SPONSORS & PARTNERS
Our SPONSORING Partners
The AARP of Arizona is our primary sponsor and strategic partner in this Age Disrupting Adventure. Dana Kennedy, Director of AARP AZ, Alex Juarez, Communications Director AARP AZ, and many others in their Phoenix office have moved mountains for us and continue to make this project the amazing success that it is so far. We here at GCHH.org are proud to acknowledge our collaborative efforts with ALL the AARP state offices currently assisting us and the AARP organization in general.
Terry's mission is to continue to introduce revolutionary natural products that will improve the health of America. He has accumulated a wealth of experience and knowledge in the field of health and nutrition, which he shares with others through radio, podcasts, educational webinars, and personal speaking engagements. Having experienced the life-changing effect of proper nutrition, exercise, and effective natural medicines himself, he is eager to help others meet their personal and health goals as well.
North American Herb and Spice was founded in 1999 by Judy Kay Gray, MS with the idea that nourishment from raw whole foods is the key to maintaining optimal health. Today those founding ideals serve as the foundation for more than 130 unique products, formulations that are highly nourishing and naturally powerful. Throughout the years North American Herb and Spice has exemplified quality in all the ingredients used to formulate its products.
Backbone Media has generously supported our efforts by facilitating our sponsorship with Globalstar.
Globalstar has generously donated the satellite tracking equipment that allows us all to see where Mike is at all times and provides him with an emergency safety protocol.
Top of Georgia Hiking Center
Top of Georgia Hiking Center is an amazing resource as a hiker hostel but is so much more. Bob and his team provide much needed emotional and philosophical support to the hikers that pass through at a critical time when over 30% of them are ready to quit.
Richard Anderson is one of the most experienced and knowlegable guides in the southern region of the Appalachian Trail. Anyone wanting to enhance their experience with a through hike or section hike should contact Richard at (404) 408-2524.
Gooder Grove Adventure Hostel
Zen Gooder at the Gooder Grove Adventure Hostel operates more than just a hiker hostel. He conducts many customized hiking adventures, provides transportation to and from the trail heads of the Appalachian Trail near Franklin, NC, and helps hikers with any issue they may have.
My Mechanic Maintenance & Repair
My Mechanic Maintenance & Repair is a family run operation in Tucson, AZ with the unique distinction of being founded and developed by its many satisfied costumers who were in search of honest and effective vehicle service. They also donated the primary mission support vehicle for the “I Hike with Mike” project.
Montana Harvest Natural Food Store
Montana Harvest is owned by Mike Fagan and it’s employees and costumers are a large part of this Age Disrupting Adventure. Montana Harvest provides the food and supplements for Mike’s daily needs and for many seniors in and around Billings, MT.
Southwestern Connections Inc. designs and develops building structures using re-purposed materials such as shipping containers and CUBITS. SCI is a proud supporter of the “I Hike with Mike” project and also owes its existence to a business incubation project sponsored by GCHH.org.
At their core, BA wants to inspire you to get outside and find the same appreciation for the backcountry they have. They're a small company with the mountains just minutes from their office. They test product in these mountains and make gear that you can trust when you’re out there.
Gossamer Gear is a small, passionate company whose mission is to improve your experience with backpacking with the best ultralight products. They take pride in creating some of the most innovative gear on the market while teaching and advocating for lightweight backpacking. They live to create and produce products that will further enhance your enjoyment on the trail by lightening your load. Take less. Do more.