26th Year of Helping Kids Achieve Dreams | Mia’s Motivations

American Legion Set for 26th Year of Helping Kids Achieve Dreams in the Shooting Sports Excitement builds for the American Legion as they are about to conduct their 26th Annual Junior 3-Position Air Rifle National Championships at USA Shooting’s Range in Colorado Springs, Colorado, July 19-23. The American Legion has supported youth sports programs for decades,…

Creating Confident Responsible Youngsters – NRA YHEC Program

Are you looking for a way to get your child off the couch, outside, learning, becoming a responsible young citizen? Learn more about the NRA Youth Hunter Education Challenge. ~Mia First Light: NRA Youth Hunter Education Challenge by Jon Draper – Monday, January 11, 2016 Casey’s gaze was steady. Her form exemplary. Raising and drawing…

Youth Shooting Sports Receives $60,000 in Support

Potterfields Donate Over $60,000 to Support Youth Shooting Sports COLUMBIA, MO – Larry and Brenda Potterfield, owners of MidwayUSA, recently donated $61,178 to the MidwayUSA Foundation to benefit youth shooting sports. This donation stems from a matching program offered by the MidwayUSA Foundation and is further proof of their commitment to provide sustainable financial support to youth…

SSSF Donates $44,000 to Scholastic Pistol Program Teams

SSSF Donates $44,000 to MidwayUSA Foundation for Scholastic Pistol Program Teams SAN ANTONIO, Texas (October 20, 2014) – Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF) made contributions totaling $44,000 last week to the MidwayUSA Foundation, Inc. endowment accounts of 14 Scholastic Pistol Program (SPP) teams. The teams earned the endowment funds while competing in the Massachusetts State SPP Match…

Four athletes earn positions on USA National Junior Team

SCTP Shooters Compete in International Disciplines COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (August 6, 2014) — Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) shooters got a taste of Olympic-style shooting at the 2014 SCTP National Team Championships for International Disciplines at the International Shooting Park near Colorado Springs, CO. Competitor numbers for the July 24-29 event doubled last year’s totals.…

New Executive Director of Kids & Clays Foundation

Evergreen Park, Illinois (July 31, 2014) – Bill Keyser, president of Kids & Clays Foundation benefitting Ronald McDonald House Charities, is pleased to announce the appointment of Doug Jeanneret as its Executive Director of the Foundation. “The Board of Directors went through an extensive process to search for the most qualified candidate to lead the Foundation…

Olympic medalist Kim Rhode to Serve as Honorary Fundraising Chairperson for SSSF

Kim Rhode to Serve as Honorary Fundraising Chairperson for SSSF  Five-time Olympic medalist is Scholastic Clay Target Program Alumna  MAUMEE, Ohio (August 1, 2014) — Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF) is pleased to announce that Olympic Gold Medalist Kim Rhode will serve as its Honorary Fundraising Chairperson for 2014-2015. Kim is an alumna of the…