Gerber, supplier of personal knives, tools and equipment to U.S. military forces, announces a long-term partnership with Team Red, White and Blue (Team RWB). The multi-year program directly supports the organization's mission of enriching the lives of America's veterans by connecting them to their communities.
Founded in 2010, Team RWB and its 115,000-plus members are bringing veterans, their families and American citizens together through social interaction, community physical fitness and shared experiences in over 209 communities across the globe.
Team RWB offers two core programs. The Chapter and Community Program focuses on outdoor activity. Gerber equips each participant with knives and tools similar to those they used during active service through "Gerber Gear drops."
The Leadership Development Program takes "Eagle Leaders" through incremental levels of leadership, after which they join the Eagle Leader Fellowship, a more intensive, 12-month leadership development experience. After completing this course, Gerber honors them with its "Still Serving" kit.
Gerber's contributions to Team RWB include both financial support and product donations that will...