Sponsors & partners

Working Together

To Help Post 9/11 Veterans

We would like to thank our corporate partners and sponsors for their continued support of our American Heroes.

"Defenders of Freedom KC" is a Non Profit Organization committed to supporting veterans in the Greater Kansas City area with assistance for TBI and PTS treatment as well as morale building and emergency financial assistance. If you would like to be a part of Defenders of Freedom, contact us.

Become a Sponsor

If you’d like to become a sponsor or would like more information on how to become a sponsor, please fill out the form below. Once we receive your message, we’ll reach out right away.

Free State Gun Company


• Veteran Owned and Operated

Free State Gun Company is your one-stop gun shop. We offer retail sales, consignments, repair, customization, custom precision builds, and suppressor sales. We have partnered with Defenders of Freedom as a way to give back to the community and help Veterans get much-needed treatment for Traumatic Brain Injury.



Drew White • Army Veteran • VP of Mortgage Lending

As your trusted Guaranteed Rate Loan Officer, my goal is to simplify the mortgage process, make your home loan experience easy to navigate and be available to you from application to closing. I take pride in thoroughly educating my customers throughout the mortgage transaction, so they fully understand their options and feel comfortable with their chosen loan program. Whether you are a first time home buyer or seasoned owner, you can trust me and my team with all of your home financing needs.


Hagen Anderson & Associates is a full service team of experienced, licensed real estate agents serving the greater KC area. We have a proven track record of getting results quickly for our clients and keeping a direct line of communication at all times.



Red Sash Brewing is a Veteran-Owned micro-brewer in the KC Crossroads District. They are extremely passionate about brewing beer and supporting the local community. Their goal is to make Red Sash Brewing a premier taphouse where craft beer enthusiasts, everyday beer drinkers, and local residents can come together over great tasting beer while sharing experiences and forging relationships in our local community that will make our city thrive.



Our founding began as a way to honor heroes, naming our flagship beers based on the call signs of lost military aircraft as a way to dedicate and honor those military service members lost serving our country.

Callsign Brewing is everything you are looking for in a taproom and brewery. We offer great beer, a family friendly and open atmosphere, including an outside patio. We have a wide selection of flagship and seasonal beers, in addition, to offering new small batch and specialty beers to expand and enhance our customer experience.



ARGENTINE FEDERAL SAVINGS: Over a Century of Serving Our Community

Argentine Federal Savings, Member FDIC, is a true community savings and loan that exists solely to serve our neighbors in the greater Kansas City area. Since 1906, we have been an integral part of the community providing financial services to generations of families and fellow businesses. Our success, past and future, is driven by service: "We Care" about how every account and loan benefits each neighborhood customer.



At Wolfepack BBQ, we strive for our guests to get the best BBQ Kansas City can offer. We offer top rated BBQ, slow smoked on old-school offset smokers using Oak and Hickory wood. “Everything but the bun” as we like to say, is made in-house to ensure the best meat, sides, appetizers and desserts are delivered to your table. Our idea is to keep a traditional menu for our guests but also provide daily specials that are constantly changing.

Thrive Mortgage

Jason Lentsch • Regional Leader/RMLO

What do you get when you combine exceptional customer service, competitive rates and a wide variety of mortgage products? An unmatched lending experience! My name is Jason Lentsch and I have 28 years of mortgage experience. My team is comprised of mortgage veterans that operate comfortably within the strict timelines associated with these transactions. One of the primary reasons I chose to work at Thrive Mortgage is the wide range of loan products that are available, this allows me to tailor a loan that best suits your needs.

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With the assistance of donors, sponsors, and fund-raising activities, we provide access and full funding for TBI treatment at a comprehensive treatment center

Volunteers & Sponsors Allows Us to Help Local Veterans

A few of the companies who have sponsored veteran events with us.