Just wanted to make the announcement about an upcoming non-profit Friends of NRA function: The Portland Friends of NRA will be holding our annual NRA Dinner & Auction Fund Raiser. Saturday, April 16, 2011 5:00 PM at the Doubletree Hotel Portland, 1000 NE Multnomah Street, Portland, OR 97232 Seating is limited and we expect a sold out event - get your tickets early! We will have: Live & Silent Auctions Special Drawings Door Prizes Great Food & Friends Limited Edition Firearms Custom Knives NRA Commissioned Art Special Ladies Merchandise Plus many other items created especially for this Friends of NRA event!!! Banquet Tickets are $50.00 each. PURCHASE TICKETS BY MARCH 26, 2011 AND YOU WILL BE ENTERED INTO THE EARLY BIRD PRIZE DRAWING! SPONSOR PACKAGES AVAILABLE For additional information on the Event Sponsorships, Donations, or to assist the committee, please contact Teresa Ascenzi at (503) 761-3487 or John Mueller at (503) 663-6080. You can Purchase Tickets online at Friends of NRA - NRA Foundation The Friends of NRA is a non-profit organization whose purpose is fund-raising for the future of the shooting sports. We provide funding in areas such as youth firearm safety and education programs, hunter education, range development and improvement, womens training seminars, and wildlife conservation efforts. Please come join us in support of the NRA, your gun rights, and the shooting sports!