Associations

Learn more about the local and national organizations SCHEELS is proud to partner with in order to promote our shared values and support our communities.

United Way

Founded in 1887, the United Way of America is a national network of nearly 1,300 local organizations that work to advance the common good by focusing on education, income and health. Local United Ways create long-lasting community change by addressing the underlying causes of the most significant local issues.

The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

Special Olympics

Special Olympics is an international organization of individuals from every walk of life, who recognize the value and unique gifts of people with intellectual disabilities. Together they share the common belief of dignity, equality, and opportunity for all people and work to pursue a future of inclusion and community through athletics.

American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer and diminishing the suffering it causes. Through research, education, advocacy, and service, the American Cancer Society helps those who face cancer and those affected by it.

Boy Scouts

The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation's largest, values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character and trains them in the responsibilities of citizenship. Their mission is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes.

Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts of the USA is the preeminent leadership development organization for girls that helps build character and skills for success in the real world. In partnership with committed adult volunteers, girls develop qualities like leadership, strong values, social conscience, and conviction about their own potential and self-worth.

Ducks Unlimited

Ducks Unlimited is leading the world in wetlands and waterfowl conservation. Through conservation, management, and restoration of wetlands and associated habitats, they aim to fill the skies with waterfowl today, tomorrow, and forever. This dedication to preserving habitats benefits a variety of other wildlife and people.

National Rifle Association

The National Rifle Association is the world’s premier firearms education organization. Through their dedication to training, education, and marksmanship, the National Rifle Association offers educational and public service programs that promote and foster the safe, responsible ownership and use of firearms.

Pheasants Forever

Pheasants Forever (PF) is dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs. Through decades of tireless pursuit of their mission, Pheasants Forever earned the tagline, “The Habitat Organization.”

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is a conservation organization dedicated to ensuring the future of elk, other wildlife, their habitat and our hunting heritage. The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation has almost 235,000 members who have helped to complete more than 12,700 conservation and hunting heritage outreach projects.

Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation

The Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation is an organization providing youth with opportunities to pursue shooting sports. The SSSF manages the country’s premier shooting youth development programs to promote sportsmanship, responsibility, honesty, ethics, integrity, teamwork, and other positive life skills.

USA Clay High School Clay Target League

The USA High School Clay Target League is a non-profit organization independently providing access to clay target shooting sports for secondary and postsecondary schools across the country. The organization is committed to its core priorities of safety, fun, and marksmanship—in order of importance.

National Wild Turkey Federation

The National Wild Turkey Federation is an international conservation organization dedicated to supporting and conserving wild turkey populations. Their efforts to preserve critical environments provide quality habitats for countless wildlife species.

Sportsmen's Alliance

The US Sportsmen's Alliance was formed in 1977 to defend the rights of hunters, anglers, trappers and sport shooters across the US. The Alliance accomplishes its mission through youth mentorship, educational programs, and public awareness campaigns.

Friends of the Children

Friends of the Children is a national nonprofit impacting generational change by empowering youth who are facing the greatest obstacles. The organization hires and trains paid, professional Friends whose full-time jobs are to stay with each child for 12+ years, no matter what.

Whitetails Unlimited

Founded in 1982, Whitetails Unlimited is a national nonprofit conservation organization dedicated to and active in the field of conservation. Whitetails Unlimited has a reputation for being the nation’s premier organization dedicated to protecting the white-tailed deer and its environment.

American Heroes Outdoors

American Heroes Outdoors is a television program that honors military service members and first responders. They offer outdoor activities like hunting and fishing to help these heroes heal from the traumatic events of combat and emergency response.

Safari Club International

Comprised of over 50,000 US hunters, Safari Club International is dedicated to promoting wildlife conservation worldwide. Along with their sister organization, the SCI Foundation, Safari Club International has raised over $70 million towards wildlife maintenance and conservation around the world.

Delta Waterfowl

Founded at the Delta Marsh in Manitoba, Delta Waterfowl promotes and protects waterfowl hunting. In an effort to support waterfowl populations in North America, Delta Waterfowl conducts environmental research as well as manages and conserves habitats for breeding ducks.