December 2020 – USA Cares
Sugarlands Distilling Company is proud to honor America’s heroes during the month of December by supporting USA Cares.
Founded in Louisville, Ky., this nonprofit started as a local initiative, Kentuckiana Cares. It has since gained traction nation-wide. It aims to help post-9/11 veterans, service members, and their families financially and with skills training. They have helped thousands build solid foundations, setting them up for success. All proceeds made from our 2020 MoonShare T-shirt sales in December will go to USA Cares. You can purchase your shirt and support this great organization at our distillery in downtown Gatlinburg or at our Tradin’ Post online.
For more information on how this nonprofit is helping to honor our heroes, visit usacares.org.
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November 2020 – The Gary Sinise Foundation
Sugarlands Distilling Company is proud to honor America’s heroes during the month of November by supporting The Gary Sinise Foundation.
The Gary Sinise Foundation was established in 2011 under the philanthropic direction of award-winning actor and humanitarian, Gary Sinise, who has been an advocate for our nation’s defenders for nearly forty years. The Gary Sinise Foundation’s mission is to serve our nation by honoring our defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need. The Foundation accomplishes its mission through four programmatic pillars: R.I.S.E., Relief & Resiliency, Community Outreach & Education and First Responders Outreach. These programs—designed to entertain, educate, inspire, strengthen, and build communities—serve America’s heroes and their loved ones 365 days a year.
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October 2020 – Military Working Dog Team Support Association
Sugarlands Distilling Company is proud to honor America’s heroes during the month of October by supporting Military Working Dog Team Support Association. All proceeds from MoonShare t-shirts through November 2nd, 2020, will be donated to supporting military K9s and their handlers.
This nonprofit sends care packages to those deployed in combat zones, visits kennels, promotes causes and memorials, and hosts educational events to help the public understand the importance of military working dog programs. It has sent over $1,000,000 in care packages. If you would like to know more about how this nonprofit is helping to honor our heroes, visit mwdtsa.org.
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September 2020 – Sheep Dog Impact Assistance
Sugarlands Distilling Company is proud to honor America’s heroes during the month of September by supporting Sheep Dog Impact Assistance. All proceeds from MoonShare t-shirts through October 4th, 2020, will be donated to SDIA.
Sheep dogs are our military veterans, law enforcement, fire & rescue, and EMS personnel. Since 2010 this nonprofit utilizes service opportunities and outdoor activities to help service members overcome depression, trauma, addiction, and other challenges. These activities provide both physical and social voids that develop after their tour of duty ends.
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August 2020 – Working Dogs for Vets
Sugarlands Distilling Company is proud to honor America’s heroes during the month of August by supporting Working Dogs for Vets. All proceeds from MoonShare t-shirts through September 7th, 2020, will be donated to our nation’s largest service dog provider.
Working Dogs For Vets Mission is to provide service dogs and training to disabled heroes in need, empowering them as they return to civilian life with newfound independence, reducing suicide and overcrowding in animal shelters. For more information on how this nonprofit is helping to honor our heroes, visit workingdogsforvets.org.
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July 2020 – Special Ops Xcursions
Sugarlands Distilling Company is proud to honor America’s heroes during the month of July by supporting Special Ops Xcursions. All proceeds from MoonShare t-shirts through August 3rd, 2020, will be donated to the SOX program that allows our military men, women, and families to participate in events that would otherwise be out of reach.
It is an opportunity to show appreciation for those who serve and sacrifice. It started with a small group of friends in Tennessee looking to share their love of the outdoors back in 2012. After the success of their first event, the events continued to grow. The organization now offers several outdoor activities from horseback riding to hiking and camping at no cost to active duty special operatives. To learn more about how they’re helping to honor our heroes, visit specialopsxcursions.org.
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June 2020 – OSD: Outperform. Serve. Develop.
From now until July 6th, when you purchase a MoonShare t-shirt, all proceeds will be donated to support OSD’s mission to help veterans, active military, and family members through award-winning programs emphasizing Social Connectivity, Professional Development, and Community Service.
Since 2010, OSD has been developing a Veteran Support Ecosystem™, which has enhanced the lives of over 1,000,000 veterans and active-military and family members through community engagement.
May 2020 – Lone Survivor Foundation
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April 2020 – America’s Healthcare Providers & First Responders
|A t-shirt sold = a meal donated to first responders & healthcare providers.
From now until May 4th, when you purchase a MoonShare t-shirt, we will purchase a gift card from a local restaurant to be donated to hospitals or first responders in YOUR STATE. Help continue to support local restaurants, first responders, and healthcare providers that serve YOUR community.
March 2020 – Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.)
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February 2020 -Ben Roethlisberger Foundation
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January 2020 – Goodies for our Troops
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