2020 Veterans Day giving back programs and giveaways that allow all people to contribute as well as resources for veterans, retired military and active duty military to seek assistance.
Veterans Day 2020 will be on Wednesday, November 11th, 2020.
2020 Veterans Day Charitable Programs
2020 charitable programs will be listed as the date nears and the programs are announced.
2019 Veterans Day Charitable Programs
Americans are encouraged to make a $11 donation to Building Homes for Heroes. These funds will be used for gifting and modifying one mortgage-free homes.
Abuelo’s will donate $1 to Honor Flight for each Chile con Queso appetizer sold from Thursday, Nov. 7 to Monday, Nov. 11, in every restaurant location.
Baker’s Square/The Folded Flag Foundation
Now through Veterans Day (Nov. 11), guests who donate $5 to Folded Flag on their individual bills, will receive a $5 voucher to use at a future Baker’s Square visit.
bd’s Mongolian Grill
From October 28 through Veterans Day on Sunday, November 11, guests at bd’s Mongolian Grill locations can buy a pin-up to support Folds of Honor.
Boston’s Pizza Restaurant
Boston’s will be donating 10 percent of food sales on Veterans Day to Operation Once in a Lifetime: a non-profit organization created to make the dreams of U.S. Service Members, Honorable Discharged Veterans and their families come true. The money raised through this fundraiser will help unite families during the holidays.
Choice Hotels and Operation Homefront
Between Nov. 8 and Nov. 11 travelers will receive 15% off stays through December 30, and a portion of the proceeds from reservations made will go to Operation Homefront to help serve America’s military families.
Cracker Barrel/Operation Homefront
Guests can give back with a purchase of one of the brand’s iconic wooden rocking chairs. Ten percent of the retail sales price from eligible online and in-store purchases of wooden rocking chairs will be donated to Operation Homefront, a national military nonprofit with a mission to build strong, stable and secure military families.
Dunkin’ Donuts/Home for Troops
Dunkin’ will surprise some of these members with a case of the brand’s ground Original Blend Coffee. Under the program, each week the company sends a case of coffee to deployed troops based on recommendations from friends, family members or troops themselves. Since 2003, the brand has sent 10 cases of coffee each week.
Ghengis Grill/Folds of Honor
Through Nov. 11, Genghis Grill guests can donate $3 or more to Folds of Honor to raise money for educational scholarships for families of America’s fallen and disabled service members.
Home for Our Troops/eBay for Charity
Home for Troops and eBay for Charity will hold a special auction on eBay where all the proceeds will go to Home for Our Troops and to proving adapted homes for severely injured post-9/11 veterans. The auction will go from 11/7 to 11/17.
Purchase a 2020 Hooters Calendar and Hooters will collect and deliver the calendars to U.S. military deployed around the world as part of Operation Calendar Drop.
This Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, all active-duty and retired U.S. military members can enjoy a complimentary Pimento Cheeseburger. A portion of the proceeds from the Pimento Cheeseburger and Copper Lager pairing sold throughout November will benefit Folds of Honor.
Kind/Hope For Warriors
100% of the proceeds from KIND® HEROES will be donated to Hope For The Warriors’ Warrior’s Wish® Program, with a minimum donation of $10,000, assisting in its efforts to make wounded veterans’ dreams come true. The snack comes in one flavor, Dark Chocolate Nuts & Sea Salt, and will be sold exclusively on www.kindsnacks.com on November 4 through November 30, while supplies last (with pre-order beginning October 29).
For every purchase of a select Revive product, Living Spaces will donate a mattress to a veteran. Qualifying Revive products range from select mattresses to adjustable bases. This event will take place both in-store and online for three weeks in November from Monday, Nov. 4th until Sunday, Nov. 24th.
Logan’s Roadhouse/Folds of Honor
Starting on Veterans Day, November 11 and continuing through the end of the year, Logan’s Roadhouse is asking guests to give a little to help those who gave all by rounding up their check. All of the proceeds made from the roundup campaign will benefit Folds of Honor and its mission to provide educational scholarships to spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled service-members.
Lucille’s Smokehouse BBQ
Donate $5 or more to Round it Up America® in November and receive a $10 bonus card good toward your next visit. Proceeds go toward Operation Homefront – Holiday Meals for Military (less National Disaster Relief donations and administrative fees).
O’Charley’s/The Folded Flag Foundation
Now through Veterans Day (Nov. 11), guests who donate $5 to Folded Flag on their individual bills, will receive a $5 voucher to use at a future O’Charley’s visit.
Regal will donate $1 of each large popcorn sale on Monday, Nov. 11, to the Gary Sinise Foundation, a nonprofit that serves and honors our nation’s defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need.
Outback Steakhouse/Operation Homefront
Outback customers will have the opportunity to demonstrate their support for military families through purchases at their local Outback restaurant:
– For every purchase of a Foster’s Lager Big Bloke Outback will donate $1 to Operation Homefront
– Customers can add $1 to their check to be donated directly to Operation Homefront
– Customers’ donation of $5 or more will be used to purchase Outback gift cards that will be shared with military families
Progressive Keys to Progress
In honor of Veterans Day, over 100 veterans will be given keys to newly refurbished vehicles for Progressive’s 7th annual Keys to Progress® event. The giveaways take place November 7 at over 60 locations nationwide, including Progressive offices and authorized vehicle repair facilities.
TR is donating 10% of all gift cards purchased to Homes For Our Troops.
$0.25 of every brewed coffee beverage purchase will go to military non-profits Team Red, White and Blue and Team Rubicon whose programs support Veterans mental and physical wellbeing
Sports Clips/VFW Help A Hero Program
From October 14 through Veterans Day, November 11, Sport Clips locations around the country will be collecting funds in-store and 100% of donations will be given to the VFW to ensure we can continue to support the educational goals of our service members and veterans.
Suave will donate $1 for every purchase of limited-edition packs sold and $1 for every specially-marked coupon redeemed from October 20, 2019 through November 17, 2019, with a goal of donating $1 million.
TR is donating 10% of all gift cards purchased to Homes For Our Troops.
Village Inn/The Folded Flag Foundation
Now through Veterans Day (Nov. 11), guests who donate $5 to Folded Flag on their individual bills, will receive a $5 voucher to use at a future Village Inn visit.
20% of the proceeds are donated from their Veterans Day T-Shirts and Leash to K9s For Warriors.
Weis Markets/Paralyzed Veterans of America
Support the Paralyzed Veterans of America’s Mission: ABLE campaign by rounding up their orders or purchasing $1, $3, $5 or $10 vouchers at Weis checkouts.Weis will also make a corporate donation.
Western Governers University
Western Governors University (WGU) is offering scholarships worth up to $3,000 for active-duty and retired military personnel, veterans, reservists, and their spouses and children who want to earn a bachelor’s or master’s degree. Applications are now being accepted through December 31, 2019, for the WGU Salute to Veterans Scholarship.
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
Wyndham Rewards members can help support military families by donating points to their participating non-profit partners. Now through December 6, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts will match all donations to the organizations they support, up to one million points.
Wolverine Boots/Operation Finally Home
From 11/5 through 11/12, Wolverine will donate all proceeds from every pair sold on wolverine.com to @OpFINALLYHOME, which provides mortgage-free homes for veterans.