Thank you for your interest in Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's charitable giving. We are proud to partner with local and national organizations in support of our mission to inspire people to enjoy, love, and conserve the great outdoors. In the past five years alone, together we donated more than $100 million to conservation, community, and outdoor education programs.

We are committed to our role as conservation leaders. We believe in protecting our natural resources, our rights, and in inspiring people to conserve the Great Outdoors. To learn more about Bass Pro Shops' giving priorities and our commitment to conservation and community, please visit

Applying for Support

Thank you for thinking of us as a source of charitable support. Due to limited resources, our contribution decisions are based on an established set of criteria.

  • We focus our support on events and programs that promote passions that are core to Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's.
  • We endeavor to support programs that focus on the following objectives:
    • Conserving wildlife and habitat.
    • Connecting new audiences to the outdoors.
    • Advocating for access and sportsmen’s rights.
    • Supporting military and veterans.
    • Strengthening communities in the Missouri Ozarks.
  • Contributions may be in the form of financial contributions or in the form of Bass Pro Shops or Cabela's brand merchandise and products.
  • As a policy, we do not donate to or sponsor individuals, athletic teams, PTA groups or activities, political figures, organizations, or campaigns.
  • To ensure our company has the appropriate time to plan/prepare donations, requests must be entered at least 60 days before the event. (no exceptions). The earlier you plan the better.

If you feel your event, organization, or community project aligns with those criteria we are happy to consider it for a contribution. Click HERE to complete an application for support.

Support for Local Tournaments and Events

We encourage you to contact the retail store in your area for consideration of these requests.

Click HERE to locate contact information for a retail location near you.