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WHAT PROGRAMS DO WE HAVE?​

Veteran Family Relief and Assistance​

When our Veterans or their loved ones encounter hardships, we seek to provide support through these challenging moments. Lending a helping hand during a hard time can lend a ray of hope through life’s trials and tribulations.

Flight Scholarship Program

The “GUNS” Garin Memorial Foundation flight scholarship program serves to inspire and empower youth to pursue a career in aviation. We are committed to providing aid for youth within the Carolinas through scholarship and grant opportunities.

Annual Golf Tournament Featuring Michael Thompson​

Our culminating event every year is the “GUNS” Garin Memorial Golf Tournament and Auction hosted by PGA Tour Player Michael Thompson. Our third annual event will be occurring on October 17th, 2022 at Fort Jackson Golf Club.

Local Education and Outreach

The “GUNS” Garin Memorial Foundation has the unique opportunity to support veteran families and sponsor aviation development in partnership with PGA professional Michael Thompson. Michael helps develop these opportunities for our foundation by hosting the annual golf tournament and auction, this serves as a catalyst for veterans and their families to connect with our foundation.