry expertise of our staff and leadership personnel and our certification as a minority business enterprise to make us a true one-stop shop. Our full spectrum of services drastically reduces vendor management, resulting in significant cost savings for our clients and consistent, professional results every time.
We proudly salute our service men and women around the world who embody attributes we value greatly: dependability, teamwork, and trust. At Sterling Bank Services, we strive for an equal achievement in everything we do.
Microfiber Greens Towel
We are proud to partner with Microfiber Greens Towel! We used their towels at our golf outing last year and heard many positive comments about them. Check them out at: http://greenstowel.com/
Patriot Financial Services & Payments
Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, Patriot Financial Services & Payments provides merchants, community banks, credit unions, religious organizations, and non-profit organizations with a full suite of Merchant Services solutions. Patriot FSP offers next day funding, integrated American Express, no early termination fee, and equipment is sold at cost.
Patriot FSP was started in order to provide all merchants, regardless of size, with fair and competitive pricing as well as excellent customer service.
Defenders of Freedom is pleased to announce a special partnership with Patchover Designs. A Dallas, Texas based company who services Veterans, Law Enforcement and Fire departments for logo wear, patches and special items. Customize Units Logo’s, Unit Crests and logo’s of all types on t-shirts, sweat shirts, patches, and hats. Mention Defenders of Freedom and enjoy a discount as well as a portion of your fees being donated back to Defenders of Freedom. Contact them at USAproud@patchoverdesigns.com to inquire how you can customize your unit, team, department patches and clothing now!
Armstrong McCall is the marketer and distributor of top of the line professional beauty supplies and salon furniture. Located across the United States Sun Belt and Mexico, our network of locally owned and operated beauty supply franchises offers full service distribution to licensed professional in the salon and spa industry. They sell wholesale directly to salons, stylists, nail technicians, estheticians and massage therapists and not to the general public.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $321 billion in assets, is the parent company of U.S. Bank, the 5th largest commercial bank in the United States. The company operates 3,086 banking offices and 5,086 ATMs, and provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products to consumers, businesses and institutions. US Bank is nationally recognized as one of America�s top corporate supporters of the U.S. military and military families. They have won numerous awards. Their Bankers in Books program is committed to be a leader in hiring Veterans.
Gun Daddy Tactical
Gun Daddy Tactical was founded by a father and son who are passionate about shooting sports, hunting and anything tactical. Through their love of guns and shooting they decided to start a unique business. They have consolidated web searches for hunting and gun equipment to a one stop shop. They will continue to add new features, items and innovations. They are always looking for new offerings to keep you informed and prepared for any mission, hunt or training. Suggestions and new ideas are always welcome, feel free to share yours with them.
Another passion Gun Daddy Tactical holds more eternal value is our Veterans and their families. The last couple of years they have been involved with US Bank, and Elan Financial in supporting Troops through clay shoots, 3 gun shoot, motorcycle rides, gathering items to ship overseas, mortgage free homes and the annual golf outing. They have experienced great joy doing this. It is their desire to make a difference for Veterans through their support, helping them know they are honored and appreciated for their service.
Lockheed Martin is an American global aerospace, defense, security, and advanced technology company, with worldwide interests. It was formed by the merger of Lockheed Corporation with Martin Marietta in March 1995.
Lockheed Martin is one of the world’s largest defense contractors; In 2009, 74% of Lockheed Martin’s revenues came from military sales. It received 7.1% of the funds paid out by the Pentagon.
Lockheed Martin operates in five business segments. These comprise Aeronautics, Information Systems & Global Solutions, Missile and Fire Control, Mission Systems and Training, and Space Systems. In 2009 US Government contracts accounted for $38.4 billion (85%), foreign government contracts $5.8 billion (13%), and commercial and other contracts for $900 million (2%). In both 2009 and 2008 the company topped the list of US Federal Contractors.
The company has received the Collier Trophy six times, most recently (in 2001) for being part of developing the X-35/F-35B LiftFan Propulsion System, and again in 2006 for leading the team that developed the F-22 Raptor fighter jet. Lockheed Martin is currently developing the F-35 Lightning II.
Since 1996, AMX Companies has been a construction industry leader in the environmental, industrial, specialty and wireless telecommunications markets. AMX is a full-service construction company providing an extensive range of commercial general contracting and construction management services. Founded by Tony Ross, who was joined by business partner Tom Foley in 2005, the company has a deep understanding of construction industry values. As a self-performing general contractor, we cover the entire construction process, from initial stages to completion.
“Defenders of Freedom” is a 501c3 Non Profit Organization committed to supporting deployed Troops around the world with personalized care packages, aid wounded Troops in their transition to civilian life and empowering all Veterans of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom, and Operation New Dawn with life & career mentoring, job search assistance and general transitioning to the civilian sector. If you would like to be a part of Defenders of Freedom, contact us.