MidwayUSA Foundation is proud to announce the payout of over $4.6 million in cash grants to over 950 youth shooting programs, including youth shooting teams and organizations. Since MidwayUSA Foundation’s inception, cash grants paid to support youth shooting programs total over $55 Million. This latest grant cycle paid an average of $4,246 per youth shooting team. Many youth shooting teams rely on these funds to pay for ammunition, targets, entry fees, travel, safety equipment, and more.
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The leading advocate for youth shooting sports, MidwayUSA Foundation, recently held its first event at NSSF’s 2023 SHOT Show. Over 100 supporters gathered on Wednesday, January 18, for a reception to share ways the industry can support youth shooting sports. In attendance were corporate and industry partners, top youth shooting athletes, and guest speakers, Larry and Brenda Potterfield. “Having been to many events at SHOT Show over the years, I felt MidwayUSA Foundation knocked it out of the park. It was great to hear young shooting athletes share their stories and be recognized,” said Jon Zinnel of Federal Premium, CCI, Remington, & HEVI-Shot Ammunition.
Each year, youth shooting teams and organizations that hold an endowment with MidwayUSA Foundation are eligible to apply for a cash grant. MidwayUSA Foundation is currently accepting cash grant applications through December 15. Cash grants can assist with the long list of expenses shooting teams incur throughout their season and beyond, including ammo, targets, range […]
Preserving the future of shooting sports means providing a variety of assets to young shooters, including mentors, ranges, and funding. Recently, MidwayUSA Foundation offered all three to air rifle and air pistol shooters at an Air Gun Training Camp held in Fort Wayne, Indiana at the impressive X Count facility. Young shooting athletes received expert […]
MidwayUSA Foundation recently held its biannual Board of Directors meeting in Marengo, Ohio,during Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation’s National Championships. Throughout the week, MidwayUSA Foundation’s board members were able to see thousands of young athletes compete at the highest level in all shooting disciplines. This meeting also welcomed a new member to the board. Aaron Mazer, […]
Columbia, MO – For the second year, MidwayUSA Foundation has provided cash grants to help train more youth shooting sports coaches. This year, 54 cash grants have been awarded for a total payout of $250,000. This Coach Training Grant Program further proves the impact of MidwayUSA Foundation and its commitment to change the future of […]
Columbia, MO – Tippmann Arms has stepped up to support youth shooting sports through a MidwayUSA Foundation sponsorship. “Here at Tippmann Arms, we are excited to be sponsors of the MidwayUSA Foundation, which has an incredible program supporting our next generation shooters,” says Dennis Tippmann Jr, President of Tippmann Arms. “MidwayUSA Foundation fits with our […]
Columbia, MO – Giving Tuesday, the global day of giving that falls after Black Friday and Cyber Monday, was once again the biggest day of the year for MidwayUSA Foundation. The public charity that helps fund thousands of youth shooting teams brought in $221,313 on November 30, surpassing their goal to raise $200,000. The funds […]