Thank You’s

Guitars 4 Troops would like to send a huge thanks to the following people and organizations:

  • Carmel Valley and Carmel By-the-Sea Rotary for sending funds to cover 6 guitars shipped to our deployed troops in Afghanistan!
  • Evan & Gillian of Guitar Hut, for generously sending a ton of strings and capos and other guitar accessories for our troops!
  • Heidi Groff of Cinemation Media, for creating our Guitars 4 Troops Ad / Flyer!
  • Larry Goldfarb from NY, who gave a fund raising concert in honor of Sean Callahan and sent several great guitars, as well as a check to fund even more guitars for our troops, thanks, Larry!
  • Bridget Schwafel from Alaska for collecting donated strings from Grass Roots Guitar Co., Music Mart, & Pro Music – all of Fairbanks, Alaska, to be included in our shipments to our soldiers!
  • Kathy Wingert Guitars for her donation of a portion of the proceeds of each new Wingert guitar sold through Guitar Gallery.
  • John Pearse Strings for their generous donation of strings, picks, and books on learning to care for & play guitar.
  • Galloup Guitars for their generous donation of a guitar.
  • Peet’s Coffee for donating 20 lbs of coffee to our troops at Task Force Builder!
  • Bruce Emery of The Skeptical Guitarist book series for his great donation of instructional guitar books!
  • Jake at Kaman Music (Takamine) for coordinating a great deal for us on some new Takamine Guitars for our Troops!
  • Cat Lorenzo of Catherine Lorenzo Designs, for creating our Guitars 4 Troops Logo!
  • Misha at The Music Link for extra consideration when we purchase gear for the troops.
  • The Village Chapel for their generous donation during December 2009. This will enable us to put guitars in the hands of some very appreciative soldiers!
  • Jeremy’s Cherubs, for partnering with us in the Kansas City area!
  • Mel Bay Publishing for donating instructional books for Guitars 4 Troops soldiers who are learning to play.
  • To Laurent Brondel of Laurent Brondel Guitars for donating a portion of the proceeds from the sale of his Macassar Ebony guitar, (see Guitar Gallery Website for this guitar)
  • To Doug Henninger for donating copies of his Earthly Angel’s CD for distribution to our troops
  • Kelly Minter, author, speaker and recording artist for donating copies of her CD’s to our Troops
  • Legacy Learning Systems for donating DVD courses entitled, Learn Guitar with Gibson’s Learn & Master Guitar.
  • Froggy Bottom Guitars, for their generous cash donation for our Troops.
  • To Andy Sammons, at Tin Can Studios, for his generously donated, complete Re-design of our Guitars 4 Troops website.