Winchester Reaches Milestone for Contributions to NRA

EAST ALTON, Ill. –Winchester® Ammunition was recently honored as a George Washington-level partner in the National Rifle Association’s Ring of Freedom Corporate Partners Program for surpassing the $500,000 corporate donation level.

To commemorate this achievement, the NRA presented Winchester Ammunition with a Corporate Partners plaque at the recent NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits in Pittsburgh. Reaching the mark cements Winchester Ammunition as a leader in supporting the NRA.

“We’re committed to continuing our support of the NRA and the shooting sports industry,” said Brett Flaugher, Winchester Ammunition vice president of marketing and sales. “The NRA is a voice for millions of firearms owners, and we’re proud to be one of only 16 corporations to reach this milestone in the NRA’s Ring of Freedom.”

The NRA’s Ring of Freedom is the organization’s premier donor recognition society. Winchester Ammunition is the only ammunition manufacturer to reach the George Washington level of sponsorship, which is reserved for partners that have contributed between $500,000 and $999,999 to the NRA.

For more information about the NRA, visit www.nra.org.

To learn more about Winchester Ammunition and its complete line of products visit www.winchester.com.

Winchester is Proud to be a Leader in the Shooting Sports

Winchester® Ammunition pledged $500,000 to permanently endow the NRA’s Marksmanship Qualification Program, thus becoming the exclusive sponsor of the officially renamed Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification Program.

The Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification Program is a self-paced shooting development program.  Open to adults and youngsters alike, the program measures an individual’s shooting proficiency against established par scores in 13 courses of fire across three disciplines: pistol, rifle and shotgun.

By supporting the Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification Program, Winchester is providing everyone the chance to explore the benefits that hunting and shooting sports have to offer.

To learn more about the Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification Program, please call 800-672-3888 ext. 1505 or visit www.nrahq.org/youth.

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