I was in my truck when my cell phone rang. It was Johnny Delaney, a young man I mentored years ago and helped break into hunting and conservation. Johnny had been notified he drew a coveted, hunt-of-a-lifetime tag for the Tennessee elk hunt that began in 2009. The bow hunt began the previous year. Johnny needed help so he reached out to me. Continue reading SCI Tennessee Valley President Mentors Elk Hunter
Cabela’s is a great partner with SCI and continues strengthening its partnerships with local wildlife groups. On July 22, 2017, at the Huntsville, Alabama Cabela’s store, there was a meeting of conservation organizations in the state and Southeast, including the Alabama Chapter of SCI present. All of the organizations introduced themselves and explained how the organization works along with the cause or reason for the organization. Continue reading Conservation Partnership
The “Acadiana Disaster Response Fund” recently received a check for $10,000 from SCI’s Acadiana Chapter. The fund helps people across seven different parishes who were affected by flooding this past August and are in the most need. The donation was given in memory of Russell Jackson with Lafayette Shooters who was the chapter’s 2016 donor of the year.
On October 17 and 18, the Alabama Chapter of SCI was invited to bring the SCI Sensory Safari trailer to the Anniston Museum of Natural History. Five of Alabama’s members manned the trailer and answered questions about the animals and the organization. Continue reading Alabama SCI Connects With Community