Created by Bob Evans Farms, Inc. in 2016, “Our Farm Salutes” is committed to supporting America’s service members, veterans, and their families through volunteerism, strategic partnerships, grant opportunities, awareness, and donations.
For the second year, Bob Evans launched the Heroes to CEOs Veteran Business Grant contest. Entrepreneurial veterans applied for one of three $25,000 business grants. Learn more about our 2018 Heroes to CEOs contest winners.
James Reynolds, BeneFIT Medical Apparel
Mission Statement: BeneFIT Medical Apparel develops and distributes athletically engineered medical scrubs, which were designed to bring better quality and better functioning scrubs.
Jessica Harris, K9 Salute
Mission Statement: K9 Salute makes all-natural, wholesome dog treats. Each bag of treats honors a fallen police K-9. A portion of each sale goes to a designated K-9 or veteran organization that assists in the purchase of protective vests for police K-9's and to help veterans get service dogs.
Oliver Noteware, Street Smarts VR
Mission Statement: Street Smarts VR provides immersive virtual reality simulations for reality-based training of law enforcement and public safety personnel. Their mission is to improve policing outcomes and officer safety.