Category Archives: Within SCI

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SCI Convention Auctions


Part of the excitement of the annual SCI Convention are the diverse items that will be auctioned to help fund the continuing fight to preserve and protect our hunting heritage. The auction catalog is starting to fill up and the 45th Annual Safari Club International Convention is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever! Here’s a look at some of the items available for bids.

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Houston Chapter Fundraiser Has Sold Out Crowd


Greg McCord is a new member and recipient of an RTIC cooler for joining SCI and the Houston Chapter at this year's annual fundraiser.
Greg McCord is a new member and recipient of an RTIC cooler for joining SCI and the Houston Chapter at this year’s annual fundraiser.

Sunday August 7, 2016 the Houston Chapter of SCI hosted their annual chapter fundraiser at a new venue, the Redneck Country Club. With a sold out crowd of more than 275 people in attendance, the event proved to be just what the chapter hoped it would be. Special guest performance included Johnny Lee with his famous hit “Looking for Love.” The Houston Chapter of SCI is focused on conservation, education, humanitarian projects, legislation and youth education among other great causes both locally and nationally. To learn more about the SCI Houston Chapter please visit www.scihouston.org.

Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative Grants Over $95,000


OAI-LogoYamaha Outdoor Access Initiative awarded more than $95,000 in funds and equipment to six grant recipients in the second quarter of 2016. The Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative Continue reading Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative Grants Over $95,000

Have You Applied for a Permit to Import a Lion From Africa?


African-lion-122815In January, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service imposed new rules that require all those who wish to import lions legally hunted in Africa to apply for and obtain import permits in order to bring their lions into the U.S. The permit requirement Continue reading Have You Applied for a Permit to Import a Lion From Africa?