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The Golden Eagles are an elite group of NRA members dedicated to instilling the love of freedom in our nation's youth, teaching safe and responsible gun ownership to young and old alike, and passing the torch of liberty to the next generation of freedom's defenders.

Only one percent of NRA members are honored with membership in the NRA Golden Eagles. Through their leadership, they make possible crucial NRA programs that touch lives and teach freedom.

Golden Eagle sponsored programs include:

Golden Eagles are leaders in the fight to defend the Second Amendment against legislative and media attacks, and lead other crucial grassroots efforts that keep our gun rights safe.

Every year, our NRA Golden Eagles make it possible for up to four million youth to participate in NRA education, shooting competitions and safety programs, preserving the legacy of the Second Amendment for generations to come.

NRA Golden Eagles are sponsoring the innovative NRA School Shield Program to help keep our children safe while in school.  

Over the past two decades, Golden Eagle support has introduced tens of millions of youngsters to their first crucial lessons in firearm safety.  Our Golden Eagles have helped reduce firearm accidents to record lows, keeping our children safe.

Golden Eagles leadership support helps federal, state and local law enforcement officials teach thousands of Americans from all walks of life the personal safety strategies to protect themselves from criminal attack. 

Millions of men and women, first-time shooters, recreational shooters, competitors, and hunters began their training with NRA, where they learned the fundamentals of firearm safety and responsible citizenship.

The Golden Eagles are an elite group of NRA members dedicated to instilling the love of freedom in our nation’s youth, teaching safe and responsible gun ownership to young and old alike, and passing the torch of liberty to the next generation of freedom’s defenders.  Through their leadership of NRA, they are laying a solid foundation for our firearm freedoms for generations to come.