Help Us Continue the Tradition and Teach Freedom

There are a number of ways you can make a gift benefitting the future of the shooting sports

Your Guide to Giving

There are many ways in which you can donate. Whichever method you select — direct contribution, workplace giving, a planned gift, or gift of stocks or firearms — you can rest assured that all funds generated will go directly to the support of firearm-related activities and preserving our cherished right to bear arms. Learn more about the various giving options below.


You can make a difference

$20 brings the Eddie Eagle GunSafe message to 50 school students. $250 trains a law enforcement instructor in tactical shooting and safety. $1,000 enables a local agency to reach 100 citizens with Refuse to be a Victim strategies.


84¢ of every dollar

spent by The NRA Foundation in 2017 went to grants for programs including youth, range development and improvement, training, education and safety.


15.3% investment return

 Our endowment investment portfolio was up 15.3% for the year ended December 31, 2017.

Direct or Online Contribution

This is the quickest and easiest way to donate to The NRA Foundation. Choose the option that works best for you — online, by check, credit card, phone or through the mail.

Workplace Giving

Through United Way, Combined Federal Campaign or other programs offered by your employer, you can make a gift to The NRA Foundation through payroll deduction or by designating the Foundation in your charitable giving. Check with your employers HR department to find out. 

Estate Planning

Whether providing for a bright future for our firearms heritage through a will, annuity, life insurance, retirement account or a trust, the Foundation stands ready to assist you in determining what type of planned gift will work best for you to meet your charitable giving goals. Learn more.

Charitable Gift Annuity

Transfer cash or property to The NRA Foundation in exchange for a partial tax deduction and a lifetime stream of annual income from the Foundation. Learn more.

Gifts of Stocks, Bonds & Other Securities

A gift of appreciated securities allows you to take an income tax deduction for the fair-market value of the asset to the extent allowable by law, regardless of the original purchase price. Learn more.

Gift of Guns

A gift of personal firearms will provide you with a tax-deduction for the value of the property. There are a number of ways in which your firearms will serve to help the foundation — either by preserving them in the NRA Museums or by generating income for the Foundation by their sale. Learn more.

Round-Up and Add-A-Buck Programs

Participating companies foster contributions from their customers by having them round-up their purchase to the next dollar or add-a-buck to their purchases. Learn more.


The gift of your time is appreciated and can be best shared in your own community through your support of Friends of NRA. These fundraising events are held across the country and bring together Americans who share a commitment to the shooting sports. To learn more, fill out the form here

Friends of NRA Event

With Fun, Fellowship and Fundraising, there is something for everyone at your local Friends of NRA event. Your participation will help safeguard programs across the nation that prepare today's generations to be tomorrow's guardians of the Second Amendment. To find an event near you click here.

Make a Donation to The NRA Foundation

Contact us toll-free at 877-NRA-GIVE to donate or to explore other ways in which you can give.

You may also email us at [email protected]

The NRA Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law.  The NRA Foundation Tax ID number is: 52-1710886



Our Donor Bill of Rights was established to assure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in The NRA Foundation. We declare that all donors have these rights. Further, The NRA Foundation realizes how important privacy is to our donors and has adopted a policy to advise you of your choices regarding the use of your personal information.