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Be The One To Send A Combat Veteran On A Black Bear Hunt


At the 2019 SCIF Veterans Breakfast, members and supporters of our military can sponsor a purple heart recipient to go on a black bear hunt.  The SCIF Veterans Committee is auctioning a sponsorship for a combat veteran to go on this special designated hunt. The sponsor (winning bidder of the auction) will pay to send Jeff Wellington, a 34-year veteran and Army helicopter pilot, on this hunt. Continue reading Be The One To Send A Combat Veteran On A Black Bear Hunt

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Third Annual Mississippi SCI Wounded Veteran Deer Hunt


One of the major humanitarian outreach programs supported by Safari Club International is working with wounded veterans and Purple Heart recipients from all conflicts.

ms-wounded-vet-hunt-banner-011717The Georgia and Magnolia (Mississippi) Chapters of SCI, Continue reading Third Annual Mississippi SCI Wounded Veteran Deer Hunt

Georgia SCI Chapter Hosts Veterans Hunts


SCIGeorgiaChapterGroupSCI Georgia hosted the first hunt honoring 12 wounded veterans in December 2014. The weekend event, timed to coincide with the anniversary of Pearl Harbor and the peak of the rut, began with a dinner at the VFW lodge and continued through the weekend with the American Legion providing cooks for a traditional catfish fry and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary acting as chefs for the Saturday lunch. Continue reading Georgia SCI Chapter Hosts Veterans Hunts

Alaska Fish & Game Offers Purple Heart Hunt for Veterans


waterfallhuntforever031814The Alaska Department of Fish & Game will offer a first of its kind hunt exclusively for Purple Heart recipients who are 100% disabled. The Purple Heart Hunt is a perfect complement to the State of Alaska’s 2013 Purple Heart Initiative.

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