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Support SSSF on #GivingTuesday!

By supporting SSSF with a tax-deductible donation on #GivingTuesday - November 28, you are supporting youth development through the shooting sports through our nation-wide network of teams involved in the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) and Scholastic Action Shooting Program (SASP)! Here are 5 easy ways to support youth in the shooting sports today!
  1. Become a Supporting Member By joining the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation as a Supporting Member you are part of the great movement of youth development through the shooting sports! Memberships start at as little as $40 annually and include a membership card, Supporting Member decal and other benefits. As a special one-time offer, the first 500 members to join as Supporting Members will receive a limited edition Browning knife set and be commemorated as part of the SSSF 500 Club!
  2. Donate to our Scholarship Fund In 2017 the SSSF awarded nearly $100,000 to young adults in the SCTP and SASP to assist with college education. SSSF has awarded over $300,000 in college scholarships since 2013.
  3. Give to our Vision 20/20 Campaign The SSSF is in the second year of a campaign entitled, “VISION 20/20”! The goal is to grow participation to over 20,000 student athletes involved in the SCTP and SASP annually by the year 2020. Use Team ID SSSF at the time of your donation or give to your favorite team by using a specific Team ID at the time of your donation! The campaign runs through 12/31/17.
  4. Donate to the SSSF Endowment Fund Donate to the SSSF Operating Endowment Fund and have your donation matched 1:1 by the MidwayUSA Foundation doubling your donation! This endowment account is a perpetual source of funding needed to support the Scholastic Clay Target Program and Scholastic Action Shooting Program!
  5. Take a young person to the range! Not able to donate this #GivingTuesday? Consider taking a youngster or two out to the range for a day of plinking or smashing clays! If you enjoy teaching and mentoring youth in the shooting sports, please contact us on how you can start your own SCTP or SASP team or become a coach for an existing team!
To find out about all of the ways to make a tax-deductible donation to the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation and to download a printable donation form, please visit www.sssfonline.org/donate.
About #GivingTuesday The Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring this year on November 28, #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday to kick-off the holiday giving season and inspire people to collaborate in improving their local communities and to give back in impactful ways to the charities and causes they support.

It’s #GivingTuesday! Support the Leader In Youth Development Through the Shooting Sports!

69ad84f9-9213-4f97-8a83-feb4e008a6c4By supporting SSSF with a tax-deductible donation on #GivingTuesday, you are supporting youth development through the shooting sports via the 900 teams, 15,000 youth and 3,500 adult volunteers involved in the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) and Scholastic Action Shooting Program (SASP)! Here are 5 easy ways to support youth in the shooting sports today!
  1. Become a SSSF Supporting Member By joining the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation as a Supporting Member you are part of the great movement of youth development through the shooting sports! Memberships start at as little as $40 annually and include a membership card, Supporting Member decal and other benefits. As a special one-time offer, the first 500 members to join as Supporting Members will receive a limited edition Browning knife set and be commemorated as part of the SSSF 500 Club!
  2. Donate to our Scholarship Fund In 2016 the SSSF has contributed $66,000 to young adults in the SCTP and SASP to assist with college education. SSSF has awarded over $200,000 in college scholarships since 2013.
  3. Give to our Vision 20/20 Campaign The SSSF has launched a new campaign entitled, “VISION 20/20”! The goal is to grow participation to over 20,000 student athletes annually by the year 2020.Use Team ID SSSF at the time of your donation or share the donation between Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation and your favorite team by using a specific Team ID found in our Active Teams List!
  4. Get Matching Donations to the SSSF Operating Endowment Fund Donate to the SSSF Operating Endowment Fund and have your donation matched 2:1! All donations will be matched 1:1 by the MidwayUSA Foundation and 1:1 by the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation netting $3 for ever $1 donated!
  5. Take a young person to the range! Not able to donate this #GivingTuesday? Consider taking a youngster or two out to the range for a day of plinking or smashing clays! If you enjoy teaching and mentoring youth in the shooting sports, please contact us on how you can start your own SCTP or SASP team or become a coach for an existing team!
To find out about all of the ways to make a tax-deductible donation to the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation and to download a printable donation form, please visit www.sssfonline.org/donate.
About #GivingTuesday The Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring this year on November 29, #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday to kick-off the holiday giving season and inspire people to collaborate in improving their local communities and to give back in impactful ways to the charities and causes they support.

#GivingTuesday – Support Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation on November 29!

givingtuesdayThe Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring this year on November 29, #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday to kick-off the holiday giving season and inspire people to collaborate in improving their local communities and to give back in impactful ways to the charities and causes they support. By giving to SSSF with tax-deductible donations on #GivingTuesday you are supporting youth in shooting sports programs around the country through the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) and Scholastic Action Shooting Program (SASP)! Here are three easy ways you can support the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation on #GivingTuesday
  1. Become a Supporting Member Become a SSSF Supporting Member today and get your FREE, exclusive Browning Knife set valued at $50! Memberships start at as little as $40 annually and are available at sssfonline.org/donate.
  2. Give to SSSF’s Vision 20/20 Campaign The emphasis of the campaign is to swell the ranks of youth membership in the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) and Scholastic Action Shooting Program (SASP) from 15,000 to over 20,000 children and young adults annually by the year 2020. You may also specify a team to share your tax-deductible donation at sssfonline.org/vision2020.
  3. Support SSSF while you shop at Amazon.com through Amazon Smile When you shop for this Holiday Season be sure to #StartWithaSmile at smile.amazon.com/ch/20-8484121. When using this link, Amazon will donate a portion of the sale to the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation.
About #GivingTuesday #GivingTuesday is a movement to celebrate and provide incentives to give—the 2016 iteration will be held on November 29, 2016. This effort harnesses the collective power of a unique blend of partners—nonprofits, businesses and corporations as well as families and individuals—to transform how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. #GivingTuesday inspires people to take collaborative action to improve their local communities, give back in better, smarter ways to the charities and causes they celebrate and help create a better world. #GivingTuesday harnesses the power of social media to create a global movement dedicated to giving around the world.

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