This Is Carolina: Elite military dogs come to aid of ‘wounded warriors’

Published on WMBF News on March 21, 2018 By Meredith Helline, Anchor HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Last week, WMBF aired a special This Is Carolina about a local charity called SOWW, which stands for Special Operations Wounded Warriors. SOWW members and hunters take part annually in a hog hunt called Takin Bacon. It happens […]

This Is Carolina: Retired Army Ranger gets surprise of a lifetime at charitable hunt

Published on WMBF News on March 24, 2018 By Meredith Helline, Anchor HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Navy SEALS, Army Rangers and Green Berets are some of the elitist branches in the military. After years of battle, those warriors are coming home to face another battle – civilian life. But an event hosted under the […]

Waccamaw National Wildlife Refuge joins with Special Operations Wounded Warriors for a great hunt

By Phil Kloer, Public Affairs Specialist ( Feral pigs are widely considered a nuisance species. The wild hogs cause an estimated $1.5 billion in property damage every year all over the United States on both public and private lands, according to the Mississippi State University Center for Resolving Human-Wildlife Conflicts. They are an invasivespecies that can disrupt […]

SOWW Partners With Baden K-9 For To Provide Service Dogs To Special Operators

SOWW is thrilled to partner with our friends in charity, Baden K-9, for the purpose of providing needed service dogs to Special Operators. Baden K-9 is a Christian family operated and owned business which was started over 40 years ago. Baden K-9 provides advanced training including but not limited to service dogs, family protection dogs, […]

Quarterly PTS Retreats with The Elk Institute

SOWW partners once a quarter with Dr. Carrie Elk of the Elk Intitute to provide specialized treatment to Wounded Special Operators with specific needs in the areas related to PTSD. These week long retreats are provided at no cost to the operator and includes room and board. Each retreat is located in varying areas and […]

Axelson Tactical Freedom Tribute Rifle available now at Cabela’s and benefits SOWW

Our friends at Axelson Tactical have partnered with Cabela’s to offer this limited edition Tribute Rifle. A portion of the proceeds from each rifle sold goes to support the mission of SOWW. Check out the video below. You can only purchase this awesome rifle at  

Successful Takin’ Bacon 2017 Completed

After a lot of planning, a lot of work by volunteers and donors… SOWW successfully executed Takin’ Bacon 2017. For the first time in 3 years, Mother Nature finally cooperated, almost too much (too hot) and the week was event free. SOWW welcomed 11 VIPs into our newly opened EVENT CENTER for a week long […]

Washington DC Event Announced

We are thrilled to announce that SOWW will be hosting a very special event in Washington DC on May 14th and 15th, 2015. This event is designed to increase awareness of SOWW and its mission to serve our injured Special Operations Forces. Check out the information below, and if you are in and around the DC […]

Matt Axelson Tribute Rifle Winner Announced

Congratulations to John O. of Ohio for being the winner of the beautiful Matt Axelson Tribute Rifle and Matt Axelson Tribute Knife! We are also thrilled to announce that SOWW now holds the record holder for the largest amount of charitable funds generated by an Axelson Rifle. With your generous donation, we were able to […]

Retired Navy SEAL LT. Jason Redman to Highlight SOWW Dinner & Charity Auction as Guest Speaker

SOWW is happy to announce that retired Navy SEAL, Lt. Jason Redman, will be serving as our guest speaker at our upcoming Wild Game Dinner and Fundraiser on February 7th, 2015. The event will be held at The Crown Reef Conference Center in Myrtle Beach, SC from 5:30pm – 10:00pm. REDMAN BIOGRAPHY Jason Redman was born […]

SOWW to be one of four beneficiaries of the Matt Axelson Tribute Rifle

SOWW is honored to announce that Axelson Tactical is donating one of their Matt Axelson Tribute Rifles. This limited edition rifle is a replica of the one carried by Navy SEAL Matt Axelson who lost his life in the initial phase of Operation Redwings, best portrayed by the book and movie Lone Survivor. SOWW has […]

SOWW Annual Wild Game Dinner to be held at Crown Reef Conference Center in Myrtle Beach on February 7th, 2015

Come join us for a night of food and fun while helping support the mission of SOWW. Enjoy samplings of wild game like boar, bison, venison, turkey, quail, alligator, rattle snake, and other meats while having the chance to bid on great auction items. Items such as hunting packages, pistols, rifles, shotguns, unique military artwork, […]