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National Rifle Association Announces Daniel Defense as Friends of NRA 2016 Corporate Sponsor


NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA

Incorporated 1871
11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22030 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 18, 2016
Contact: nragomedia@nrahq.org; (703) 267-1595

National Rifle Association Announces Daniel Defense as Friends of NRA 2016 Corporate Sponsor

FAIRFAX, Va. — The National Rifle Association announces Daniel Defense as the Guardian Level Sponsor of its Friends of NRA program for the third consecutive year. Created in 2009, Friends of NRA’s National Corporate Sponsor program allows companies to support Second Amendment enthusiasts and the shooting sports on a national scale.

"We are proud to continue our support of Friends of NRA in 2016. This partnership continues to grow and is a great opportunity for Daniel Defense to help support the NRA's efforts,” said Bill Robinson, Daniel Defense Director of US Sales. “I encourage everyone to get out and attend one of their local events. You won’t be disappointed."

Friends of NRA is a NRA grassroots fundraising program that fosters community involvement to organize and localized events for firearms enthusiasts. All net proceeds from Friends of NRA events are allocated to The NRA Foundation, America’s leading charitable organization in support of the shooting sports. NRA Foundation grants provide qualified local, state, and national shooting sports programs with funds to involve and inspire a new generation of competitive shooters.

Through Daniel Defense and the other 2016 National Corporate Sponsors, The NRA Foundation can support national NRA programs like Eddie Eagle GunSafe, a firearm accident prevention program for pre-k through fourth grade students, and Women On Target, an introduction to firearm handling clinic by women and for women.

Visit Friends of NRA at www.friendsofnra.org. For sponsorship inquiries contact John DaSilva, Director of Industry Partnerships at jdasilva@nrahq.org or (703) 267-1356.

About the National Rifle Association
Established in 1871, the National Rifle Association is America’s oldest civil rights and sportsmen’s group. Five million members strong, NRA continues its mission to uphold Second Amendment rights and is the leader in forearm education and training for law-abiding gun owners, law enforcement and the military. Visit http:///nra.org.

About Daniel Defense
President and CEO, Marty Daniel founded Daniel Defense at the turn of the 21st century. From its humble beginnings as a start-up company, creating rails and accessories for the AR-15 platform in small batches, Daniel Defense has grown exponentially over the last decade, and is now known for its premium line of rifles and firearms accessories. Now with two locations and a combined 137,000 square feet of available manufacturing space, Daniel Defense looks forward to continued growth, as well as the opportunity to better serve their customers. For more information, visit www.danieldefense.com

About The NRA Foundation
Established in 1990, The NRA Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that raises tax-deductible contributions in support of a wide range of firearm-related public interest activities of the National Rifle Association of America and other organizations that defend and foster the Second Amendment rights of all law-abiding Americans. These activities are designed to promote firearm and hunting safety, to enhance marksmanship skills of those participating in the shootings sports, and to educate the general public about firearms in their historic, technological, and artistic context.  More information about The NRA Foundation can be found online at www.nrafoundation.org.

 

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