May 3, 2023
The NSSF® Project ChildSafe® Participating at Celerant’s Client Conference 2023 Next Week in Atlanta
Celerant kicking off dealer raffles, totaling $1,500, to help encourage donations for Project ChildSafe
Staten Island, NY – The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) will be exhibiting Project ChildSafe at Celerant’s annual client conference next week in Atlanta. Project ChildSafe is a program dedicated to firearm safety and education, and Celerant’s retail software makes it easy for dealers to support the program by accepting donations in their store, range and website. To support Project ChildSafe, Celerant is contributing $1,500 worth of raffles to dealers that collect donations through Celerant’s retail software.
“NSSF is grateful to Celerant for its continued support of Project ChildSafe through the donation module in its point-of-sale software, and for encouraging its firearm retailer clients through this $1,500 conference raffle and other incentives to help Project ChildSafe promote responsible firearm ownership nationwide,” said Bill Brassard, NSSF’s Senior Director of Communications.
Collect Donations for Project ChildSafe with Celerant
Through Celerant’s point of sale and eCommerce platform, dealers can give customers the option to donate at the end of each purchase. After enabling the pre-configured “ChildSafe” template in Celerant’s backend software, a donation option will appear on the POS payment screen for store sales, and at checkout for online purchases. To make a donation, customers can either roundup their order to the nearest dollar, or choose a specific denomination. Dealers can also run a report to see all donations by store/range/online, ensuring they send the correct amount to Project ChildSafe. All donations are tax deductible.
Celerant’s Raffles to Support Project ChildSafe
To support Project ChildSafe, Celerant is offering two raffles at the upcoming client conference to firearm dealers that collect donations for the program through their Celerant retail software and/or eCommerce website. All participating dealers will be automatically entered to win the $500 raffle. The winner of the grand-prize of $1,000 will go to the dealer that collects the most donations over the course of the program. Prizes will be applied to the dealer’s statement for Celerant software and services.
“Celerant has supported the firearms industry for 20+ years, and we are eager to support Project ChildSafe,” stated Ian Goldman, President and CEO, Celerant Technology. “We already made it really simple for dealers to collect donations through our software; by offering $1,500 in raffles, we hope to encourage even more dealers to participate. We look forward to seeing the NSSF at this year’s conference in Atlanta, and help continue to raise awareness about firearm safety.”
Celerant’s Client Conference 2023
Celerant’s dealer conference takes place May 8 – 10 in Atlanta, where dealers, Celerant’s team members and industry partners can spend a couple of days networking, learning how to utilize the Celerant software more effectively, and discuss industry best practices and changes. To learn more about supporting Project ChildSafe through Celerant, please visit www.celerant.com/projectchildsafe.
About Celerant Technology
Celerant has supported the archery and outdoor sports industries since 1999 with innovative retail software, enabling dealers to expand their business in-store and online. As a preferred software provider for the ATA, NSSF, NRA and NASGW, Celerant provides point of sale, eCommerce, distributor integrations, A&D/e4473, range and membership management, marketplace integrations, and more. For more information, visit www.celerant.com/blog.
About Project ChildSafe
NSSF, the trade association of the firearms industry, launched Project ChildSafe in 1999 (originally as Project HomeSafe). Since 1999, the program has provided more than 40 million free firearm safety kits and gun locks to firearm owners in all 50 states through partnerships with thousands of law enforcement agencies across the country. That’s in addition to the more than 70 million free locking devices manufacturers have included, and continue to include, with new firearms sold since 1998. While helping to prevent accidents among children is a focus, Project ChildSafe is intended to help adults practice greater firearm safety in the home. More information is available at projectchildsafe.org.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation is the trade association for the firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of thousands of manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations and publishers nationwide. For more information, visit nssf.org.
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