HONORING GOD, COUNTRY, AND FAMILIES WHO SERVE

GMR Annouces Limited Edition Coins Honoring Chris Kyle

GMR Annouces Limited Edition Coins Honoring Chris Kyle Global Monetary Reserve, the nation’s leading precious metals firm, has consistently been a good friend and partner to the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation from its very inception and we’re excited to announce that they are now offering the .999 fine silver proof quality original Chris Kyle flag coin, encasement only. These coins are offered without the signature card and only 5,000 of these coins were minted. These coins are offered at a price point designed to ensure that all CKFF supporters can own this special legacy piece—and hopefully pass Chris Kyle’s story down to each succeeding generation, keeping alive the story of his bravery, courage, and selfless service. PURCHASE HERE All GMR coins are officially authorized by CKFF and issued in limited release to protect their long-term value to the discerning collector and passionate patriot. This first flag coin was released on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 2015 to honor our veterans and mark the one-year anniversary of the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation. We hope that as you collect and preserve these coins, each a miniature work of art, that you’ll share Chris Kyle’s story. The most lethal sniper in American history, Chris repeatedly put his life on the line to protect his fellow troops in battle, earning two Silver Stars and five Bronze Stars for his unsurpassed valor and courage under fire. After returning home to Texas, Chris continued his life of service by finding ways to connect with and serve his fellow veterans. The Chris Kyle Frog Foundation was launched after his death to honor the vision he and his wife Taya had begun to work on in... Read More

Chris Kyle Frog Foundation to Honor Those Who Serve at the Chris Kyle Birthday Bash

Chris Kyle Frog Foundation to Honor Those Who Serve at the Chris Kyle Birthday Bash Warner Bros. to gift DVDs along with previously announced $150,000 donation to the foundation. More than 200 Texas military and first responder couples to experience a special “Date Night Out” featuring veteran, country music star and TV personality Craig Morgan. Midlothian, Texas (March 29, 2016) – The Chris Kyle Frog Foundation, dedicated to serving military and first responders through meaningful interactive experiences that enrich family relationships will be celebrating the life of Navy Seal Chris Kyle at Dallas’ famed Gilley’s on April 9, 2016. The event, which takes place the day after Chris Kyle’s birthday, is the launch of the foundation’s “Date Night Out” programming for military and first responder couples and will be supported by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Warner Bros.). The evening, a gift from the foundation to families who serve, will include special salutes from Chris Kyle Frog Foundation Executive Director Taya Kyle and entertainment by veteran, country music star and TV personality Craig Morgan. In addition, the foundation will present its 2016 Chris Kyle Birthday Grants to organizations that have a deep commitment to serving the children of military and first responder families. The 2016 Chris Kyle Birthday Grants recipients include Camp Southern Ground ($100,000), Camp COPE ($25,000) and the Erik Hite Foundation ($25,000). These grants further the foundation’s mission of enriching family relationships by focusing on children. This is a natural complement to Chris Kyle Frog Foundation’s programming that focuses on military and first responder marriages. “Chris’ birthday is an opportunity for us to honor his open and generous heart through many gifts to our constituents,” said Taya Kyle. “Not only are we blessed... Read More

Warner Bros. Supports CKFF Indy 500 Veterans Pitcrew

Warner Bros. Supports CKFF Indy 500 Veterans Pitcrew MARCH 13, 2016 – ST PETERSBURG, FL: PIRTEK Team Murray and the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation have created a unique program that will see six military service veterans and first responders from across North America molded into a pit crew for this year’s 100th Indianapolis 500 celebrations in May. Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) worked with Team Murray and the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation to create the concept and WBHE will be using the pit crew program to launch American Sniper: The Chris Kyle Commemorative Edition Blu-ray on May 3. The pit crew will be housed in Indianapolis for the 10 days leading up to the event and will be trained and coached by some of the sport’s leading fitness and movement professionals, including Pit Fit’s Jim Leo. Training complete, they will then be the entry crewing the PIRTEK Team Murray #61 Chevrolet entry into the TAG Heuer Pit Crew Challenge on Coors Lite Carb Day, Friday May 27, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The program was officially launched today by Kyle’s wife and PIRTEK Team Murray ambassador – Taya Kyle – at the Firestone Grand Prix of St Petersburg in Florida, the opening round of the Verizon IndyCar Series. Taya, the wife of Chris Kyle and best selling author of American Wife, was joined by PIRTEK Team Murray founder, Brett “Crusher” Murray, driver of the #61 PIRTEK Team Murray Chevrolet, Matt Brabham and former Navy SEAL, David Rutherford, who was announced as the first member of the CK Crew. Rutherford, who is based in Florida, served eight years in the Naval Special Warfare Community, leaving the services in... Read More

