Our Sponsors helped make this journey possible!
We appreciate their support!
Please take a minute to visit their websites and their businesses.

Staybridge Suites

102 rooms, extended stay featuring studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens, outdoor gazebo grills, pool, jacuzzi, home theatre room, 24-hr business center, fitness center, complimentary laundry facilities, wireless internet, complimentary hot breakfast buffet including breakfast to go, complimentary Social Tuesday-Thursday evenings, the Pantry (a 24/7 mini convenience store) and pet-friendly.
701.852.0852 ~ Minot, ND & 701.772.9000 ~ Grand Forks, ND


Sportsman & Ski Haus

The Sportsman & Ski Haus is an employee owned sporting goods store featuring high-quality brand names in Hunting, Fishing, Camping, Action Sports, Footwear, Clothing and Athletics.
145 Hutton Ranch Road, Kalispell, MT 59901    406-755-6484



Geek-A-Roo is a small business based in Polson MT offering website design and development services and in-home computer repairs, upgrades and replacements.

Geek-A-Roo is a proud sponsor of “Walking for the Fallen ~ USA.” We are the website manager and will keep you updated with the latest available “Walk” information.


Military Salute Project

Formed in 2003 by five disabled Vietnam Veterans to honor America’s Armed Forces, past and present. The group’s primary mission is to support the families of Minnesota’s Fallen and to provide Military and Veterans protocol information.
The Military Salute Project does not solicit or accept donations.


Lt. James M. (Mac) Binger ~ United States Naval Aviator

Vietnam Veteran ~ Flew the Phantom, F-4b off the USS Coral Sea, in 1970, for Fighter Squadron 161, the Chargers.

VF-161, Chargers


Energizer® Holdings, Inc (ENR) is a consumer goods company operating globally in the broad categories of household and personal care products.  We currently offer solutions in portable power, lighting, wet shave and personal grooming, skin care, feminine care and infant care.


Access Montana

Access Montana is your partner in offering telecommunication solutions to better serve your customers. Access Montana is an authorized dealer of name brand, leading-edge phone and voice mail systems at competitive prices. We offer quality maintenance, training, repairs, and sales or leasing for all your communication needs.
Call us today for a free consultation at: (406) 676-2751



SPOT provides location-based messaging and emergency notification technology that allows you to communicate from remote locations around the globe completely independent of cellular phone or wireless coverage.

SPOT offers peace of mind by allowing you to notify friends and family of your GPS position and status, mark waypoints, track your progress on Google Maps or notify rescue officials in a critical emergency. For more information on how SPOT is helping others stay connected – from disaster preparedness to outdoor adventure.


The American Legion ~ Thompson Falls Post 52 ~ Department of Montana

Legion membership offers veterans the opportunity to enjoy shared experiences, learn about the experiences of other veterans, assist fellow local veterans with veteran issues, and mentor local youth. Contact Mr. Ron Hawkinson (406) 827-3199

Thompson Falls Post 52

Inn At Port Gardner

Veteran owned and established in 1997, the INN at Port Gardner is designed to reflect the historic waterfront of Everett. Guest staying at the Inn will appreciate an unmatched experience surrounding them in a cozy and charming “resort” atmosphere. Pet friendly.
1700 West Marine View Drive, Everett, WA (425) 252-6779


Zumba® fitness with Linda Sappington

Come join us five days a week in Ronan. Zumba® fitness is the best dance fitness party around — ditch the workout, join the party!
Zumba® fitness with Linda Sappington is proud to donate fitness classes to Sgt. Lewis as he prepares for his walk across America.

Scentsy by Bree Lewis-Fennell

Dress up a room with a Scentsy warmer! Just add one, of 80-plus fragrances, and enjoy! Shop here for all the latest styles and scents.
Scentsy by Bree Lewis-Fennell, is a proud sponsor of “Walking for the Fallen ~ USA.” We will be fundraising and donating to the cause, from now until the end of the journey! Please check out our Military Patriot collection, that features a warmer for each Branch of our Military!


In Memory of Sgt. Frank R. Butler
6 March 1947 ~ 13 February 2013

A Vietnam Veteran and Bronze Star Recipient, with a Combat V, Frank served proudly and honorably with an abiding faith in his God, his Country, and his Flag.
Frank was also a proud member of the Marine Corps League ~ Hellroaring Detachment, Polson, MT.


HomeLoans ~ Bill Butler-Loan Originator



Martin’s Flag Company

Martin’s Flag Company, Inc., located in Fort Dodge, Iowa is a nationwide supplier of all types of flags, flagpoles, and related accessories. Shop for U.S., state, foreign, military service, and religious flags, along with both indoor flag set accessories and large outdoor flagpoles at our website. Custom designs, company logos, and more can be placed onto flags and banners also.
Contact us at 800-992-3524 for a complimentary 32-page color catalog today!


Miracle of America Museum

The Museum contains everything from a walking-plow to walking on the moon. The variety of items is incredible. Military aircraft to mortar carriers, motorcycles to Model T’s. A collection of yesteryear like you have never seen before. 36094 Memory Lane, Polson, MT 59860 406.883.6804



SUBWAY®, with over 38,000 restaurants in 100 countries, is a proud supporter of America’s veterans.


Blue Kangaroos

Blue Kangaroos stocks a huge variety of batteries, cables, and consumer electronics that will enhance your listening, viewing, performing and picture taking activities. Blue Kangaroos works directly with manufacturers to ensure you will always find high-quality products and everyday low prices. We invite you to browse our new web site and return frequently since we continually add new and exciting products.