By Kyle Jillson | August 29 2014 13:30

$10,000 grant to NRA Foundation to aid in equipment and training for NRA hunter education program

Colorado's Junior Youth Hunter Education Challenge team arrives in New Mexico

Fairfax, Virginia – The NRA Foundation recently received a generous grant from the Houston Safari Club to support the Youth Hunter Education Challenge, our program for advanced outdoor skills and safety training for young hunters.

"The NRA Foundation is grateful for the partnership and continued support of Houston Safari Club. Houston Safari Club's grant will allow the continued growth and enhancement of the YHEC program for the next generation of hunters," stated Wayne Sheets, Executive Director, The NRA Foundation.

More on the Houston Safari Club's donation to YHEC ...

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