Wounded Warriors Organizations


America’s Freedom Lodge – OH
America’s Freedom Lodge (AFL), located in east central Ohio, is a non-profit all volunteer, charitable organization dedicated to serving our Nation’s disabled veterans by getting them into the outdoors. We do this primarily through hunting and fishing events such as a week-long archery deer hunt, a spring turkey hunt and a bass fishing event in late spring/early summer. Contact Rob Pierpont at 740-644-7021 or rob@americasfreedomlodge.org.

Banded Brigade Outdoors – TX
Banded Brigade Outdoors is a non-profit organization which provides morale-boosting events for American military members, injured Veterans and their families. BBO honors those who served by organizing outdoor activities, such as hunting, fishing, and target shooting events. Contact Brad Davis at info@bandedbrigadeoutdoors.org or through their Facebook page.

Freedom Hunters
Freedom Hunters is a Military Outreach program dedicated to honoring those who protect our Freedoms. Our mission is to salute the noble work of our courageous men and women of our Armed Forces. Freedom Hunters reflects the outdoor community’s appreciation to our troops by taking: select active duty and combat veterans, families of fallen heroes, children of the deployed, as well as those wounded or injured, on outdoor adventures. Call 303 884-0059 or email info@freedomhunters.org for more info.

Heroes On the Water – AZ, CA, D.C., FL, GA, IN, KS, ME, NE, NJ, NY, OK, OR, PA, TX, VA, WA, Australia & the UK –
Heroes on the Water helps our Nation’s warriors and veterans from all branches of the United States military unwind using the therapeutic qualities of fishing from kayaks. What looks like a day trip of paddling and fishing is in fact something much deeper and long-lasting. Call 214-295-4541 or email: info@heroesonthewater.org to participate.

Hunts For Healing – PA 
Founded February 2009, Hunts for Healing was created to establish a fund to sponsor wounded soldiers returning from military missions in Iraq and Afghanistan, and veterans who have successfully completed a mental and physical evaluation; allowing them to participate in outdoor programs including, but not limited to, hunter safety, clay target shooting, pheasant, upland and small game hunting, fishing and camping. Call 570-869-1233 or email info@huntsforhealing.org.

Hunting With Soldiers – TX
Deer, Turkey, Hog & Duck hunting – Hunting with Soldiers is a Non-Profit Organization that provides hunting, fishing, and other outdoor activities to Active Duty Military, Veterans, and Disabled Veterans that are returning from active combat in Iraq and Afghanistan. Hunting with Soldiers provides these opportunities to these brave individuals AT NO CHARGE. Contact Gordon Melton at 806-346-7248 or huntingwithsoldiers@live.com.

Independence Fund – America
The Independence Fund is always working to bring our severely injured Veterans the solutions that will best fit them. We have come across many different products, services and programs that can re-instill ability, independence and hope in the lives of those who have lost it. Since the INDY Fund’s inception, we have provided over 5 Million Dollars in mobility devices to the deserving Veterans. Call 843-822-3802 or 703-687-7421 between 9am – 9pm EST or email independencefund@gmail.com.

Lone Star Warriors – TX
A non-profit created in 2012 that takes Wounded Warriors on hunting trips for Dove, Duck, Deer, Exotics and Hogs as well as a fishing event every year. They aim to give these guys a memorable experience to remind them that the American people are thankful to them for what they have done. LSW needs your help to make this happen. To be successful, they need financial donations as well as hunting opportunities. To sign up for a hunt or to donate or volunteer, contact Chris Gill at 903-253-5604 or chris@LoneStarWarriorsOutdoors.com.

Montana Wounded Warriors – MT
Montana Wounded Warriors was formed to provide wounded Montana Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars with high-quality hunting and fishing opportunities in the state of Montana. Our mission is to take groups of 2 to 6 wounded Montana Veterans on all-expense-paid hunting and fishing trips where their chances of success are extremely high. Contact Kristi Taylor at 406-270-1648.

