Marion Military Institute

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NRA Gifts Firearms to MMI Shooting Club

Through The National Rifle Association (NRA) Foundation, Marion Military Institute (MMI) was approved for nearly $5,000 in donated equipment for the college’s Shooting Club and Range. The NRA State Fund Committee chose to fund the following through this grant: six Ruger 22/45 Target Rimfire pistols, seven Ruger 10/22 Carbine rifles, plus ammunition and accessories.

State Committees have been established in 49 U.S. states and are responsible for making grant funding recommendations to The NRA Foundation, Inc. Board Trustees. Fund grants benefit a variety of constituencies including children, youth, women, individuals with physical disabilities, gun collectors, law enforcement officers, hunters, and competitive teams.