NSSF launches Models of Success.

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Task Force 20-20, a committee formed at the NSSF Shooting Sports Summit in 2008 that comprises segments of the firearms, state agency and conservation communities, has launched a "Models of Success" pilot program to raise awareness of the

"best-of-the-best" state recruitment and retention initiatives, The chief goal of Task Force 20-20 is to increase hunting and shooting participation by 20 percent by 2014. The NSSF has earmarked $500,000 to promote key Task Force 20-20 initiatives in Minnesota, Oregon, Arizona and Nebraska that seek to grow hunting and shooting sports participation.

"NSSF is putting its financial muscle behind these most promising state programs, many of which already have a track record of success," said...

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