Taurus Holdings Inc. Signs as Bronze Sponsor of NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic
NEWTOWN, Conn.— The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for America’s firearms industry, is pleased to announce that Taurus Holdings Inc. has agreed to sponsor the 2nd Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic at the Bronze support level. Taurus Holdings Inc. is a leading producer of high-quality firearms and related accessories under well-known brands Taurus, Rossi and Heritage.
“Once again, one of our largest firearms manufacturers has stepped up to lend its support to men and women who defend our freedoms,” said Chris Dolnack, NSSF Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. “We are honored that Taurus has joined us in making this very important event a success and contributing to the continuing recovery process of America’s wounded veterans.”
“We are happy to be involved in this great event again this year,” said Taurus Holdings Inc. CEO Anthony Acitelli. “HAVA does a tremendous job bringing resources together to make a difference for wounded veterans. This tournament allows us to spend time with veterans who have given so much to preserve our freedoms and gives us a chance to learn more about how we can help.”
The NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic, now in its second 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. Additional sponsorship opportunities are available for this important event, and interested industry members are encouraged to visit www.shotshow.org/events/hava-golf-tournament/ and contribute to this worthy cause.
The 2016 2nd Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic will be held Sunday, January 17, two days before the opening of the 2016 SHOT Show. Bear’s Best Country Club on Flamingo Road in Las Vegas will be the host course for the event, which kicks off with an 8 a.m. shotgun start. Registration is now open for individuals and four-member firearms industry teams. Individual entries are $200, while 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.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation is the trade association for the firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of more than 12,000 manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations and publishers. For more information, visit www.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. The sustaining sponsor companies are Smith & Wesson, SIG SAUER, NSSF, Academi, Vista Outdoors, Barrett, Crimson Trace, Diamondback, FMG Publications, Glock, Hornady, Leapers/OTG, Leupold & Stevens, Mossberg, NASGW, Proof Research, Ruger, Surefire, Taurus, XS Sights and Yamaha Outdoors among numerous contributing companies. To learn more about HAVA, visit www.honoredveterans.org.