(Michigan City, IN)
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc., one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of rugged, reliable firearms, has made a major donation to the Kids & Clays Foundation to support their national series of sporting clay events. Proceeds from these events benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities, an organization that provides housing and other help to thousands of critically ill children and their families across the country each year.
“We are incredibly honored to support the Kids & Clays Foundation and its mission of helping children and their families when they need it the most,” said Chris Killoy, Ruger CEO. “This foundation does such important work and we are proud to contribute to this very worthy cause.”
Ruger generously donated a custom engraved firearm for 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. “Ruger is making a large difference in the lives of many critically ill children and their families and we can’t thank them enough.”
About Ruger Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. is one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of rugged, reliable firearms for the commercial sporting market. As a full-line manufacturer of American-made firearms, Ruger offers consumers over 400 variations of more than 30 product lines. For more than 60 years, Ruger has been a model of corporate and community responsibility. Our motto, “Arms Makers for Responsible Citizens®,” echoes the importance of these principles as we work hard to deliver quality and innovative firearms.
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.