I also buy the long handle ones. Much more useful IMO. I used a ton at first, but now i only use one or two per cleaning. I stopped worrying about getting every trace of anything out.
$0 of an NRA membership goes to legislative action or court battles. Not a dime. Only money contributed to the NRA-ILA or NRA-PVF.
Of course, you could just donate to the Second Amendment Foundation
I was feeling pretty good, then I looked around and realized I am not swimming or on fire.