NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA HQ

aka NRA   |   Fairfax, VA   |  www.NRA.org

Mission

NRA Bylaws Article II
The purposes and objectives of the National Rifle Association of America are:
1. To protect and defend the Constitution of the United States, especially with reference to the inalienable right of the individual American citizen guaranteed by such Constitution to acquire, possess, collect, exhibit, transport, carry, transfer ownership of, and enjoy the right to use arms, in order that the people may always be in a position to exercise their legitimate individual rights of self-preservation and defense of family, person, and property, as well as to serve effectively in the appropriate militia for the common defense of the Republic and the individual liberty of its citizens;
2. To promote public safety, law and order, and the national defense;
3. To train members of law enforcement agencies, the armed forces, the militia, and people of good repute in marksmanship and in the safe handling and efficient use of small arms;
4. To foster and promote the shooting sports, including the advancement of amateur competitions in marksmanship at the local, state, regional, national, and international levels;
5. To promote hunter safety, and to promote and defend hunting as a shooting sport and as a viable and necessary method of fostering the propagation, growth and conservation, and wise use of our renewable wildlife resources.
The Association may take all actions necessary and proper in the furtherance of these purposes and objectives.

Ruling year info

1944

CEO and Executive Vice President

CEO and Executive Vice President Wayne R. LaPierre

Main address

11250 Waples Mill Road

Fairfax, VA 22030 USA

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EIN

53-0116130

NTEE code info

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (R01)

Civil Liberties Advocacy (R60)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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Our programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Educational, competitive, community service, and training programs

The NRA is the premier firearms safety, education, and training organization.

Population(s) Served

Where we work

Financials

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NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA

Board of directors
as of 5/21/2018
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Oliver North

Joe Allbaugh

William Allen

Thomas Arvas

Scott Bach

William Bachenberg

Bob Barr

Ronnie Barrett

Clel Baudler

Kenneth Blackwell

Matt Blunt

Dan Boren

Robert Brown

Pete Brownell

David Butz

Dean Cain

Ted Carter

Richard Childress

Patricia Clark

Allan Cors

Charles Cotton

David Coy

Larry Craig

Edie Fleeman

Carol Frampton

Joel Friedman

Sandra Froman

Julie Golob

Marion Hammer

Maria Heil

Graham Hill

Susan Howard

Curtis Jenkins

David Keene

Tom King

Timothy Knight

Herbert Lanford

Willes Lee

Carrie Lightfoot

Duane Liptak

Karl Malone

Sean Maloney

Robert Mansell

Carolyn Meadows

Bill Miller

Owen Buz Mills

Craig Morgan

Il Ling New

Oliver North

Robert Nosler

Johnny Nugent

Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? No
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? No
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? No
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? No
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? No