Texas Outdoor Family – Allowed NTKO to partner with their program to take families camping. Reduced the fee for each family from $65 to $25 (for a total of 14 families)
The Morgan Family of Dallas, TX – Donated 5 boy scout tents to our project. They are Eureka 4-person tents and are in great shape!
The North Face – sponsored me to be an iReporter and attend the 2012 Outdoor Nation Summit in Austin, TX. I received $250 worth of The North Face gear, clothing and an iPad2
Merrell – Sponsored me to be a Merrell Delegate at the 2012 Outdoor Nation Summit in Denver, CO. I received $250 of clothing and shoes & a voucher for an additional pair of free shoes
Logic Designs & North Texas Graphics – Donated time, material, and equipment to design the North Texas Kids Outside Logo and t-shirts
Sonic – Allowed us to keep 100% of the profits from selling Community Cards for $5 each (with each card containing a value of $25 in coupons)
REI Plano – Mr. Charles Blaum has donated 100 water bottles, 100 nature journals, and over 50 coupons
City of Dallas Storm Water Management – Ms. Sonya Batts donated 20 reusable, hand-crank flashlights and educational materials
Buffalo Wild Wings (Denton, TX) – Allowed us to have a fundraiser at their location and we were able to keep 10% of the pre-taxed food sales from patrons who used a special coupon for our project, North Texas Kids Outside. We made $32.35.
Whole Earth Provision Company – Donated: 90 store gift certificates ($10 each) for participants in our project; 90 gift certificates for Texas Parks and Wildlife ($5 each); 90 carabiners; 90 Leave No Trace luggage tags; 100 wooden airplane toys (Est. value: $1350+)