2017 Fundraiser Donations and Hunts

SCI Flint 2017 Fundraiser
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Hunt of a Lifetime, Gun for a Cause Safari Wish Hunt Benefactor

Botos Hunting Safaris

Last year the monies generated from the Wish Hunt went to Carson Dominick Whitetail Hunt of a Lifetime. This year all proceeds from the Tikka T3 Remington 300 Win Mag, along with a Donated sable hunt in South Africa valued at $9,880.00 donated by Botes van der Merwe of Botes Hunting Safaris will be used for another Safari Wish Hunt. This is a 7-Day hunt for 1 hunter and includes 1 Sable. Dates are in May to October 2017 ONLY. A non-hunter can be added for $150.00 per day and an additional hunter for $440.00 per day plus trophy fees.
Hunt: 7-Day Sable Hunt for 1 hunter
Donor: Botes Hunting Safaris, Botes van der Merwe,
Value: $9,880.00
Dates: May to October 2017 ONLY
Method of Harvest: Rifle
Accomm: See www.riverdancehunting.com
Addl’ Hunter: $440.00 per day plus trophy fees
Observer: $150.00 per day
Alt. Year: No
Location: South Africa
Transportation: From Johannesburg to hunting lodge
Special Notes: This hunt can be upgraded to have many different animals added for additional fees.
Attending: Yes

Open your heart and your gun safe and bid on this special item.
Value: $10,680.00

Veterans Humanitarian Fund

Veterans Humanitarian FundThis year we feel it is necessary to raise funds in order to support veterans across our great nation. In order to make this a success we need the help from outfitters and you the attendees of this event. This year’s donation includes a Weatherby Vanguard chambered in 270 Win Mag and a hunt graciously donated by Curley and Betty Warren of Stony River Lodge. The money from this hunt will be used in many different ways to support our veterans. This 7-day Caribou hunt for 1 hunter includes all trophy fees an $8500 value, dates are 2017 this hunt can be substituted for a 6-day daily fly out fishing trip valued at $13,000 or an be credited $8,500 to any animal on their hunt list, non-hunter can accompany for $3,000 and additional hunter $8,000. Bush flight to and from Anchorage not included $950 additional.
Hunt: 7-Day Alaska Caribou hunt for 1 hunter
Donor: Stoney River Lodge, Curly and Betty Warren,
(907) 526-5211
Value: $8,500.00
Dates: August 2018
Method of Harvest: Rifle, Pistol or Archery equipment
Accomm: See www.stoneyriverlodge.com or www.Fishingstoneyriverlodge,com
Addl’ Hunter: $7,000.00
Licenses: $410.00 sold at lodge
Trophy Fee: For grizzle and black bear
Observer: $5,000.00
Alt. Year: No
Location: Alaska
Transportation: Pick up and Return to Anchorage $950.00
Special Notes: This hunt can be credited for hunts or fishing trips retail valued at $9,000.00 available or advertised.
Attending: Yes

Open your hearts to our Veterans and bid on this special item.
Total Value: Priceless

Australia Water Buffalo Hunt

Australia Water Buffalo HuntHunt: 5 Day Australian bronze medal water buffalo hunt for 1 hunter
Donor: Muckadilla Safaris, Glenn Giffin, + 61 42 940 4484, www.australianbuffalohunting.com.au
Value: $14,300.00
Dates: May to August 2017
Alt. Year: No
Method of Harvest: Rifle, 375 H&H and up
Accomm: 3 bedroom colour bond house with solar hot water, shower and toilet block, stretches and bedding, basic food.
Addl’ Hunter: $10,650.00
Observer: $250.00 per day
Location: Northern Territory, Australia
License: Trophy fees included
Transportation: Contact outfitter: Air charter into camp not included. Flights to Groote Eylandt from Darwin return, 1½ hrs. flight each way. Air charter from Groote Eylandt to hunting area return 30 minutes each way.
Special Notes: Hunt takes place in the beautiful country of Australia. On this hunt you will be able to harvest Bronze Water Buffalo. This hunt can be upgraded to include additional animals at hunters expense. Field preparation, dip and pack of one Buffalo Trophy. Allow 14 days minimum for processing of trophies prior to shipment. Transport of trophies once prepared is an additional cost to hunter.
Attending: No

