National Workgroup Builds on Momentum to Advance Initiative to Recruit, Retain, and Reactivate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  July 27, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org   National Workgroup Builds on Momentum to Advance Recruitment, Retention, and Reactivation Efforts National R3 Implementation Workgroup poised to tackle national barriers which are preventing the advancement of efforts to Recruit, Retain, and Reactivate (R3) hunters, target shooters, and other outdoor recreationists. Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday, July 23, 2019, the National R3 Implementation …

SCI Makes Grant to Council in Support of Hunter Recruitment, Retention and Reactivation Program   On August 1, 2019, Safari Club International pledged a grant of $5,000 to the Council to Advance the Hunting and Shooting Sports (Council) to assist with the Council’s extremely effective work on R3 — the Recruitment, Retention and Reactivation of Hunters.  SCI has been a …

Proposed Modernization Legislation Offers Critical Flexibility for State Wildlife Agencies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  July 15, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org Proposed Modernization Legislation Offers Critical Flexibility for State Wildlife Agencies Washington, D.C. – The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council), along with many of its partners, applauds the bipartisan reintroduction of the S. 2092: Modernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow’s Needs Act (Pittman-Robertson Modernization Act) in the …

Delta Waterfowl Joins Board of the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  June 24, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org (Washington, D.C.) – The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports announces the addition of Delta Waterfowl to its Board of Directors. Established in 2009, the Council was formed to ensure support for and active participation in hunting and the shooting sports. In the past decade, the Council has evolved as a leader …

Council to Advance to Hunting and the Shooting Sports Partners to Share R3 Message with Outdoor Media Professionals

(Washington, D.C.) – Headlines on declining and shifting participation rates in hunting, target shooting, and outdoor recreation have been well-documented, and the announcements have not fallen on deaf ears. Now, the narrative has shifted as conservation and outdoor organizations have invested significant resources in recent years to address these declines by focusing on efforts to recruit, retain, and reactivate (R3) hunters …