Dave Hintz and his team of Hides for Heroes volunteers donated $10,000 in 2017 to Wounded Warriors In Action, which provides support and resources to veterans.

Pictured left to right: Purple Heart recipient and Iraqi War veteran Matt Tennessen representing Wounded Warriors In Action Foundation, Weyauwega Fremont High School FFA teacher Sandra Dykes, WFHS high school and FFA members Kyle Loehrke and Katelyn Loehrke, and Wisconsin Conservation Warden Jeff Knorr.

Hides For Heroes reaches goal

Donates $10,000 to Wounded Warriors In Action Foundation

Miller Brewing presented a check for $10,000 to Waupaca Foundry employee Dave Hintz for his work with Hides For Heroes. Hintz and Weyauwega Fremont High School students and FFA members Katelyn and Kyle Loehrke collected deer hides during the 2016 hunting season. All money raised from the sale of the hides and donations was given to Wounded Warriors In Action. Donation sites were located throughout Central Wisconsin and at Waupaca Foundry iron casting manufacturing plants.