14kt. Peridot or Amethyst and Diamond Ring

Amethyst and Diamond RingThis is a tremendous piece of fine jewelry. A stunning amethyst or peridot ring set in over 2 grams of 14kt. white gold. The beautiful center stone has the rare AAA grading for color and clarity. This classic oval shape gemstone is surrounded by shimmering white diamonds that are set in an artistic bezel with scroll work to enhance the brilliance. This great piece of hunting insurance is available in any size.

Donated by: Jewel Craft, Joe Karcher, (248) 344-4400
Retail Value: $3,250.00
Attending: Yes

New Zealand 5-Day Silver Package

Hunt: 5-Day Silver Hunting package for Red Stag, Bull Tahr and Buck Chamois for 1 hunterCardrona Outfitters
Donor: Cardrona Outfitters Simon Hawkins 001 022 088 0341, www.cardronaoutfitters.nz
Value: $14,000.00
Dates: April – July 2017
Alt. Year: 2018
Accomm: All lodging, meals and transport from airport are included.
Observer: $250.00 per day
Addl’ Hunter: $6,500.00
License: Included
Trophy Fees: None
Method of Harvest: Rifle or Bow
Location: Queenstown, New Zealand
Transportation: Included from airport 30 minutes away.
Special Notes: Our 5 day Silver package is our most highly requested package that includes Silver Red Stag 320 to 340 SCI, Bull Tahr, also Buck Chamois. Additional cost for helicopter if needed $1,700.00 per hour. Hunt can be upgraded for additional cost.
Attending: Yes

Illinois Rut Season Archery Whitetail Deer Hunt

Monarch RiversHunt: 5-Day Illinois Archery/Crossbow whitetail deer hunt for 1 hunter
Donor: Monarch Rivers, Aaron Quillan, (602) 332-9889, monarchrivers.com
Value: $7,000.00
Dates: October 23 – 28, 2017 See Outiftter
Weapon: Bow or Crossbow
Accomm: Guided services to hunt locations, dressing of game, Lodging, pre-set stands
locations in funnels, along travel corridors, food sources and bedding areas. Meals responsibility of hunter.
Addl’ Hunter: $3,500.00
Observer: Yes $150.00 per day
Alt. Year: See outfitter
Location: Calhoun County, Illinois
License: $500.00 total per hunter
Transportation: Supplied to hunting locations. Only on hunting days. Airport arrangements can be made.
Special Notes: 130″ minimum unless 4.5 or older. $500.00 fine if not. Rolling hills, dense thickets and timber, CRP, river bottoms and agriculture make Calhoun County the most beautiful and abundant in Illinois. Ground has been managed for 10+ years.
Attending: Yes

8-Day Missouri Youth Turkey &-South Africa Combo Hunt

Hunt: 3-day/3 night Missouri Turkey Rifle Hunt for 4 huntersDouble Deuce Ranch
5-Day South African Hunting is for 2 or 4 hunters (2X1)
Donor: Double Deuce Ranch & Wild Wildebeest Safaris,
Mike & Karen Helbing, (608) 572-2389
www.double2ranch.com and www.wwbeest.com
Value: $19,440.00

Missouri Turkey Hunt

Dates: Spring of 2017 or 2018
Method of Harvest: Shotgun
Accomm: Double Deuce Lodge includes lodging, meals and all beverages
Addl’ Hunter: $1,750.00
Observer: $100.00 per day
Location: Powersville, MO
Licenses: Approximately $ 190.00
Transportation: Hunters responsibility to get to location. Truck provided in camp.
Special Notes: The Missouri hunt includes lodging, meals, and all beverages for 4 hunters. The hunt is for 1 Eastern Turkey per hunter. Also included is fishing and morel mushroom hunting. Extra observers are welcome at $100.00 per day (Gratuities are not included). This is a semi-guided hunt.

