Council Seeks Executive Director

The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council) is a non-profit, charitable, educational organization (501 (c) 3) incorporated in the District of Columbia. Formed ten years ago as a coalition of state fish & wildlife agencies, conservation organizations and the shooting sports industry, the Council has become the nationally recognized expert in coordinating and advancing recruitment, retention and …

Council Adapts Plans for 2020 National R3 Symposium

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  June 10, 2020 Media Contact: Sawyer Connelly symposium@cahss.org (Washington, D.C.) – This week, the Council to Advance to Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council) made the difficult decision to reschedule the in-person National R3 Symposium to May, 2021. After careful monitoring of the changes brought on by the pandemic, surveying our attendees, and thoughtful conversation among the Council’s Board and …

Council Encourages Outdoor Enthusiasts to Respect COVID-19 Recommendations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 6, 2020 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org (Washington, D.C) – As the COVID-19 crisis continues to impact public health, the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council) and its partners are committed to preventing the spread of the virus by following federal guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in addition …

GoWild & Council to Advance Hunting and The Shooting Sports Partner to Encourage Online Mentorship in the Social Distancing Era

GoWild and the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports have partnered up to help new turkey hunters have a great season, even during the social distancing era. GoWild, a social media app for outdoor enthusiasts, collected questions from beginner turkey hunters. The duo is now calling for help and advice from veteran hunters in answering these questions to …

2020 National R3 Symposium Rescheduled – COVID-19 Update

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  March 13, 2020 Media Contact: Sawyer Connelly symposium@cahss.org 2020 National R3 Symposium Rescheduled- COVID-19 Update (Washington, D.C.) – As the Coronavirus/COVID-19 has emerged as a threat to public health, the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council) is committed to preventing the spread of the virus and is following federal guidelines for event planning and execution issued by …