How much is the annual dues to join the National African American Gun Association (“NAAGA”)?
NAAGA has the following annual membership plans: Individual - $29 per year; Couple - $39 per year; Family - $59 per year (maximum of 4 individuals at the same address).
What does a person get in exchange for paying annual membership dues to the NAAGA?
The person: (1) gets a Membership Card, which is valid for one year; (2) receives NAAGA’s Monthly Newsletter; (3) receives discounts on certain Firearms products and training and shooting events as they become available in the marketplace; (4) is eligible to participate in local monthly to bi-monthly meetings where members are educated on a variety of topics such as state and federal legislation affecting their Second Amendment gun rights, gun ownership, gun safety, situational awareness, concealed carry permits, and self defense; and (5) is eligible to participate in monthly to bimonthly training and other shooting activities in the safe handling and use of firearms, marksmanship, and defensive shooting with various types of firearms. The most important benefit of becoming a member is to meet and network among members of the African-American community to share common issues, ideas, and objectives on self defense and defense of family.
Who can join the organization?
Anyone who can legally possess a firearm is eligible to join the organization. The organization is open to people of all races, genders, religious backgrounds, sexual orientation, and political views.
If I have a felony conviction or a misdemeanor conviction for domestic violence, can I still become a member of NAAGA?
No. If you have a felony conviction or if you have a misdemeanor conviction for domestic violence (and the conviction has not been pardoned or expunged and rights to possess a firearm restored), under federal law (and under most, if not all, state laws), you are not legally allowed to possess a firearm and therefore are prohibited from joining the organization.
Does NAAGA have Chapters?
Yes. NAAGA has over 40 Chapters nationwide. Check our website (www.naago.co) under the heading “Chapters” to find a chapter in your area.
Does NAAGA host live shooting events? If so, how often?
Yes. NAAGA does host live shooting events. All NAAGA chapters meet at least once a month in their local areas.
What are the core principles of NAAGA?
The core principles of NAAGA are to have every African American introduced to firearm use for home protection, competitive shooting, and outdoor recreational activities. We are a pro-second amendment rights organization focused on self-preservation of our community through armed protection and community building.
Does NAAGA have merchandise such as hats, T-Shirts, and other items that I can purchase online?
Yes. To purchase NAAGA merchandise, go to Cafepress at http://www.cafepress.com/NAAG.
Does NAAGA have a lifetime membership plan?
Yes. The cost of a lifetime NAAGA membership is $600.
How can I contact NAAGA about my membership?
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
What are the age requirements to join the organization?
The person must be at least 18 years old to join NAAGA. Minors who are at least 10 years old can participate in shooting activities but must be accompanied and supervised at all times by a parent or legal guardian.
Do I have to own a gun to join the organization?
No. It is not mandatory that you own a gun. Just make sure you can rent a gun from the local gun range in your area.
How often do the chapters meet?
Each Chapter nationwide usually meets at least once a month where members are educated on state and federal legislation affecting their Second Amendment gun rights, gun ownership, gun safety, situational awareness, concealed carry permits, and self defense. Each chapter also conducts monthly to bimonthly training and/or other shooting activities in the safe handling and use of firearms, marksmanship, and defensive shooting with various types of firearms. (Monthly focus varies with each Chapter.)
How do I start a chapter in my area?
Email us at email@example.com for information on starting a chapter in your area.
Is NAAGA a subsidiary of, related to, or owned by, any other group or Firearms organization?
No. NAAGA is completely 100% self owned and controlled.
Does NAAGA have organizational bylaws?
Yes. NAAGA has national bylaws that all members must abide by.
Where can I donate funds to the organization?
Just go to NAAGA’s website at https://www.naaga.co/donate/ and complete the form to donate.
Does NAAGA provide any type of firearm insurance for NAAGA members?
No. NAAGA does not directly provide firearm insurance for NAAGA members. However, NAAGA members nationwide can purchase Firearms Legal Defense Coverage at a reasonable rate from NAAGA's corporate sponsor, US Law Shield, at the following: URL: http://www.uslawshield.com.