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Sep 08, 2016, 14:48 ET What to Do with Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters

 Firearms owners who have seen their stored ammunition submerged by flood waters in areas across the U.S. are probably wondering if that...


Oct 08, 2015, 09:17 ET Project ChildSafe Unites With Fish & Wildlife Agencies Across U.S. in Urging Americans to Hunt "S.A.F.E." This Fall

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) and nearly 30 state fish and wildlife agencies have joined forces in encouraging Americans to "Hunt...


Sep 14, 2015, 08:00 ET DOJ Awards $2.4 Million Grant to NSSF's Project ChildSafe

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF®) announced today that it has been awarded a two-year, $2.4 million grant by the U.S. Department...


Oct 30, 2014, 15:19 ET Hunters' Venison Donations Provide 11 Million Meals to People in Need

 For food banks nationwide, acquiring protein is a challenge because of the high cost of meat. Fortunately during hunting season, hunters help...


Sep 22, 2014, 08:00 ET NSSF Infographic: The Changing Face of Today's Target Shooter

A new infographic issued by the National Shooting Sports Foundation tells the story, at a glance, of the growing number of new target shooting...


Sep 12, 2014, 11:06 ET Connecticut State Police and National Shooting Sports Foundation to Promote Firearm Safety at The Big E

 At the Eastern States Exposition, Connecticut State Police and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) will work cooperatively to...


May 19, 2014, 15:40 ET NSSF Urges Target Shooters and Hunters to Help Prevent Wildfires

The cost of fighting wildfires will increase by nearly $500 million this year, according to new federal study, bringing the annual total to $1.8...


Feb 17, 2014, 11:10 ET Chicago, Detroit & Flint Campaign Targets Illegal Gun Purchases

As part of its multi-year, ongoing national effort to help prevent illegal "straw" purchases of firearms, the National Shooting Sports...


Nov 12, 2013, 10:54 ET Cabela's Partners With NSSF And Project ChildSafe To Promote Firearm Safety

 The National Shooting Sports Foundation and Cabela's Inc., the World's Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, today...


Sep 26, 2013, 17:55 ET NSSF Urges Americans to Hunt "S.A.F.E." with New Campaign

NSSF Looks to Fall Hunting Seasons to Continue Promoting Firearm Safety at Home, in the Field and at the Range As the nation observes National...


Sep 23, 2013, 11:52 ET National Poll: Majority of Americans Support Renewed Federal Funding for Project ChildSafe

As Law Enforcement Agencies Increase Requests for Project ChildSafe Safety Kits and Gun Locks, Supply Can Only Meet One-Third of the Demand A...


Aug 21, 2013, 08:51 ET NSSF Releases 'Proud to Be a Firearms Owner' Pocket Card

 With its new "Proud to Be a Firearms Owner" pocket card, the National Shooting Sports Foundation is arming the nation's 100 million gun owners...


Aug 08, 2013, 17:30 ET NSSF Infographic: Gun Crimes Plummet Even As Gun Sales Rise

The National Shooting Sports Foundation has released a new infographic designed to counter the false impression many Americans have that...


Jul 24, 2013, 12:40 ET NSSF and USA Shooting Team Up To Promote Firearm Safety

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) and USA Shooting today announced the two organizations will begin working cooperatively to promote...


Jul 11, 2013, 10:34 ET Introducing 'Where To Shoot' for iOS and Android; Find Ranges Near You

 The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®) has released Where To Shoot, a mobile app now available for iPhone, iPad and...


Jul 10, 2013, 11:19 ET Ten Tips For Firearm Safety In Your Home

 As part of its "S.A.F.E. Summer" campaign to focus attention on the importance of safe and responsible firearm handling and storage, the...


Jun 17, 2013, 12:24 ET NSSF Launches New Project ChildSafe Website

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) has launched a new Project ChildSafe website as part of its "S.A.F.E. Summer" campaign. The new...


Jun 13, 2013, 14:14 ET NSSF Announces $200,000 in Grants for Collegiate Target Shooting

The National Shooting Sports Foundation invites public and private colleges to apply for a total of $200,000 in grants through its Collegiate...


Jun 05, 2013, 12:01 ET NSSF Announces S.A.F.E. Summer To Promote Firearms Safety

 The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) is kicking off a "S.A.F.E. Summer" effort to focus attention on the importance of safe firearm...


May 24, 2013, 11:48 ET NSSF Poster Urges Wildfire Prevention

 With the fire outlook in the West already being called severe, the National Shooting Sports Foundation is getting the jump on reminding target...


Mar 12, 2013, 16:15 ET Bridgeport Promotes Gun Safety with NSSF®'s Project ChildSafe® Program in Regional Initiative with Waterbury, Stratford and Fairfield

Mayor Bill Finch and the chief executives of Waterbury, Stratford and Fairfield today launched the National Shooting Sports Foundation's Project...


Sep 24, 2012, 15:56 ET Outdoor Channel Returns as SHOT Show® Pinnacle Sponsor

For the third year in a row, Outdoor Channel, America's leader in outdoor TV, has committed to a Pinnacle-level sponsorship for the Shooting,...


Apr 19, 2012, 09:00 ET Firearms Industry Helps Lead Economic Recovery; New Study Shows Growth in Jobs, Taxes Paid and Sales

At a breakfast briefing earlier today, the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting...


Apr 18, 2012, 18:00 ET Firearms Industry Honors Senator and Representative as 2011 Legislators of the Year

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting sports industry, honored...


Apr 10, 2012, 17:04 ET EPA Denies Anti-Hunting Group's Latest Petition to Ban Traditional Ammunition

NSSF Calls Upon Congress to Pass the 'Hunting, Fishing and Recreational Shooting Sports Protection Act'  The Environmental Protection...