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 …

Press Release: Save the Date! 2020 National R3 Symposium – May 12-14, 2020 – Broken Arrow, OK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  December 12, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org (Washington, D.C.) – This week, the Council to Advance to Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council) officially announced plans for the 2020 National R3 Symposium to occur May 12-14, 2020 in Broken Arrow, OK. The first-ever National R3 Symposium occurred in May 2018 and resulted in a groundswell of national focus and …

Council Director of Operations Presented Prestigious Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Mark J Reeff Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2019 Media Contact: Kristen Black kristen@cahss.org Washington, D.C. – The Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (AFWA) recently hosted their 109th annual meeting in St. Paul, Minnesota. A segment of this meeting features an awards banquet where several of the year’s most influential individuals are recognized for their work and contributions to the Association. This …

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 …