The 2014 Fundraiser was a smashing success!
Hunt forever--SCI's online hunting magazine writes in their CHAPTER SPOTLIGHT MARCH 21, 2014 SCIPUBLICATIONS
SCI TN VALLEY CHAPTER HUNTING GALA BREAKS FUNDRAISING RECORD!
Tennessee Valley chapter of Safari Club International held its annual Hunting Gala March 8 which was headlined by Eva Shockey, daughter of Jim Shockey. SCIF Pathfinder winners Eric Jones and Brodey Pemberton were also at the event. The gala enjoyed not only a record-breaking crowd, but the Chapter also broke its own record in funds raised.
More than 30 kids in attendance, were treated to an air soft shooting match with the winner receiving a AR15 platform Mossberg .22 rifle and each one received a free knife,. Other activities included Bingo, Popcorn box game, and a 52 playing card game along with the raffle and silent auction.
According to Chapter President, Keith Watson, “the A List Raffle girls from Utah more than doubled the dollar amount of raffle tickets sold when compared to previous events. And, we expect a bigger and better event March 14, 2015 next year”.
Here is an overview of the items that were available at the live auction