Shooting with a Purpose

May 10 & 11

NRA Basics of pistol shooting

This class meet certification requirements of Colorado's concealed carry license. This 2 day training program includes:

Day One: Classroom instruction, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM at the Independence Institute's offices

727 E. 16th Avenue, Denver

Day Two: Range training, 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM at the Ben Lomond Gun Club

23195 County Road 105, Ramah, 80832

Cost $115

A portion of the proceeds benefit the Independence Institute's Second Amendment Lawsuit

Registration Required: http://shootingwithapurpose.com/contact.html

Please type "Independence Institute, May 10" in the subject line.


Ladies, please join the Independence Institute for Wining with Women.

With Special Guest

 Julie Gunlock

Director, Culture of Alarmism Project at the Independence Women's Forum

How the culture of alarmism makes us afraid of everything and how to fight back.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 

5:30 PM Wine and Hors d'ouevres
6:00 - 7:30 PM PResentation
$20 per person paid in advance

R.s.v.p. to Susan Evans at 303-279-6536 X117 or


Join us for an evening with 

Clark Neily

Senior Attorney, Institute for Justice

and author of Terms of Engagement:

How Our Courts Should Enforce the Constitution's Promise of Limited Government

Wednesday, April 16

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

The event is free.  Light refreshments will be served.

RSVP by clicking here



Founders' Night 2014 


See the photos here


ATF Parties


 You can still buy your 2013 ATF T-shirt here!



Founders' Night Dinners

House Events






Second Amendment Lawsuit Events

is TONIGHT at the Sherman Street Event Center 

1770 Sherman St., Denver, CO

29th Annual Founders' Night Dinner

with Special Guest

Greg Gutfeld

Host of Fox News Channel's "Red Eye" and co-host of "The Five," and bestselling author of The Joy of Hate

Thursday, March 6, 2014

7 - 10 PM

David S. D'Evelyn Award: Jeffrey H. Coors

Vern Bickel Award: John Carson

New Location: Sherman Street Event Center

1770 Sherman Street


Advance R.s.v.p. Required

Pre-order Greg's newest book: Not Cool: The Hipster Elite And Their War On You here


 We have stopped accepting online reservations due to the proximity of the event, please call to check ticket availability!

$200 Dinner Ticket

$300 Patron Ticket*

$2,500 Bronze Table of Eight*

$5,000 Silver Table of Ten*

$10,000 Gold Table of Ten*

$25,000 Platinum Table of Ten*

$50 $25 Millennial Ticket EXCLUSIVELY FOR GUEST UNDEr THE AGE OF 30.  This ticket does not include dinner, just dessert, coffee and Greg's presentation


* Patron ticket purchasers and Table Sponors and their guests are invited to attend the Patron Reception at 6 PM prior to the dinner.

Call or email Julie for more information 303-279-6536X101 or julie@i2i.org 



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