South Africa 5-Day Hunting Safaris

Wild Wildebeest Lodge
Dates: March – October 2017 or 2018
Method of Harvest: Rifle
Accomm: Wild Wildebeest Lodge, includes lodging, meals and all beverages
Addl’ Hunter: $350.00 per day
Observer: $250.00 per day
Location: South Africa, Limpopo Province
Licenses: See outfitter
Transportation: Hunters responsibility to get to location. Hunting vehicle in camp.
Special Notes: This hunt is for 4 hunters (2X1). Included are 5 days of daily rates (lodging, meals, and all beverages), day of arrival and day of departure, plus 1 zebra, 1 blue wildebeest, 1 blesbuck, and 1 impala (to share). Not included in the hunt is airfare to/from Johannesburg, conservation fees, VAT, dip and pack if taxidermy is done in the U.S., and gratuities. Woods & Water Taxidermy in Conroe, Texas is offering up to a $500 credit per hunter toward taxidermy work done by their company (applied as 15% on shoulder mounts/rugs and 10% on European mounts – excludes back hides. Contact Rowdy Woodson at 281-296-9458 or skullmnt@aol.com.
Attending: No

Ohio Whitetail Deer Hunt

Xtreme World Class Whitetails of OhioHunt: 3 day, 3 night SCI 180″ to 200″ whitetail hunting trip for 2 hunters
Donor: Xtreme World Class Whitetails of Ohio, Ron & Karen Douglas, (248) 890-4500,
Value: $4,000.00
Dates: September 25 to December 20, 2017
Weapon: Hunters Choice
Accomm: Lodging, meals and beverages are included
Observer: $100.00 per day
Location: Millersburg, OH
License: N/A
Transportation: Hunters responsibility to get to the lodge
Special Notes: Xtreme World Class Whitetails of Ohio has generously donated an Ohio white- tailed deer hunt for 2 hunters. This is a 3 day, 3 night hunt for 2 (two) northeastern white-tailed deer in the 180″ – 200″ class. Xtreme World Class Whitetails of Ohi0 is located near Berlin, Ohio in the heart of Amish Country. Included in this donation is a $2,000.00 CREDIT PER HUNTER towards the harvest of your Whitetails (LEAVING A BALANCE OF $4,900.00 PER HUNTER PER DEER OF THIS CLASS). this is all inclusive, meals, lodging, beverages, professional guide and transportation during the hunt. Method of Harvest is hunter’s choice. Hunter has the option to upgrading to a larger deer and/or additional deer per outfitters current price list. Non-hunters can be added for $100 per day. Hunt can be taken September 25-December 20, 2017. On site world renowned taxidermist available at hunter’s additional cost. Don’t miss this opportunity to harvest a trophy deer of a lifetime!!!
Attending: Yes

Natural Uptone Beaver Parka

Natural Uptone Beaver ParkaThis beautiful Natural Uptone Beaver Parka is 28 inches in length with Fox trim detachable hood zipper front full sleeves with bracelet cuffs. Fur origin Canada free alterations and monogramming size medium.
Donated By: Cascade Fur Salon, John Hayes, (616) 957-4936
Retail Value: $5,000.00
Attending: Yes

British Columbia Fishing Trip

Hunt: 4-day, 3 night salmon & halibut fishing trip for 1 anglerNootka Island Lodge
Donor: Nootka Island Lodge, Tim Cyr
(604) 909-4155 or (604) 960-0461, www.nootkaisland.com
Value: $2,249.00 not including tax
Location: Gold River, British Columbia
Observer: $200.00 per night
Addl’ Hunter: $2,249.00 plus tax
Dates: June-September 2017
Alt. Year: No
Accomm: Lodging and excellent meals are included.
License: Approximately $28.00
Transportation: Float plane trip approximately $180.00
Special Notes: Nootka Island Lodge offers comfortable rooms, twin and single. The plumbing is indoors with showers. Dining is family style and we will cook your catch if you so desire. See website for more information.
Attending: Yes

