Chattanooga Chapter Sponsors Teacher To AWLS

The Chattanooga Chapter recently sponsored teacher Kevin L. to AWLS who writes:

archery-090412“I want to thank you and SCI so much for sponsoring me to AWLS in June.  It was a great experience.  That one week has sparked me to get more students involved in outdoor activities.  I had students from school out to my farm almost every week of the summer shooting.  My daughter and I did two additional camps, besides the summer camp we conducted for BBS.  We touched the lives of over 120 students this summer with archery.  As you know, last year was the first year for archery at Boyd-Buchanan.  We had about 22 students participate in the program.  This fall so far I have 50 students who have signed up for the archery club.  We now have archery twice a week and have already out grown our equipment capacity.  What a great problem to have.  We are also hosting an archery instructors course at the school on September 28th.  I have been in touch with schools in our local area and I am working to get archery started in other schools in Chattanooga, TN.  Thank you so much for giving me the opportunity to experience the AWLS program.  You now have one very motivated teacher. Thank You.”–Kevin L.


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