Chris Kyle Frog Foundation Grants $300,000 to Nonprofits Serving Military and First Responder Families

Midlothian, Texas (December 30, 2015) – The Chris Kyle Frog Foundation, dedicated to serving military and first responders through meaningful interactive experiences that enrich family relationships, today announced its 2015 Holiday Grant recipients. A total of $300,000 was presented to nine nonprofit organizations around the country that reflect the foundation’s goal of building a community of thriving, resilient military and first responder families. “We recognize the complexity and range of issues that military and first responders face,” said Taya Kyle, executive director, Chris Kyle Frog Foundation. “Our hope with these grants is to make a positive impact for these liked-minded organizations so that together, as a community, we can provide real solutions that make a long-term difference.” $100,000 Grant Recipient Camp Southern Ground is the passion project of Grammy winning musician Zac Brown. Its mission is to operate a camp to allow children to overcome academic, social and emotional difficulties so they may reach their full potential and provide the tools necessary to achieve excellence in all facets of their lives. The foundation’s partnership with Camp Southern Ground and the Boot Campaign brings the joys of summer camp to military families while encouraging all children to embrace patriotism and better appreciate America’s military community. $50,000 Grants Recipient Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S) was organized in 1984 and today its membership of 30,000 families includes spouses, children, parents, siblings, significant others, and affected co-workers of officers killed in the line of duty. C.O.P.S. has more than 50 chapters nationwide that work with survivors at the grass-roots level to ensure that surviving families are supported in their efforts to build a life... Read More

Chris Kyle Frog Foundation Brings American Airlines On Board as Airline Sponsor

Midlothian, Texas (December 23, 2015) – The Chris Kyle Frog Foundation, dedicated to serving military and first responders through meaningful interactive experiences that enrich family relationships, is honored to recognize American Airlines as the foundation’s airline sponsor. American is providing 1,000,000 AAdvantage® miles to the foundation in support of its Revitalization Retreats, which represent a unique opportunity for military and first responder families to downshift from the intensity of mission-focused life of service and reconnect. Retreats range from quiet countryside weekends to rock star events. “Through this generous donation of miles, American Airlines is making it possible for us to provide the best experience possible for our Revitalization Retreat couples,” said Taya Kyle, executive director, Chris Kyle Frog Foundation. American Airlines has a strong history of participating in a variety of military charities that work to support the military, veterans, and their families. “This is a best-in-class sponsor who shares our commitment to men and women in uniform. We are humbled by their support,” added Kyle. About The Chris Kyle Frog Foundation The Chris Kyle Frog Foundation, www.chriskylefrogfoundation.org, is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to serving military and first responders through meaningful interactive experiences that enrich family relationships. Founded and led by Taya Kyle, Chris’s wife, the foundation is entrusted to shepherd a community where the successes and struggles of these families can be shared. Its programs and partners reflect the service excellence that these individuals and families provide in service to their communities and country. About American Airlines Group American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) is the holding company for American Airlines. Together with regional partners operating as American... Read More

Jeep to Honor Chris Kyle Launched at SEMA

Jeep to Honor Chris Kyle Launched at SEMA Taya Kyle, the wife of American Sniper, Chris Kyle has today launched a special edition Jeep Wrangler in her husband’s honor at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. The Chris Kyle “The Legend” Jeep range has been developed by McKinney, Texas company, Complete Customs and will be available for sale through select Jeep Dealers in North America. “Complete Customs came to us with this concept of producing a Jeep in Chris’ honor and when we heard the interest that being shown by project partners and the Jeep dealers, we were seriously amazed,” said Taya Kyle. “The vehicle had to be a reflection of Chris’ love of the outdoors and allow us to raise awareness of the activities of the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation with veteran and first responder families.” The Chris Kyle “The Legend” Jeep has been built to be the ultimate outdoor recreation 4×4 and will look just as tough cruising the streets as in the great outdoors. “This is more than just a project for the Complete Customs team – we’re bringing two American Legends together – Chris Kyle and the Jeep Wrangler – you can’t get much more American than that,” said Shaun Freilich, owner of Complete Customs. “It is a labor of love for our team. As soon as Taya started talking to us, we knew there was a lot more to this story than what has been well documented. “The Chris Kyle “The Legend” Jeeps give us the opportunity to produce a kickass custom 4×4 but also give back to the community through the work of the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation and what it... Read More