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Stand and Fight for Freedom 

The NRA is you. Its members. Millions of Americans representing a diverse contrast of age, sex, race and religion. You're patriots one and all. You believe in the Constitution, staunch in the defense of your rights, and you actively pursue some of this country's finest traditions - Hunting and Sports Shooting. Since its incorporation in 1871, the NRA has grown as a service organization involved in all aspects of the shooting sports and a proud defender of the Bill of Rights.The National Rifle Association is America's foremost defender of Second Amendment rights. We're proud protectors of history's patriots - advocating the right to keep and bear arms, advancing the shooting sports and championing gun safety, education and training.

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NRA Carry Guard

There’s been no stronger leader or louder voice in the right-to-carry movement than the National Rifle Association. Because self-defense protection doesn’t end at simply carrying, we’ve listened to our members and now introduce NRA Carry Guard—the next evolution in freedom’s defense from the most powerful civil rights organization in American history. NRA Carry Guard is a two-pronged program that offers comprehensive insurance and training for those who carry a gun.

Join The NRA

While widely recognized today as a major political force and as America's foremost defender of Second Amendment rights, the NRA has, since its inception, been the premier firearms education organization in the world. Join the 5 million men and women of the National Rifle Association today.

NRA Member Benefits

When you sign up to defend your Second Amendment freedoms, you can immediately begin to enjoy exclusive member-only discounts on a variety of products and services. There are numerous opportunities to save in categories such as health, financial, travel, investment, insurance and telecommunications — and it’s all based solely on your membership with NRA.

Manage Your Membership

The NRA is an organization of over 5 million Americans representing a diverse contrast of age, sex, race and religion, with one commonality -- You're patriots, one and all. You believe in the Constitution, staunch in the defense of your rights, and you actively pursue some of this country's finest traditions -- hunting and the shooting sports.

NRA Store

Shop the official NRA store and find the perfect gift or something for yourself. We have everything the 2nd Amendment enthusiast needs to show their support; hats, decals, bags, shirts, books, and so much more. 100% of the profits from this website go directly to support vital NRA programs.

NRA Endorsed Member Insurance

NRA Endorsed Member Benefits was founded in January 2000, and has been providing valuable insurance and security solutions exclusively to NRA members and their families. We provide Property & Liability plans as well as Life, Health and Accident plans to all members. In addition, we provide insurance plans for Club & Business Affiliates.

NRA Membership Recruiting

Join the thousands of NRA certified instructors, affiliated clubs, independent businesses, and dedicated members who are already participating in NRA membership recruiting. This program provides a great opportunity to not only strengthen the NRA by increasing membership, but also to earn extra money at the same time!

NRA State Associations

State associations are independent organizations affiliated with and recognized by the NRA. If you are not already a member of your official NRA state association, join today, and help build for the future of the shooting sports in your state!

NRA Membership For Women

Your membership is extremely important to the NRA and is highly valued. In fact, it is one of the most important aspects of today's NRA. Women come to the NRA from all walks of life, with a variety of interests and backgrounds, and serve as members, lobbyists, club officers, board members, committee members, instructors, competitors, hunters, shooters, volunteers, patriots and NRA presidents. It would be an honor and our pleasure to have you join us as a member of the National Rifle Association.

NRA Life Membership

As a life member, you'll not only enjoy regular NRA membership benefits for the rest of your life, but you'll receive an exclusive Life Member credentials package including a membership card, certificate, shooter's patch, lapel pin and decals—all attesting to your new NRA leadership role.

Renew or Upgrade Your Membership

Keep NRA strong and fighting for freedom by renewing your membership today. Renew today and keep your NRA membership benefits or upgrade to earn more benefits.

NRA Junior Membership

Interested in getting involved? Become a junior family member of the NRA today. Junior members receive a membership card and NRA decal, your choice of NRA Magazine, NRA Family Insights Insider e-Newsletter, access to videos on shooting sports, firearm safety, competitive shooting and hunting and free entry to Annual Show.

NRAExplore is the resource for all programs of the National Rifle Association. Select an interest to browse programs and find information about firearm safety, a variety of events, educational courses and more!