LAS VEGAS, September 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The Folded Flag Foundation, a non-profit, 501 (c) (3) organization committed to honoring America’s fallen heroes by providing their families with financial support for education , announced raised $ 670,000 at the annual Festival of Food, Wine and the Arts, hosted by Rock Creek Cattle Company in Deer Lodge, MT.
The annual event is a private gathering where attendees are invited to play golf, view local artwork, bid on silent auction items, and participate in wine and food tastings – all at benefit of the Folded Flag Foundation. In keeping with social distancing guidelines, this year’s event brought together members and guests of the Rock Creek Cattle Company, as well as the president of the Vegas Golden Knights hockey team and Rock Creek owner Bill Foley. .
“Rock Creek Cattle Company understands the sacrifice our service members and their families make every day to protect our country and our freedom. Some of these heroes never get the chance to return home to their families, ”said Todd Pollock, Managing Director of Rock Creek Cattle Company. “We are honored to be able to support Folded Flag’s mission of caring for left-behind family members.”
The Folded Flag Foundation was founded in 2014 by Foley to provide scholarships to surviving spouses and children of military and government personnel who have lost their lives as a result of hostile action or a combat-related accident. United States or operations in the United States. . Thanks to the generous support of four Underwriting Sponsors – Black Knight, Inc .; Fidelity National Financial; FIS; and ServiceLink ̶ 100% of all public donations go directly to members of the Gold Star family.
“We are extremely grateful for our esteemed partnership with Rock Creek Cattle Company. Their support of our organization has enabled us to raise essential funds to help so many Gold Star families this year with their educational activities, ”said Kim Frank, President of the Folded Flag Foundation. “In these particularly difficult times for so many families, we are happy that our donors have been so generous, which helps ensure that our fellows are not left without support. We remain committed to helping these Gold Star families lay the foundation for the future and pursue educational achievements that would not be possible otherwise. ”
About the Folded Flag Foundation
The Folded Flag Foundation is a non-profit, 501 (c) (3) organization committed to honoring the legacy of our fallen heroes by helping their families with financial support for education. The Folded Flag Foundation proudly gives 100% of ALL public donations to families. Corporate sponsors Black Knight, Inc., ServiceLink, Fidelity National Financial (FNF) and Fidelity National Investment Services (FIS) bear all administrative costs. For more information on the Folded Flag Foundation, including how to donate to support its cause, please visit www.FoldedFlagFoundation.org.
Sure Rock Creek Cattle Company
Rock Creek Cattle Company is a private, residential outdoor golf and adventure club owned and developed by William Foley. The land that now makes up the Rock Creek Cattle Company was once part of the historic Grant-Kohrs Ranch, a sprawling empire that spanned nearly 10 million acres in southwestern Montana. Rock Creek Cattle Company includes the 28,000-acre Home Ranch and secluded Rock Creek Lake. This land, known as the “Spotted Dog,” is one of Montana’s best moose wintering areas and a wildlife hotspot with elk, bears, wolves, deer and antelopes. For more information visit www.rockcreekcattlecompany.com
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