Saskatchewan Whitetail Deer Hunt

Hunt: 6-Day Saskatchewan Whitetail Deer Hunt for 1 hunterJohnsons Outfitters
Donor: Johnsons Outfitters LTD., Paul Pospisil, (306) 837-4731
Value: $5,000.00
Dates: 2017 Season: See outfitter
Alternate Year: No
Location: Saskatchewan ,Canada
Accomm: Lodge and cabins
Licenses: Not included, no trophy fee
Method of Harvest: Black Powder Rifle or, Bow
Addl’ Hunter: See outfitter
Observer: See outfitter
Transportation: We transport once you arrive.
Special Notes: Tower stands over bait and 10% discount with deposit at banquet.
Attending: Yes

Florida Alligator Hunt

Florida Alligator Hunt Hunt: Alligator hunt for 1 hunter
Donor: Triple M Outfitters Unlimited, Matt Cates, (321) 863-2985, www.triplemoutfittersunlimited.com
Value: $3,500.00
Dates: See Outfitter
Alt. Year: 2017
Accomm: Meals and lodging included.
Method of Harvest: Hunters Choice
Addl’ Hunter: $3,500.00
Observer: Yes, See outfitter
Location: Palm Bay, Florida
Licenses: None
Transportation: Hunters responsibility to Florida. Transportation during hunt truck/buggy.
Special Notes: You will be able to experience the natural beauty of Florida’s cypress swamps, palmetto and pine thickets ,and scattered oak and cabbage hammocks. It is truly incredible to see what an untouched and untamed Florida looks like. Here at Triple M Outfitters we have hunting packages to fit everyone regardless of age, gender, or disabilities.
Attending: Yes

Ontario Waterfowl Hunt

Hunt: 2 Day Ontario Waterfowl hunt for 4 huntersOntario Waterfowl Hunt
Donor: JR Wetlands Outfitters, Josh White, (289) 683-7922
Value: $4,000.00
Dates: October 2017 to January 2018
Alt. Year: No
Method of Harvest: Shotgun
Accomm: Lodge on Walpole Island
Addl’ Hunter: No
Observer: No
Location: Walpole Island, Canada
License: Hunters responsibility to purchase Ontario small game license
Transportation: Hunters responsibility to lodge
Special Notes: This hunt is all inclusive of meals and lodging. Lunch upon arrival, evening hunt supper and continental breakfast before the morning hunt. Overnight accommodations in our lodge. Guns & gear can be supplied if needed

Attending: Yes

South Africa 10 Day Plains Game Safari

Hunt: 10-Day South Africa Safari for 2 hunters 2 X 1Limcroma Safaris
Donor: Limcroma Safaris, Hannes Els & Jeff C. Kennedy (817) 271-9858
Value: $14,000.00
Dates: March to November 2017
Alt. Year: No
Accomm: Five-star chalets Guests will enjoy delectable cuisine prepared in traditional South African fashion, wild game dishes, and beverages including famous South African wines and local beers. Accommodations include luxurious native thatched five-star chalets with ensuite baths. Guests will enjoy delectable cuisine prepared in traditional South African fashion, wild game dishes, and beverages including fine South African wines, local beers, and liquor.
Observer: $250.00 per day
Addl’ Hunter: $400.00 per day
Trophy Fees: Included 1 Impala and 1 Wildebeest per hunter
Method of Harvest: Rifle
Location: Limpopo Province, South Africa
Transportation: Airport pickup/drop off provided if needed
Special Notes: With nearly 200,000 acres of owned and closely managed hunting concessions in the Limpopo Province- the premier hunting destination in South Africa. This hunt includes daily rates for 2 hunters, trophy fees for 1 Blue Wildebeest and 1 Impala for each hunter, licensed professional hunter, tracker, skinner, camp staff, and daily laundry service. Additional animals per sheet: see outfitter.
Attending: Yes

