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Henry Repeating Arms donates $50,000 to Legion at National Convention

In support of U.S. military veterans, in memory of those who sacrificed their lives in service to the country, and as part of the company’s $1,000,000 silver anniversary pledge, President Henry Repeating Arms Andy Wickstrom presented a check for $50,000 to the American Legion at their national convention Tuesday in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. American Legion National Commander Paul E. Dillard, who joined Wickstrom onstage, was then presented with a Henry Military Services Tribute Edition engraved rifle in appreciation for his more than 50 years of membership and leadership with the organization. .

Established by Congress in 1919, the American Legion is America’s largest wartime veterans service organization, with more than two million Legionnaires serving under the motto “Veterans Strengthening America.” By extending their service beyond their military enlistment, Legionnaires seek to improve the well-being of their fellow veterans, their families, their communities and the country through various services and programs, including youth mentorship , assistance to homeless veterans and quality of life. enhancements for injured veterans. To learn more about the American Legion and its mission, visit https://www.legion.org/.

“Henry Repeating Arms believes in the principles and mission of the American Legion to strengthen America by upholding American values, encouraging patriotism, giving back, and we respect their many extraordinary accomplishments,” Wickstrom said during the Session. general on Tuesday. He continues, “Thank you to all who have served, to those who are currently serving. We are eternally indebted to you and the sacrifices you have made.

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Henry Repeating Arms CEO and Founder Anthony Imperato has made a major pledge of $1,000,000 to highlight the company’s charitable arm called Weapons for great causes. The philanthropic program benefits individual families of sick children undergoing treatment, children’s hospitals and non-profit organizations supporting military veterans, first responders, law enforcement, wildlife conservation, l hunting and shooting sports education and defense of the Second Amendment. In the coming weeks, Henry Repeating Arms will be offering a limited edition Golden Boy Silver Anniversary Edition rifle with 100% of the proceeds going to organizations and charities supported by the Weapons for great causes country.

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Henry Repeating Arms is one of the leading manufacturers of rifles and shotguns in the United States and a world leader in the lever action gun category. The company’s motto is “Made in America, or Not Made at All,” and its firearms come with a lifetime warranty backed by award-winning customer service. The company is also known for its Guns For Great Causes charity program, which focuses on helping families of sick children, children’s hospitals, military veterans organizations, Second Amendment advocacy groups and wildlife conservation organizations. The company currently employs over 550 people and has over 330,000 square feet of manufacturing space at its Wisconsin and New Jersey facilities. The company is named for Benjamin Tyler Henry, who invented and patented the Henry lever-action rifle in 1860 – the first practical repeating rifle and America’s unique contribution to the international gun design scene fire. Visit Henry Repeating Arms online at henryusa.com, on Facebook at facebook.com/HenryRepeating and @henry_rifles on Instagram.