Patriot Hunts – America
Patriot Hunts is dedicated to providing outdoor experiences for our Wounded Warriors. With all of us sportsman and patriots working together, we truly can make a difference in the life of a soldier who has chosen to lay his life at the altar of freedom on our behalf. They hold numerous hunting, fishing & outdoor events. Contact Ken Barnard at 910-237-5951 or email pbarnard3@nc.rr.com.

Patriots & Heroes – TX
Deer, Duck, Dove, Hog, Turkey & Fishing – Patriots and Heroes Outdoors will promote morale by providing hunting, fishing, and other outdoor recreational activities with a primary focus on military with service-related injuries and their families. The primary goal was to support Purple Heart recipients recuperating from combat-related injuries by providing hunting and fishing opportunities. They have grown into so much more. Call Billy Hodges at 979-479-4376 or email billyh@patriotsandheroesoutdoors.com.

Red Hills Wounded Warrior Group – FL, GA & AL
The Red Hills Wounded Warrior Group is a non-profit organization that was originated in 2011 by Walter Hatchett and Brian Proctor for the benefit of wounded soldiers returning from active duty overseas. The purpose of this organization is to organize outdoor hunting events with their fellow wounded soldiers that would otherwise not have these opportunities afforded to them. Call 229-246-3642 or 850-228-7049.

Show of Support – TX
The purpose of Show of Support is to demonstrate public support for the men and women of our military by providing outdoor opportunities to those injured in service to our country. Each year, U.S. Service Men and Women from different branches of our armed forces will be honored for their service to this country. A banquet will be held prior to their departure to participate in an all-expense paid whitetail deer hunt. This is our way of saying “THANKS” West Texas style! Call 432-687-2167 for more info.

Team River Runner – CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IL, IW, KY, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, NC, NH, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV
A non-profit organization that uses innovative paddling programs to help in the recovery of wounded warriors and their families. Serving active duty service members and veterans. Opportunities include whitewater boating, adventure kayaking and organized trips to challenging locations in Colorado, Montana, Florida, USVI & Mexico. There are 48 active chapters in 29 states.
Contact: National Operations Center – 703-532-6070 or 301-233-8882.

Wounded Heroes Hunting Camp – MD
Wounded Heroes Hunting Camp based in Boonsboro, Maryland, is preparing to take gold star members, veterans, and the families of military personnel out on hunting trips. These outings include hunts for waterfowl such as ducks and geese, as well as large game such as deer and wild boar. Call 866-790-4637 or email info@whhcamp.org.

Wounded Warriors In Action
Also headquartered in Florida, WWIA’s mission is to provide world-class outdoor sporting activities as a means to recognize and honor their sacrifice, encourage independence and connections with communities, and promote healing and wellness through camaraderie and a shared passion for the outdoors. Our only goal is to get our Wounded Warriors back in Action! Call 813-938-1390 or email info@wwiaf.org.

Wounded Warriors Guide Service – MN
Waterfowl Hunts – WWGS is a cost free guide service founded by veterans for veterans. We provide waterfowl hunting opportunities for our vets that have been wounded serving our great nation. At WWGS we are always preparing for the waterfowl season and decided that we want to share our great experiences with those who have sacrificed greatly for our country. Call 218-209-1230 or email brian@wwgsmn.org.

Wounded Warrior Outdoors, Inc.
The U.S. & Canada – Based in Florida, WWO is a non-profit organization exclusively founded to provide wounded servicemen and women with therapeutic outdoor adventures across North America. WWO gives deserving Active Duty Warriors in transition the opportunity of a lifetime in the wilderness location of their choice. Their adventure could take them bear hunting in the mountains of British Columbia, Canada, on alligator hunts or fishing excursions in the Gulf Coast region of Florida or deer hunting in Texas. Call 407-654-0069 or email info@woundedwarrioroutdoors.com.