Education/Safety News

May 4, 2018

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NSSF Welcomes Georgia USA as 2018 Industry Summit Silver Sponsor


NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to add the Georgia Department of Economic Development as a Silver Sponsor of its 2018 Industry Summit[1]. This annual event takes place this year June 4-6 at the Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa on Hilton

May 4, 2018

NSSF Expels Dick’s Sporting Goods


NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting sports industries, Board of Governors today unanimously voted to expel Dick’s Sporting Goods from membership for conduct detrimental to the best interests of the Foundation.

Dick’s Sporting Goods recently hired a Washington D.C.-based government affairs firm, for “[l]obbying related to gun control.”...

April 26, 2018

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Cabela’s Outdoor Fund $50,000 Grant Will Provide Free Project ChildSafe Gun Locks to State Agencies


NEWTOWN, Conn. — Thanks to a generous $50,000 grant from the Cabela’s Outdoor Fund, the National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®) will provide its Project ChildSafe® gun locks and firearm safety education materials to state departments of natural resources to promote secure storage of firearms to students in hunter education classes

April 20, 2018

Victory Range & Armory’s Range Earns Second NSSF Five-Star Rating


NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearms industry trade association, is pleased to announce that it has awarded its highest Five-Star rating for range excellence to Victory Range & Armory’s[1] (VRA’s) New Castle, Indiana, location. The company’s Vandalia, Ohio, range was awarded NSSF’s Five-Star range rating[2] in 2017.

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Victory Range & Armory’s (VRA’s) New Castle, Indiana, location.“We’ve