Nov 27, 2012

Drayton Valley Does It Again!

Last year’s International Chapter of the Year does it again! The Drayton Valley SCI Chapter, located in Alberta, Canada, once again staged a picture-perfect fundraising banquet. Easily selling out their 400 seats in this rural community of 7,000 people, the chapter also sets the standard very high by earning disproportionately high revenues. The secret is

Nov 20, 2012

SCI Northern Nevada Chapter Hosts Feed the Hungry Feast

NNSCI Board members, in conjunction with the SCI Foundation, the Salvation Army and several other sponsors from the Reno/Sparks area, volunteered to serve approximately 1,650 meals at the annual Feed the Hungry Feast at the Reno Events Center.   NNSCI Board members and other SCI volunteers Dennis Laczynski, Tom and JoAnn Enewold, Judi Caron, Terry Melby

Nov 19, 2012

SCI Badgerland Sponsors Pheasant Hunt For Disabled Shooters

On Saturday, November 3, 2012, SCI Badgerland again was the major sponsor of the 9th annual pheasant hunt at Smith's Pheasant Crest in Oxford, WI. The day began with the volunteers meeting with Wayne and Robin Smith, owners of Smith’s Pheasant Crest and coordinators of the event. Hunters were checked in and sent to the

Nov 13, 2012

SCI Redding Chapter Takes Sensory Safari to Honey Bee Festival

On September 8 and 9, 2012, the Sensory Safari exhibit hosted 1,491 visitors, which was an increase of 200 over last year. Redding Chapter members Dennis Maxwell, Chris Frober, Jim Van Ornum, Peggy Dewell, Sheila and Larry McCloud staffed the trailer. Though there were adverse conditions–forest fires and triple digit temperatures, a welcome breeze cooled

Nov 8, 2012

GSCO Measuring Seminars

SCI will be hosting measuring seminars at the GSCO Convention this year in Reno, NV on Jan 9th at 2:00pm. There will be three SCI instructors present to cover all big game animals measured using the SCI scoring system and will place a heavy emphasis on scoring various types of mountain game animals from around

Nov 5, 2012

SCI Badgerland Helps the Heding Memorial Youth Shoot

The 11th Annual Don Heding Memorial Youth Trap Shoot was held on July 21, 2012, at the Fall River Rod & Gun Club. Approximately 45 boys and girls ages 11 to 17 shot trap and those 10 years old and older shot on the BB gun range. This event has grown every year and the

Nov 2, 2012

2012 Utah Chapter SCI Hunts For Warriors and Disabled Hunters

The annual SCI Utah Chapter “Hunts for Warriors” and disabled hunters project was a big success for 2012. Thanks go to the combined efforts of Chairbound Hunters-Utah Chapter (non-profit organization), Safari Club International-Utah Chapter, Garrett Hunting Services, and all the wonderful volunteers who made this an amazing hunt for one wounded war veteran and four

Nov 1, 2012

Chattanooga Area Chapter Honored

Chattanooga Area Chapter President Keith Watson (center) receives a 101st Airborne flag in appreciation for the Hunts for Warriors Program from new SCI veterans members Jeremey Chapin (right) and Matthew Taylor (left).  

Oct 30, 2012

SCI Badgerland Chapter Gets Kudos

SCI Badgerland Chapter collected a large amount of food for the Marshall/Waterloo Food Pantry. Through the Sportsman Against Hunger meat donations and drives like this, folks learn that SCI is not just about hunting. The Pantry Coordinator expressed his appreciation in the following letter. SCI, Badgerland Chapter c/o Steve Scheel Dear Steve, Thank you and

Oct 29, 2012

Hunts For Warriors Project at Dakota Hunting Farms

The 2nd annual Hunts for Warriors hunt took place at the Hecla Hunting Farms properties in northeastern South Dakota, near the town of Hecla. Owner Bill Mitchell and Lodge manager, Gabrielle Meyer have gone above and beyond in their efforts to show their appreciation for the service the veterans have given. From the conceptualization, planning