Americase Supporting Families through the Kids & Clays Foundation

Mar 21, 2017



(Michigan City, IN) Americase Inc., the leading manufacturer of quality carrying cases for guns, archery, and industrial equipment, has again made a major donation to the Kids & Clays Foundation to support their national series of sporting clay events. Proceeds from the shooting events benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities, who provide housing and other help to thousands of critically ill children and their families across the country each year.

“We are very proud to be working with the Kids & Clays Foundation and their mission of helping children and their families when they need it the most,” said Robby Kinsala, Americase President & CEO. “At Americase, our goal is to not only make quality American made products, but to also help communities across the country by supporting worthy charities and causes. Kids & Clays is certainly a cause worth supporting.”

Americase has created custom Ultra-Lite 3017 shotgun cases to be used at each of the Kids & Clays/Ronald McDonald House sporting clay events in 2017. They will be auctioned at each event with all proceeds supporting Ronald McDonald House Charities.

To see the 2017 Schedule of Kids & Clays Foundation shooting events, go to www.kidsandclays.com.

“Our organization’s strength and growth is contingent upon having generous partners who understand the vast benefits of contributing to the cause,” said David Baron, owner of Baron Technology Inc. and president of the Kids & Clays Foundation. “Through their generosity, the fine people at Americase are making a large difference in the lives of many critically ill children and their families and we can’t thank them enough.”

About Americase Inc.: Americase is the premier case manufacturer of airline quality transport cases for Guns, Archery, and Industrial equipment. Americase produces commercial carrying cases as well as custom gun cases for shotguns, pistols, rifles, and archery equipment.

These fine cases utilize anodized extruded aluminum, or aircraft aluminum, and the highest quality hardware available. Americase has been providing Quality Carrying Cases to the world since 1985. For more information, visit www.americase.com.

About Kids & Clays Foundation: The Kids & Clays® Foundation is a community of shooting sports enthusiasts committed to supporting Ronald McDonald House Charities® and improving the lives of children and their families. By partnering with sponsors and shooters in a nationwide series of sporting clay and other shooting events, Kids & Clays generates funds to help support the operating needs of Ronald McDonald Houses across the nation. For more information about the Kids & Clays Foundation and its mission, contact Doug Jeanneret (Doug@kidsandclays.com) or Zac Lemmon (Zac@kidsandclays.com) or call 219-874-2100.





Otis Renews Kid & Clays® Partnership



Lyons Falls, NY: Otis Technology is delighted to announce its renewed partnership with the Kids & Clays® Foundation, a charity group whose proceeds benefit various Ronald McDonald House Charities. Otis Technology has partnered with the organization since 2015.

The Kids & Clays® Foundation is a community of shooting sports enthusiasts committed to supporting Ronald McDonald House Charities and improving the lives of children and their families. By partnering with sponsors and shooters, Kids & Clays generates funds to help support the needs of Ronald McDonald Houses across the nation.

“We’ve really enjoyed our relationship with Kids & Clays® these last several years and look forward to continuing our relationship for years to come. With this organization, not only are we able to help grow the shooting sports but we’re also able to indirectly support the Ronald McDonald House Charities,” states Frank Devlin, Director of Commercial Sales for Otis Technology.

Otis Technology is continuing its monetary support of the organization as well as providing gun cleaning supplies for use both during the events and as auction items. Kids & Clays will host 28 total events in 2017 including 21 in cooperation with Ronald McDonald Houses.

“Without companies like Otis Technology, we’d be unable to grow the foundation to where it’s at today,” said Doug Jeanneret, executive director for Kids & Clays. “We’ve experienced year over year increases in participation and were able to generate more than $1.2 million in revenue in 2016 alone.”

He continues, “It’s a great feeling being able to give back to tens of thousands of families of sick and injured children as well as involve our younger generation into the shooting sports, a treasured pastime of mine.” About Kids & Clays Foundation: The Kids & Clays Foundation began in 1999 as a simple fundraiser to support the Chicago Ronald McDonald House Charities. Founders Glenn and Kathy Lubeznik wanted to help the House raise funds to support their mission of helping critically ill children and their families. The Kids & Clays Foundation sole purpose and mission is to raise funds for Ronald McDonald House Charities through sporting clay events. About Otis Technology: Otis Technology is known for manufacturing the most advanced gun cleaning systems and accessories available. The superior Breech-to-Muzzle® design combined with unmatched quality has positioned Otis as the gun care system of choice with the US Military. Otis Technology is SMART GUN CARE.