Missouri Duck/Goose Hunt

Hunt: 3 Days/3 nights Missouri Duck/Goose hunt t for 2 huntersMissouri Duck/Goose Hunt
Donor: Safari Unlimited LLC, Drake Dawson, (573) 544-2041, safariunlimitedworldwide.com
Value: $3,000.00
Dates: November/December 2017/18
Accomm: Ranch lodge with hot water, heaters, satellite tv and wi-fi, full kitchen. All meals with fine wines.
Alt. Year: 2018/19
Method of Harvest: Shotgun
Addl’ Hunter: $1,500.00
Observer: $450.00
Location: Northern Missouri, Duncan Bridge, MO
Licenses: Hunters Expense
Transportation: Hunters responsibility. $100.00 per group from airport to lodge roundtrip.
Special Notes: This is a 2X1 guided hunt with transportation during hunt included and dressing of birds. Trip can be extended for $500.00 per day. Can be upgraded to include whitetail deer (trophy fees are additional). See outfitter.
Attending: Yes

Alberta Moose Hunt during Rut

Hunt: 10 Day Alberta Moose hunt during rut for 1 hunterBuckbrush Outfitters
Donor: Buckbrush Outfitters, Rod & Logan Hunter, 780-853-7720, www.huntbuckbrush.com
Value: $7,500.00
Dates: October 1 – 10 2017
Alt. Year: No
Weapon: Rifle or Bow
Accomm: Cabins, Tents, or RV’s
Addl’ Hunter: $7,500.00
Observer: $300.00 per day
Location: Alberta, Canada
License: Hunters Responsibility
Transportation: Hunters responsibility to camp. 4X4, boat, ATV or by foot during hunt
Special Notes: This is an excellent hunt for great moose. This is one of Alberta’s best moose areas and is well known for trophy bulls. This area is hunted by foot, boat, and ATV during late September and early October when the moose are in full rut. With fantastic northern pike fishing our Alberta moose camp is a true northern experience with all the comforts of home including hot showers, satellite tv and phone, and an in camp cook.
Attending: Yes

Spain Red Stag & Ibex Hunt

Prohunt SpainHunt:

6-day Spanish Red Stag and Ibex hunt (South Easter or Ronda) for 2 hunter and 2 Observer
Donor: Prohunt Spain, Loic Sintes , +34914317070, Prohunt-Spain.com
Value: $11,500.00
Observer: Included
Addl’ Hunter: See outfitter
Method of Harvest: Rifle
Dates: Contact outfitter October 2017 to February 2018
Accomm: 5 star high quality accommodations
Alt. Year: Yes
Location: Civdad Real and Granada, Spain
License: $150.00/Hunting area
Trophy Fee: Per brochure Ibex $7,000.00
Transportation: Transportation to and from airport is included.
Special Notes: 2 hours south of Madrid, beautiful landscape with fantastic accommodations. You will see an enormous population of Spanish red deer and will try to hunt wild boar at night. Very exciting!  **Excluded- Ibex trophy fee, hunting licenses, Vat,Dip & Pack.
Attending: Yes

Michigan Walleye Fishing Charter

MI-Hi Fishing Charter
Hunt: 5-hour Walleye fishing charter on Lake Erie for up to 6 anglers.
Donor: MI-HI Fishing Charters, Steve Martin, (248) 879-0825
Value: $650.00
Dates: Call for dates in 2017
Location: Toledo Beach Marina, Lake Erie.
License: Extra
Transportation: Purchaser’s responsibility.
Special Notes: This 5-hour charter is out of Toledo Beach Marina on Lake Erie. It includes all tackle & equipment. Fish cleaning is available aboard the 32’ coastal fishing vessel.
Attending: Yes

Kansas Whitetail Archery Hunt

Verdigris Valley OutfittersHunt: 5-1/2-Day Whitetail Archery Hunt
Donor: Verdigris Valley Outfitters, Doug Arnold, (719) 748-3532
Value: $3,250.00
Dates: Contact Outfitter October 27 to November 1
Weapon: Bow/Crossbow
Accomm: 3,000 square foot lodge built in 2014, 3 bedroom lodge with washer & dryer. All meals. Just bring your hunting clothes and bow!
Licenses: N/A
Addl’ Hunter: $3,250.00
Observer: $500.00
Alt. Year: No
Location: Southeast Kansas
Transportation: Hunters responsibility to outfitter. Furnished during hunt.
Special Notes: 14,000 acres managed for trophy bucks!
Attending: Yes

