Veterans Day

Join us this Veterans Day as we honor and thank those who have served in our nation’s military.

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Non-Profit Partner Application

Submit your application now to apply to become a 2024 Non-Profit Partner. All applications must be submitted by September 30th.

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Annual Sporting Clays Event

Register as a team or an individual to help raise awareness for our nation's heroes.


Carry The Flag

Educate & inspire patriotism in our nation's youth by leveraging our fun & engaging resources for classrooms & groups.

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About Us

Carry The Load is a non-profit organization that provides active ways to connect Americans to the sacrifices made daily by our military, veterans, first responders, and their families. What started in 2011 as a grassroots effort by two veteran U.S. Navy SEALs to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day has now grown into a nationwide movement with people volunteering throughout the year to
honor and remember our nation’s heroes.

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Our Mission

Our mission is to provide active ways to honor and remember our nation’s heroes by connecting Americans to the sacrifices made by our military, veterans, first responders and their families.

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Raised Since 2011

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of money raised goes towards programs

Impact Story

Inspiring Patriotism

Brendan Corcoran of McKinney, Texas credits Carry The Load and its collaboration with the Boy Scouts for leading him to the U.S. Naval Academy.

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Non-Profit Partner Spotlight

How A Memorial Day Journey Sparked Freedom

By inspiring fellow Americans to join Carry The Load, we have become a force multiplier – making a greater impact together. This also gives us the privilege of sharing inspiration through storytelling. Below is an example of a story that reminds us why we do what we do every day.

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Carry The Load Podcast

Join our Podcast to hear stories of service and sacrifice and learn lessons from the front with host Todd Boeding.


Shop & Giveback

All sales benefit Carry The Loadto support our mission.


Tribute Wall

Honor a fallen hero by submitting a tribute to be featured on our Tribute Wall. We invite you to share who you are carrying.

A big thank you to our sponsors