Faces of OUR Freedom: Lt. Col. Chris Dougherty

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Today is the 67th Birthday of the United States Air Force! So, naturally we wanted to introduce you to one of our favorite Airmen, our friend, Lieutenant Colonel Chris Dougherty! Chris has served OUR country for nearly 20 years and we are thrilled to share with you his amazing story! Entering the Air Force in May of 1996 through the United States Air Force Academy, Chris wanted nothing more than to serve his nation and become a USAF Pilot. During his first assignment to Japan, he flew more than 200 combat resupply sorties in the Republic of the Philippines, followed by more…

A Bourbon and Boots Bond

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It’s wild how some things come together perfectly at times or simply make sense together. Can you imagine a world without peanut butter and jelly, wine and cheese or cider and donuts?! Some things in life just instantly make a perfect pair. Some things in life are just meant to be together. Lucky for the Boot Campaign, over the years, they too have found and worked with partners who just make sense together—like it was simply, just meant to be. Such is the case with one company that many of us have come to sip and savor over the years…

SIGHTS ON PATRIOTISM

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Patriotism in the 21st century looks different than it did even one generation ago, but finding ways to connect Americans of all ages with a sense of national pride is a task the Boot Campaign readily accepts. Olympic shooting team member Amanda Furrer has been avidly patriotic her entire life, and this year she joined forces with the Boot Campaign to bridge the gap between civilian Americans and the brave military men and women who serve us all. Furrer is no stranger to military culture. The daughter of a former Special Forces Soldier and brother to a former Army Ranger,…

4th Annual Boot Ride and Rally Presented by Low T Center & HerKare

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The 4th Annual #BootRide and Rally presented by Low T Center & HerKare is headed to San Antonio, TX! So gas up your Harley, lace up your combat boots and join us Sunday, November 2, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas for the 4th Annual Boot Ride and Rally to honor our military Veterans through the national nonprofit, Boot Campaign.  Boot Ride will feature cast members from FX’s hit show Sons of Anarchy, live music from Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown, Taddy Porter and more to be announced later! This is a whole new experience with a Texas twist! ——- WHEN: Sunday, November 2, 2014. RIDE Starts: Caliente…

Shiner Bock: Beer and Boots. A perfect fit.

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Passion. Dedication. Persistence. Creativity. These are the ideals employed by The Gambrinus Company, a privately held, family-owned business located in San Antonio, Texas—ideals which have guided them in all they do and have also helped brew up a strong commitment to Boot Campaign—and the men and women it serves. Gambrinus is best known, as owner and brewer of Shiner Beers—the beloved brand, which is brewed at the Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, Texas. Notably, Gambrinus also owns the BridgePort Brewery in Portland, Oregon and the Trumer Brauerei in Berkeley, California. Shiner, the treasured, Texas craft brew is currently in 45 states….