NASGW Announces Annual Giving

The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW), the association representing shooting sports wholesalers, manufacturers and trade partners, announced last week at the annual NASGW Expo, donations to five organizations in the shooting sports industry. including the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF), Walk The Talk America (WTTA), Youth Shooting Sports Alliance (YSSA), and the American Suppressor Association (ASA).

“We are fortunate in the shooting sports industry to have many great partners,” said NASGW President Kenyon Gleason. “We are proud to support these organizations with $25,000 each to help them do great work for our industry.”

The donations were chosen by the NASGW Board of Directors and announced during the Annual Appreciation Dinner, an event that kicks off the NASGW Expo and celebrates the top manufacturers and products of the past year.

“We are excited to once again provide donations to our partner organizations across the industry,” said NASGW President Chris Means. “The pandemic has hit NASGW tremendously and we have not been able to provide donations for the last two years. I am pleased that we can now support these groups in the form of a donation.”

The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers is comprised of domestic and international wholesalers, manufacturers, independent sales representatives, media outlets and service providers, all of whom are primarily focused on shooting sports equipment and accessories. As a trade association representing the business interests of its members, NASGW’s mission is to bring together buyers and sellers of shooting sports. For more information about NASGW, visit the association’s website at