The Boot Campaign helps you show your appreciation for American troops, raise awareness of the challenges they face when they return home, and raises money to support their transition home. Learn more

What is boot campaign?

Why We Do This

47,266 Wounded Veterans since 2002 as of december 15th 2011. Source: Defense Manpower Data Center; Data, Analysis and Programs Div. 6.8% of unemployed veterans were younger than age 24 in 2009 compared to 16.8% of the US population. Source: The Department of Labor’s non-seasonally adjusted numbers for Q2 2009. There are 1.1 Million disabled American veterans under age 55. Source: Disabled American Veterans Annual Report, 2009

Our Initiatives

The Boot Campaign’s mission of Assistance is housed within five distinct programs: Career Placement, Housing, Family Support, Urgent Assistance and Wellness. These programs are funded through the sale of Boot Campaign signature combat boots and apparel, direct donations and corporate sponsorships. Learn more