R. Riveter Gives Back
While striving to empower military spouses through mobile and creative career opportunities, R. Riveter also makes an effort to partner with like minded Non-Profit, Veteran Owned & Military Spouse founded organizations.
Military Spouse Employment Partnership
MSEP is part of DOD's broader Spouse Education and Career Opportunities (SECO) initiative, which seeks to strengthen the education and career opportunities of military spouses by providing career exploration opportunities to help them understand their skills, interests, and goals; education and training to help them identify academic, licensing, or credentialing requirements that can help them reach their career goals; employment readiness assistance to optimize their self-marketing skills; and employment connections that help them find and maintain a rewarding career. MSEP, a targeted recruitment and employment solution, creates employment connections that provide companies with direct access to military spouses seeking career opportunities and spouses with direct access to employers who are actively recruiting.
SIMMS + Warriors and Quiet Waters Foundation
Anglers from the around the world make it a point to visit the Bozeman, Montana-based Simms Fishing Products (SIMMS) headquarters when fishing some of the best streams, rivers and lakes in the country. This could be renowned fishing guides, state or United States Senators, global leaders or even Supreme Court Justices. Every few weeks in the summer, you will also see service men and women that come to Simms through the Warriors & Quiet Waters Foundation’s FXprogram (Warriors & Quiet Waters Foundation), which Simms has been a sponsor since the Warriors & Quiet Waters launch in 2007. Support of W&QWF goes hand-in-hand with Simms' long-standing commitment to support efforts that help those that have or are serving our country.
Simms has teamed up with R.Riveter to provide scrap wader fabric and excess material to utilize in our high-quality Dopp Kits and handbags. Not only does this repurpose fabric and prevent waste, it also establishes a relationship between two brands that value handcrafted quality and a commitment to those who have sacrificed the most.
Heart of a Warrior Foundation + The Joshua T. Harris Memorial Golf Classic
The Joshua T. Harris Memorial Golf Classic is an annual golf tournament named in honor of the fallen Navy Seal. In his short time as a SEAL, Josh went on over 100 missions. He believed strongly he was fighting for our freedom.
On August 31, 2008 Josh gave his life while leading a combat mission on the Afghanistan/Pakistan border. Over 1000 people attended his visitation and funeral in Lexington, North Carolina. His body was laid to rest in Section 60, Site 8393 in Arlington National Cemetery. His military honors include a purple heart, three bronze stars (two with valor), and numerous awards and campaign medals.
In recognition of this American hero, R. Riveter donated a Limited Edition USMA Wool Patton for auction.
Troops Direct Fundraising Event
From Conventional Units to Special Forces ‘Teams’, TroopsDirect functions as THE non-profit on-demand supply line for American units based anywhere on the globe. "If they can’t get it…we’ll get it for them!" TroopsDirect communicates with our service members daily providing detailed medical, operational & K9 support at no expense to the unit. Their sole objective is making them the safest and most effective Soldiers, Marines, Airmen and Sailors that they can. "This is our commitment to them and their bravery."
American Rosie The Riveter Association
The American Rosie the Riveter Association was founded December 7, 1998 to honor the working women of World War II. It is a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit corporation. Their purposes is to recognize and preserve the history and legacy of working women, including volunteer women, during World War II; to promote cooperation and fellowship among such members and their descendants; and to further the advancement of patriotic ideals, excellence in the work place, and loyalty to the United States of America. Members are Rosies and their descendants, both women and men.
R. Riveter is a proud supporter of the annual ARRA Convention.
Green Beret Foundation
The Green Beret Foundation provides direct and continuous support to the Green Beret Community and its families. The Green Beret Foundation facilitates the transition of Green Berets and their families whether that transition is from wounds sustained in combat, illness, injury or “merely” from numerous deployments and/or retirement.
R. Riveter is a proud contributor of this organization.
For 75 years, the USO has been dedicated to supporting America’s service members and their loved ones. Join us in keeping them connected to their family, home and country.
USO North Carolina and Fort Bragg/Fayetteville
The USO of North Carolina strengthens America’s military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation.
Pinehurst Concours Foundation
The Pinehurst Concours Foundation was been formed to benefit local charities. With its strong military ties, the organization assists the USO of North Carolina with donations for the annual Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance vintage car showcase at Pinehurst Resort, for which R. Riveter makes donations.
Aaron Grider Foundation
The Aaron Grider Foundation (AGF) is an organization that connects grief-stricken individuals to one another and provides them with opportunities to serve. AGF seeks to empower and assist orphans and widows in their affliction by building bridges for surviving loved ones and families. AGF seeks to spread hope TO and THROUGH hearts in need.
Military Officers Association of America
The MOAA Military Family Initiative creates, enhances, expands, or supports high-impact, proven-successful programs and services that enable the nation’s uniformed service members and veterans of all ranks and their families to maintain a quality of life reflective of their selfless service to America. The foundation funds these programs and services through philanthropic contributions from the American people and organizations that support our mission. R. Riveter is proud to be one of these organizations.
Duskin + Stephens Foundation
The Duskin and Stephens Foundation supports the families of fallen members of Special Operations Forces and the educational needs of children of active duty Special Operations Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines through community outreach events, scholarships, interactive educational/recreational programs, and related activities.
R. Riveter is a proud supporter of the annual Beer and Beef benefit.