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Not everything in the world of NRA requires membership. Here are some good examples of things where members and non-members are welcome to participate, and a few where membership might be recommended.

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NRA Life of Duty Member Level:

  Designed as a special benefit for active duty military, law enforcement, and first responders, this NRA member level offers free first year membership, special discounts, special added insurance,...

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NRA Life Member Level:

  NRA Life Membership is an option chosen by those people who want to support the NRA at a higher commitment level, with a one-time membership of $1,500.00. Some people could see it as a way...

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NRA Junior Member Level:

  NRA Junior Members are under the age of 18, though the same level can be maintained one or two years beyond that age. Young members receive a special magazine with less political content,...

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NRA Super-Life Member Levels:

  NRA Super-Life memberships are levels just above Life Member, and are characterized by one-time cash donations, and include Patron, Benefactor, and Endowment levels. Currently, members must...

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NRA Distinguished Member Level:

  NRA Distinguished Members are typically over the age of 65, or they are disabled veterans. Whether choosing Annual, Life, EPL, or other member level, Distinguished members get a special...

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NRA Basic Member Level:

  This is the most basic and populer NRA membership level. With annual dues of $40.00 US, members are entitled to all basic member benefits, including your choice of several monthly magazines...

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Civilian Marksmanship Program:

  The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is not part of the NRA, but the two organizations are still closely aligned. For those interested in competitive shooting and in related youth activities,...

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Attend a Friends of NRA Banquet:

  Attend a Friends of NRA banquet and help the NRA Foundation do important charitable work in your local community, and in your state. Imagine your company Christmas party is being held in...

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NRA Refuse to be a Victim Program:

  Take the NRA Refuse to be a Victim Seminar to learn about personal security in your home, car, and workplace. The program is in place in hundreds of places around the country. Click the...

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NRA Business Alliance:

  This is a special membership for businesses who want to market products or services to other NRA members. Total membership is now around 5 million, and so advertising in the NRA Service...

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NRA Eddie Eagle Program:

  This is a gun safety program for school-aged children. Programs can be found in nearly every state and locality in the U.S. You may donate directly to the program, or indirectly through...

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The Ultimate Survival Manual: 333 Skills That Will Get You Out Alive:

  The Ultimate Survival Manual is an awesome new addition to the NRA Store. Includes 333 Skills you may need, in wilderness, disaster, and urban settings. Available in the online NRA Store....

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The NRA Firearms Record Book for Collectors and Traders:

  For collectors and traders, use the NRA Firearms Record Book to track the purchase and sale (or other disposition) of firearms. Good recordkeeping is essential. Available in the online...

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NRA Associate Member Level:

  NRA Associate membership can either be an entry level for those who want to save a few dollars, or a creative way to include your entire family without having everyone paying full annual...

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Self-Defense Laws of the 50 States Book:

  Planning which state you want to retire in? You had better read this book first! Certain states have laws favoring criminals over those who would defend themselves agains them. Make sure...

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NRA Firearms Sourcebook:

  The NRA Firearms Sourcebook is a wealth of detailed, technical information on most firearms ever made. This is a valuable resource for dealers, collectors, traders, gunsmiths, and trivia...

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NRA Traveler's Guide to Firearm Laws in the 50 States.:

  Just about everyone who owns, carries, or transports a weapon must have this guide to travel within the 50 United States. Available in the online NRA Store....

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The Courage to be Free, by Charleton Heston:

  The Courage to be Free is an inspirational work by Charleton Heston, which is a must-read for anyone wanting to preserve traditional American values. Available in the online NRA Store...

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Blue Book of Gun Values:

  The Blue Book of Gun Values is in it's 34th edition. It's the No. 1 source of information on firearm resale values, which means it's a must-have for dealers, collectors, and traders....

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Donate Items to Friends of NRA:

  Friends of NRA Banquets typically have charitable auctions and raffles of various kinds, with many items part of an "annual inventory" of acquired or donated items. But they also...

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The National School Shield Program:

  The National School Shield Program was proposed by the NRA as one solution to current shortcomings in school security around the U.S. The program is in a very early stage, and it is still...

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Be a Friends of NRA Volunteer:

  Become a volunteer for Friends of NRA, a charity of the NRA Foundation. This is a great way to make lots of new friends, while having fun helping your local committee prepare for an annual...

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Visit an NRA Gun Show:

  Attend your local gun show, sporting show, hunting expo, or other event where firearms are shown, bought, sold, or auctioned. Take advantage of these opportunities while we still have the...

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Concealed Carry and Home Defense Book:

  Read this book befoe you begin to carry a firearm or if you want to protect you and your family at home. The training you receive as part of a conceal-carry class is not usually sufficient....

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NRA Heritage Society:

  The NRA Heritage Society is an exclusive group of donors who have demonstrated their commitment to the NRA through estate planning. That is, the NRA is included in their will or trust....

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NRA Charter Member:

  NRA Charter Members are donors who become members of special NRA donor societies according to size of their donations. Think of these societies as membership levels above Life and Super...

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NRA Civil Rights Fund:

  This program provides legal assistance for certain legal actions involving second amendment rights, especially where those rights are being denied by local, state, and federal government...

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NRA Education and Training Programs:

  This Fund helps provide resources for education, training, and certification programs across the United States....

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NRA Competitive Shooting Fund:

  These programs help to fund competitive shooting events around the country. There about 10,000 such tournaments annually. Without generous donations, many of these events could not happen....

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NRA Freedom Action Foundation:

  This foundation funds efforts to educate and motivate voters. It strives to reach across political boundaries and provide Second Amendment education to all....

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NRA Website and Resources for Young Shooters:

  NRA Junior Members can find information on competitive shooting programs, training and marksmanship, firearm safety, clubs and social activities, shooting camps, Insights Magazine, wildlife...

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Join an NRA Club:

  There are thousands of local clubs across the country. Join one or two and see what you've been missing all this time! Find clubs for hunters, collectors, preppers, history buffs, battle...

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Practice at an NRA Range:

  Stay in practice by visiting your local shooting range on a regular basis. Changes in vision and coordination will affect your marksmanship skills from one year to the next, so it's important...

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NRA Shooting Illustrated Magazine:

  Shooting Illustrated is a hard-copy magazine delivered to your door monthly on a paid subscription basis. Or, you can access much of the content directly on the Web. The content is general...

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NRA Shooting Sports USA Magazine:

  Formerly a print-only subscription magazine, this is now an all-digital electronic magazine, which is also now free of charge. Covers topics of interest for competitive shooters and for...

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NRA News Channel:

  NRA News is an online resource for up-to-date news and information in the fight to preserve the Second Amendment. Also, has years of archived information. See multi-media digital content....



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