Military & Law Enforcement

Employee Rides for MARSOC

Marines Special Operations Foundation (MARSOC)

Vista Outdoor employee, Vic Ziliani, a veteran and avid mountain bike racer has raised over $11,800 since 2012 when he became a community athlete for the Marine Special Operations Foundation (MARSOC). This year, Vic has raised over $2,600 in his fundraising efforts to support MARSOC. More 

Grateful Nation


Federal Premium Ammunition is proud to sponsor Grateful Nation, an outdoor adventure series that goes behind the scenes and into the hunting fields with American disabled veterans. The program, in its ninth season, gives disabled veterans a chance to go on the hunt of their lives to help them overcome the physical and emotional scars of war. Grateful Nation on the Outdoor Channel. 

Folds of Honor

folds of honorIn 2016, Vista Outdoor brand Bushnell donated nearly $260,000 to the Folds of Honor Foundation, an organization that provides educational scholarships to children and spouses of military members killed or disabled while serving our nation. Since establishing a partnership in 2010 Bushnell has contributed more than $1.2 million to the foundation. 

Ammunition Supports C.O.P.S.

Federal Ammunition’s new special-edition line of American Eagle handgun ammunition supports Concerns Of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.). A portion of the proceeds from every box sold goes to the families of fallen law enforcement officers. More

Welcome Home the Troops

Welcome Home the Troops
Wild Wings of Oneka and the Yellow Ribbon Network help sponsor the 15th  Annual “Welcome Home the Troops” pheasant hunt. Vista Outdoor brand, Federal Premium, donated the ammunition that was used in the hunt while other local businesses sponsor the fields which pay for the pheasants, clays, and wild game lunch. More

Air National Guard Appreciation Breakfast

Federal Premium employee and current Airman, Amber Illies, represented Vista Outdoor at the Air National Guard Appreciation Breakfast and Flight event to thank employers for their support of service members and veterans.

#22Pushup Challenge

CamelBak employees believe that thanks and obligations to American troops extend beyond the equipment they make. A 2012 Veterans Administration Suicide Data Report showed an average of 22 veterans were killed by suicide every day. More

Shoot for the Troops

Five veterans who recently competed in a Shoot for the Troops fundraiser were given a tour of the Federal Premium facility in Anoka Minnesota. The tour included an opportunity to shoot in the underground shooting range. More