Ducks Unlimited's Corporate Partner Program is about creating diverse corporate participation with various partnership levels and programs. Our Proud Partners go above and beyond the conservation call-to-action and support every aspect of the organization to ensure we have resources today, tomorrow and forever. Below you will find the list of our Ducks Unlimited Proud Partners.
Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, has joined Ducks Unlimited as a corporate partner. A major developer, manufacturer and seller of industrial coatings in the United States and 130 countries around the world, Axalta continues to make protecting and conserving natural resources a corporate priority through a five-year, $10 million wetlands conservation program with Ducks Unlimited.
Bass Pro Shops is a Proud Partner of Ducks Unlimited and recognizes the importance of wildlife conservation. As America's leading outdoor retailer with stores across America and Canada, Bass Pro Shops is more than a retail mecca for sportsmen. Since the beginning, founder and CEO Johnny Morris has been dedicated to inspiring people, especially youth and families, to love, enjoy and conserve the great outdoors. That commitment, demonstrated over the course of several decades, is a big reason why Bass Pro Shops is known as the outdoor industry's corporate conservation leader.
Today, Bass Pro continues to be one of DU's staunchest corporate partners. Through this valuable partnership, Bass Pro Shops and Ducks Unlimited are protecting our outdoor heritage and furthering DU's conservation mission today and for future generations.
Drake Waterfowl is proud to partner with Ducks Unlimited and support their mission of conserving and managing wetland habitat for waterfowl. As a Proud Partner, Drake is the official hunting clothing brand of Ducks Unlimited, as well as the presenting sponsor of DU-TV. Drake Waterfowl is the market leader in innovative clothing, waders and gear for waterfowl hunters, with styles available for men, women, and kids. They also operate the Drake Non-Typical line of deer hunting clothing, Ol' Tom turkey hunting clothing, and outdoor-inspired sportswear under the Drake Clothing Company label. The team at Drake is excited to build on a solid partnership with Ducks Unlimited and work together to preserve our hunting heritage for generations to come.
First Bankcard has been collaborating and creating innovative credit card partnerships since 1968. With a strong partnership philosophy, First Bankcard will work with Ducks Unlimited to find creative and effective ways to promote the DU branded credit card. Ducks Unlimited card holders can use their card to provide ongoing support for DU's organization while earning best in class rewards. First Bankcard is a division of First National Bank of Omaha. With over $17 billion in managed assets, FNBO is the largest privately owned bank in the United States.
Hidgon Outdoors, DU's Proud Partner, will manufacture a total of 17 waterfowl species including teal, ducks and geese. They offer a mid-grade as well as premium decoy (foam-filled/flocked heads) to ensure they can meet everyone's budget. Given the broad species offering, they are a one-stop-shop for all decoy types including floaters, field and motion decoys. In addition to all decoys, the licensing program will encompass ice blasters to prevent holes from freezing up as well as all traditional decoy accessories (decoy bags, decoy line, weights, etc.).
Jack Daniel's Distillery has partnered with Ducks Unlimited to offer a special bottling of Jack Daniel's Single Barrel Tennessee Whiskey and help support the organization's mission to conserve North America's wetlands. Each of this year's limited-edition Ducks Unlimited bottles includes a "collector's band" and a special cork stopper with the official duck head logo. A portion of the proceeds from the Ducks Unlimited Commemorative Bottle goes directly to the conservation efforts of Ducks Unlimited. To date, more than $500,000 has been donated to DU's conservation efforts through this program.
Please contact Jack Daniel's at www.jackdaniels.com or call 888-551-5225 for more information on the DU commemorative gift tin.
MetLife Auto & Home®, a brand of Metropolitan Property and Casualty Insurance Company and its affiliates, is one of the nation's leading personal lines property and casualty insurance providers, with more than 2.7 million policies in force. MetLife Auto & Home offers automobile, homeowners, boat, personal excess liability, and miscellaneous personal lines property and casualty insurance, including insurance for motorcycles, snowmobiles, motor homes, and all-terrain vehicles, as well as for condo owners, renters, and landlords. The company has received national recognition for being the first insurer to offer Identity Protection Services to its homeowners, renters, and condominium customers at no additional premium. In 2006, the company became the first insurer to offer the same service to its auto customers. MetLife Auto & Home has recently partnered with Ducks Unlimited to offer members a special auto and home insurance program. Visit www.yourgroupahprogram.com/ducksunlimited to learn more!
Mossy Oak Brand Camouflage is a leading camouflage brand, concealing hunters from waterfowl, big game, turkeys and everything in between. Mossy Oak works diligently to support organizations committed to the outdoors and conserving our natural resources, as well as building relationships that reflect their same values and the Mossy Oak brand lifestyle. As a DU Proud Partner, Mossy Oak Shadow Grass Blades is the industry-leading waterfowl pattern on the market and the Official Camo of Ducks Unlimited.
As DU's corporate partner, Purina will be the exclusive dog food sponsor of DU, and will participate in select DU events and properties, including the role of presenting sponsor for DU TV's Sporting Dog segment. The agreement pairs DU, the nonprofit leader in wetlands and waterfowl conservation, with Purina and Purina Pro Plan, a brand that provides innovative products and exceptional nutrition for hardworking dogs. This sponsorship will make Purina Pro Plan the official performance dog food of DU.
Remington is very proud to partner with Ducks Unlimited to continue to support the conservation of America's flyways and the waterfowl hunting sport. Remington will continue to support the waterfowl industry through end user driven new products such as our new patented semi-automatic shotgun and our patented world's fastest HyperSonic Steel shot which is ideal for members of Ducks Unlimited.
United Country is a Proud Partner of Ducks Unlimited and is the leading real estate franchisor serving small towns and cities across America. Their successful focus on the needs of rural American markets since 1928 has helped them grow to over 650 offices in 47 states. Their rural expertise and strong stewardship and care for the land are ideal qualities for a partnership with Ducks Unlimited. Most of DU’s conservation work is on the rural landscape and United Country is a great partner to help DU advance its mission. Visit www.unitedcountry.com/ducks to learn more or call United Country at 1-800-999-1020, extension 054.
Bird Dog Flavored Whiskey is proud to be a Partner in Conservation with Ducks Unlimited. As a strategic partner of DU, we are proud to support the efforts to preserve and protect wetlands and upland habitats. Bird Dog Flavored Whiskeys strive to produce, market, and sell the finest of distilled spirits that meet our customers discerning tastes. For more information and recipes with our products, visit www.birddogwhiskey.com.
Two great names in conservation and the hunting and shooting sports industry joined forces in 1987, Ducks Unlimited and Winchester Ammunition. As the exclusive ammunition sponsor for many years for Ducks Unlimited, Winchester Ammunition has provided ammunition for its Continental Shoots and sponsored numerous national chapter banquets and events. Considered by millions as the "Leader in the Ammunition Industry," Winchester is an official sponsor of Ducks Unlimited, and a committed business partner to their conservation efforts and support of the shooting sports. For more information on Winchester Ammunition products, visit www.winchester.com.