Through generous contributions to NCHV and U.S.VETS, Harbor Freight exemplifies corporate partnership to house nation’s veterans
This Veterans Day, Harbor Freight Tools announced the continued support from the Harbor Freight Tools Foundation of the national campaign to end veteran homelessness through generous contributions to the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans and U.S.VETS.
A 2017 recipient of the NCHV Outstanding Corporate Partner Award, Harbor Freight is a national tool retailer has been family owned since it was started in 1977.
Eric Smidt, President and Founder of Harbor Freight, announced: “This Veterans Day, I want to express our deep appreciation and respect for the men and women who have served or are serving in our armed forces, including so many of our Harbor Freight customers and associates and their family members. Whether at home or abroad, they’ve made an extraordinary sacrifice to serve America. On behalf of our Harbor Freight team, we want to thank our veterans for protecting the rights and freedoms we cherish as Americans. In honor of their service, Harbor Freight Tools Foundation is making contributions to two organizations that support and serve veterans and their families: the United States Veterans Initiative and the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans.”
“NCHV appreciates the ongoing partnership with Harbor Freight Tools Foundation and the Harbor Freight team. Their support has helped us make critical strides toward ending veteran homelessness, and I cannot thank them enough for their commitment to our mission,” said Kathryn Monet, NCHV CEO.