Editor’s Note: This article by Kristin Davis appeared as part of the 2021 MOAA Holiday Gift Guide in the November 2021 issue of Military Officer, a magazine available to all MOAA Premium and Life members. Learn more about the magazine here; learn more about joining MOAA here.
Support those who served with these gifts that give back. Learn more about the products pictured above (clockwise, from left):
R.Riveter is a military-spouse founded handbag company that employs military spouses around the nation. This canvas and leather Wilson tote is named for former First Lady Edith Wilson and is perfect for everything from play dates to beach trips. Military and first responder discount.
Where to buy: rriveter.com
Created by an Army Corps of Engineers veteran who became a firefighter, the Steelhose is a versatile piece of fitness equipment that mimics a charged fire hose. Bonus: For every 50 feet sold, FitFighter donates $10 to the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Tunnel Foundation, which supports military families and first responders.
Cost: From $75
Where to buy: fitfighter.com
Created by a Marine who spent 13 years as a SWAT team operator and team commander. Tired of flashlights failing at critical moments, he created the Badger flashlight that can blast a beam nearly 1,500 feet and hold a charge for two years.
Where to buy: badgerflashlights.com
Combat Flip Flops
Founded by an Army Ranger and Iraq and Afghanistan combat veteran, Combat Flip Flops employs people affected by conflict and is committed to charitable initiatives. The footwear is made from military-grade nylon. Lifetime guarantee.
Cost: From $44.99
Where to buy: combatflipflops.com
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