Eckert’s says that her biggest joy is seeing women grow, women who come in and are intimidated at first. “One came in saying she wasn’t a really good shooter and now she is. She’s all smiles. Seeing that lightbulb come on, that’s so rewarding,” beams Eckert.
By Sandra Kozero. Here are some awakening facts about intimate partner violence (IPV). The statistics are staggering, and while we continue to train women to protect themselves based on stranger violence outside the home, we must educate them on the dangers of sleeping with the enemy.
This past week saw historic flooding in the southeast Texas area with Hurricane/Tropical Storm Harvey. The AG & AG sisterhood churned up more of a storm than Harvey – and in a good way. The AG & AG sisterhood was in full swing to help their sisters in harm’s way. Cindy Bowser, Facilitator of the Elizabethtown PA Chapter, initiated a “Bucket Brigade” to help those in need.
A Girl & A Gun (AG & AG) hosted a training for female law enforcement on August 9-11, 2017, at the American Police Hall of Fame in Titusville, FL. Participants included five law enforcement officers (LEOs) and three civilians.
We wouldn’t have places to train if it weren’t for our host ranges, so we want our ranges to be successful! Here are 4 ways to appreciate your range for hosting A Girl & A Gun events.
It is fine if you are a fan of a specific manufacture, and have a gun that you are loyal to and would rather cut off your trigger finger than ever be forced to shoot a different gun. But sometimes the gun is going to choose you and not the other way around. You are entitled to your opinion, but if it isn’t yours and you don’t have to shoot it, keep your gun-shaming comments to yourself.
Members of the Ft. Worth chapters of A Girl & A Gun participated in the 7th Annual Sporting Clay Shoot benefitting the River Legacy Foundation.
The Cypress Chapter raised money throughout 2015 for Operation Homefront because their support of military families spoke volumes to our members. Our fundraising efforts span shooting local competition matches as well as one unique Thirty-One Gifts fundraising sale. We surpassed our goal of $1,000 and will do even more next year with support of our […]
Making an impact is definitely one of our major goals. It may sound silly, but sometimes we wonder if A Girl & A Gun is actually making an impact not only in the shooting industry but more importantly, the lives of everyday women. Then we receive a message, email or phone call that reassures us […]
The Baton Rouge, LA, Chapter of A Girl & A Gun Women’s Shooting League held a charity raffle to “Geaux Pink” in support of the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center. AG & AG members filled a gift basket with donated items, including handmade notecards, AGAG t-shirt, off hand gear shirt, $25 Chili’s gift card, $50 Wal-Mart […]