For immediate release | December 13, 2021
The Independence Fund Signs on as Silver Sponsor of 7th Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic
NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearm industry, is pleased to announce that The Independence Fund has agreed to support the 7th Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic at the Silver sponsorship level. The Independence Fund is an organization that focuses on assisting our nation’s catastrophically wounded Veterans, their Caregivers, and Families.
“The NSSF/HAVA Golf classic closely aligns with the goals of The Independence Fund, ” said Chris Dolnack, NSSF Senior Vice President and Chief Customer Officer. “We are grateful for their support to help ensure our seventh annual golf tournament will enjoy the success of our previous outings, thereby continuing to provide much-needed funding for our recovering soldiers.”
“We’re thrilled to be a part of the golf tournament and we love working with HAVA on events year-round,” said Phil Limauge, Veteran Programs Director for The Independence Fund. “This sponsorship is another great opportunity for us to be involved with HAVA and to meet great people from the shooting industry”
The NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic, now in its seventh year, raises money to support disabled veterans with their healing process through guided hunts, target shooting events and other outdoor sports activities. HAVA is Honored American Veterans Afield, a 501(c)(3) organization formed by companies in the shooting and outdoor industry.
The 2022 7th Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic will be held Sunday, January 16, two days before the opening of the 2022 SHOT Show®. Registration is open for individuals and four-member firearm industry teams. Individual entries are $200 and four-person team entries are $600. All entries include transportation to and from the outing, golf cart rental, course fees, course balls, breakfast, lunch and participant gifts. Prizes will be awarded for high team and individuals at the event’s conclusion. For more information and to register for this important event, visit www.shotshow.org/golf.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event. To discover how sponsoring the NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic can benefit both you and our veterans, contact Chris Tatulli, NSSF Senior Director, Exhibit & Sponsorship Sales, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 203-426-1320 ext. 214.
NSSF is the trade association for the firearm industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of thousands of manufacturers, distributors, firearm retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations and publishers nationwide. For more information, visit nssf.org.
HAVA is a 501(c)(3) organization formed by companies in the shooting and outdoor industry with the purpose of raising awareness and further assisting disabled veterans with their healing process through guided hunts, shooting events and other outdoor sports activities. To learn more about HAVA, visit www.honoredveterans.org.