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Next-generation solutions for mobility, reliability, and lethality.

Oshkosh Defense is a full-service partner throughout the entirety of the product lifecycle – from purchase, to maintenance, training, and everything in between.

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Designing the future of delivery and fleet vehicles.

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Innovating solutions to solve complex problems in the military and delivery vehicle markets

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Enabling those who dedicate their lives to service to accomplish their mission and return home safely.

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Get the latest on Oshkosh Defense contracts, technological advancements, company initiatives, and more — directly from our team.

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At Oshkosh Defense, we believe that being a responsible corporate citizen goes beyond developing and manufacturing exceptional military and delivery vehicles and technology. We are deeply committed to making a positive impact in the communities where we live and operate. We strive to build strong, vibrant, and resilient communities through philanthropic giving, volunteering, and participating in community events. Join us as we collaborate, contribute, and create a brighter future together.


We know that building strong communities helps everyone live better lives. That’s why we are passionate about investing our time, sponsoring events, donating to nonprofit organizations, and getting involved in community activities.


Our team members are encouraged (and may even qualify for Volunteer Time Off) to give back to the community by investing their time in causes that are important to them. Oshkosh Defense partners with a variety of organizations across the globe. We offer our team members a wide range of opportunities to join employee business resource groups including:

  • Young Professionals Network
  • Military Network
  • Women’s Network
  • Pride and Equality Network
  • Intergenerational Network
  • Abilities Network
  • Culture Connect 360 Network


Oshkosh Defense takes great pride in its unwavering commitment to community support. As a company deeply rooted in values of integrity, service, and responsibility, we believe in giving back to the communities in which we operate and where our team members live and work. 

Through various initiatives and partnerships, we actively engage in projects that promote education, environmental sustainability, and social well-being. Our focus extends beyond supporting our troops to encompass the larger community and the people who make it thrive. Whether it’s collaborating with local organizations to improve infrastructure, providing resources to educational institutions, or participating in charitable events, Oshkosh Defense is dedicated to making a positive and lasting impact on the lives of those we serve. Together with our team members and community partners, we strive to build a better, stronger, and more resilient world.

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The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) provides support to military families who have experienced the profound loss of a loved one in service to our nation. Oshkosh Defense fundraises to help TAPS provide survivors with the care, resources, and community to navigate their grief. Our team takes part in community-hosted runs in honor of fallen soldiers annually at the Army Ten Miler event.

Person snowboarding at a Move United Sport event.

Move United Sport’s mission is to transform the lives of individuals with disabilities through the power of sports. Oshkosh Defense has raised funds for Move United Sport since 2011 to help each person unlock their full potential and foster inclusivity by providing opportunities for people of all abilities to thrive.

House with the porch light on.

The Fisher House Foundation / Fisher House Wisconsin provides vital support to military and veteran families during times of medical crisis. Through Oshkosh Defense’s support since 2012, they’ve helped create a welcoming home away from home for families, allowing them to stay together and find comfort and support while their loved ones receive critical medical care.

The Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) supports the educational well-being of military-connected children. They understand the unique challenges these students face due to frequent relocations and the demands of military life. Through the partnership with Oshkosh Defense since 2011, MCEC is able to provide resources, training, and programs that empower schools, educators, and parents in fostering a nurturing learning environment for military children.

Old Glory Honor Flight’s mission is to honor and express gratitude to military veterans. They provide transformative journeys for veterans, allowing them to visit the memorials in Washington, D.C., that stand in tribute to their courage and dedication. Oshkosh Defense’s partnership since 2011 has helped to send more deserving veterans to D.C. to get the recognition and welcome home they truly deserve. Each year, Oshkosh Defense team members serve as guardians on a flight.

Female troop sitting on the steps.

USO Wisconsin commits to supporting and uplifting the lives of our service members and their families. Oshkosh Defense’s support since 2011 of USO Wisconsin helps them enhance our service members’ quality of life, boost morale, and provide a sense of community.

United Through Reading is an organization dedicated to fostering connections and strengthening the bond between deployed military personnel and their families. Their innovative program enables deployed service members to record videos of themselves reading stories to their children or loved ones back home. Oshkosh Defense has provided support since 2018 to help United Through Reading connect more families with their deployed loved ones.

Child holdiing a heart shape in their hand.

Tuesday’s Children is a remarkable nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting individuals and families impacted by terrorism. They provide long-term healing, support, and resilience to those directly affected by these tragedies. Oshkosh Defense team members have been volunteering at local Tuesday’s Children events since 2020 to further their mission.

National Guard youth troops.

The National Guard Educational Foundation’s (NGEF) goal is to tell the Guard’s story and relies solely on charitable donations to carry out its mission. The purpose of NGEF is to achieve an awareness of the rich heritage and continuing contributions of the National Guard of the United States through a rich programmatic portfolio.


Through the Oshkosh Corporation Foundation, Oshkosh Defense provides 501(3)c nonprofit organizations with financial support through grants. Areas of focus include:

  • Basic Needs & Self-Sufficiency
  • Youth Mentorship
  • Oshkosh Family Excellence
  • Industry-Connected Nonprofits
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From Touch-a-Truck to STEAM events and more, our team members love representing Oshkosh Defense in the communities we’re part of. Whether you are looking for a hands-on activity, speaker for your classroom, or an Oshkosh Defense vehicle at your event, we’d love to help!