Columbia, MO - The MidwayUSA Foundation, Inc. and Scholastic Shooting Trust, a public charity established by MidwayUSA founders Larry and Brenda Potterfield, has received a donation from the Mule Deer Foundation in the amount of $157,250.
"The Mule Deer Foundation is a vital partner in the promotion and growth of high school and college shooting programs across the country" says Dick Leeper, Executive Director of The MidwayUSA Foundation, Inc. "These conservation chapters are helping shooting teams in their area build a permanent endowment to fund their shooting programs."
The MidwayUSA Foundation, Inc. works with shooting teams, conservation groups, and the shooting industry to raise funds in support of high school and collegiate shooting programs. Each donation, such as the money received from the Mule Deer Foundation, brings SST one step closer to achieving sustainable support for youth shooting programs.
"Conservation chapters want to get involved in youth shooting education," says Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO, MidwayUSA. "Working together increases the likelihood of continued financial success for these teams, and the conservation chapter gets the opportunity to get even more involved with the kids."
For more information about The MidwayUSA Foundation and Scholastic Shooting Trust, please visit www.scholasticshootingtrust.org
or call 1-877-375-4570.
For more information regarding the Mule Deer Foundation, please visit www.muledeer.org