Michigan Salmon Fishing Trip

Tiny Bubbles ChatersHunt: 5 hour fishing trip for up to 4 anglers
Donor: Tiny Bubbles Charters, David Rommell (231) 383-1500
Value: $525.00
Dates: May 1st – September 1st 2017
Alt. Year: No
Accomm: Half day fishing trip for salmon up to 6 people- must have your own licenses
Location: Frankfort, MI
Add’l Angler: $50.00 per person
Licenses: Anglers responsibility
Transportation: Anglers responsibility to Frankfort
Special Notes: Captain and his family have been in the business for 40 years. Boat is a 36′ Tiara Fishing boat
Attending: Yes

Emerald Cut Swiss Blue Topaz and Diamond Ring

Another absolutely stunning piece of fine jewelry. A unique Swiss Blue Topaz set in solid14kt white gold. This highly sought after Emerald cut center stone is a rare Swiss Blue, and is over 4 ct. in weight. This uniquely cut center stone is surrounded by 30 shimmering genuine diamonds. This classic yet cutting edge design combined with the hard to find genuine emerald cut shape Swiss Blue Topaz, might make this ring the best hunting insurance you ever purchased. This custom ring is available in any size.
Donated by: Jewel Craft, Joe Karcher, (248) 344-4400
Retail Value: $4,000.00
Attending: Yes

Taxidermy Gift Certificate

Item: 1 Taxidermy gift certificate
Taxidermy by Dourlain, Dave Ratliff
(517) 304-5840, www.dourlain.com
Value: $1000.00
Special Notes: Not good for work already in progress or combined with other certificates.
Not good for fish.

Attending: Yes

Ireland Sitka Stag Hunt

Hunt: 3-day Sitka Stag hunt in Ireland for 1 hunter and 1 ObserverCeltic Field Sports
Donor: Celtic Field Sports-Ireland, David Moore (281) 823-2026 www.celticfieldsports.com
Value: $6,900.00
Observer: Yes
Addl’ Hunter: Yes contact outfitter
Method of Harvest: Rifle
Dates: 2018
Accomm: Victorian hunting lodge/ or hotel (based on hunt location)
Alt. Year: 2019
Location: Mountains of Ireland
License: $700.00 Non resident license
Trophy Fee: None
Transportation: Transportation to and from airport is included.
Special Notes: This is an excellent spot and stalk hunt. Taxidermy work is not included. All meals, guiding and ground transportation is included.
Attending: Yes

SCI Life Membership

Safari Club International Lifetime Membership. This is your chance to be a Lifetime member…So be a partner of SCI for Life!

Donor: SCI Flint Chapter
Value: $1,500.00

Michigan Combo Coyote & Turkey Hunt

Hilde Hunting ServiceHunt: 1 Day Coyote Hunt for 5 hunters
Donor: Hilde Hunting Service – Dan Taylor (248) 909-1512
Value: $1,000.00
Dates: Winter 2018
Alt. Year: None
Location: Southeast Michigan
Accomm: Hunters responsibility
Method of Harvest: Shotgun/Rifle
Addl’ Hunter: $200.00
License: Hunter’s responsibility Fur Harvester
Transportation: Hunter’s responsibility
Special Notes: Hilde Hunting Service provides first class hunting locally
Turkey Hunt
Hunt: 1 Day Turkey Hunt for 1 hunterHilde Hunting Service
Donor: Hilde Hunting Service – Dan Taylor (248) 909-1512
Value: $500.00
Dates: May 2017
Alt. Year: None
Location: Southeast Michigan
Accomm: Hunters responsibility
Method of Harvest: Shotgun
Addl’ Hunter: $500.00
License: Hunter’s responsibility MI turkey area 22
Transportation: Hunter’s responsibility
Special Notes: Hilde Hunting Service provides first class hunting locally
Total Value: $1,500.00
Attending: Yes

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