The Silver Star Gift Program was designed to organize and encourage community-giving efforts of organizations, businesses, and the general public during the holiday season to support Arkansas military and survivor families in need.
The Silver Star Program runs from mid-November to Christmas Eve, consisting of five program layers.
Silver Star Gift Registration (need-based sign-up for families to get assistance)
The Freedom Frosty - Community event included in the Bentonville Run Series
Silver Star Storefront - Pinnacle Hills Promenade, Rogers AR
Silver Star Giving Tree (Angel Tree for Military and Gold Star Family children)
Military/Veteran “Day of Shopping” and “Day of Giving” highlighting participating retailer discounts, and vendor sampling
· We provided gifts for 311 kids and a holiday meal for 107 families Totaling $43,800
· Freedom Frosty: 185 participants $654 raised
· OVER 3,000 gifts wrapped