WILD GAME DINNER & AUCTION
Thursday, March 23, 2023
Seawells on Rosewood, Columbia, SC
Hampton Wildlife Fund
SC Dept. of Natural Resources
Benefitting SCDNR Youth Programs & Continuing Education
An event to raise both money for, and awareness of, SCDNR Youth Programs with a portion going toward DNR continuing education. The total donated to SC DNR by the Hampton Wildlife Fund (HWF) over the years now stands at $4,000,000. Since 1995, the Fund has also awarded $542,800 in scholarships to deserving S.C. students.
Some of the programs & projects supported by the HWF include:
*Sassafras Mountain Observation Tower Project
*SC DNR Outreach Shotgun and Archery Shooting Sports Programs
*Operation Game Thief
*Hooked On Fishing Not On Drugs Youth Fishing Rodeos
*Take One Make One Youth Mentoring Program
*Aquatic Education Program
*Marine Education Program and Educational Vessel Discovery
*Tiger Shark Research and Tagging in Port Royal and St. Helena Sounds
*DNR Land, Water and Conservation Envirothon
*Bruce Rush Artificial Reef
*S.C. Memorial Deepwater Reef Project
Tickets are $75 at the door with 8-seat Bronze sponsor tables available at $500 each. Silver, Gold and Platinum sponsorships are also available at $1,000, $2500 and $5000 respectively. The fare is wild game, including quail, wild-caught shrimp, wild pig, saltwater fish, alligator and more…along with your favorite beverages. We will offer a limited number of interesting and unique live and silent auction items, plus have several special drawings, door prizes and more.
We are also selling tickets for a premium 5-Gun drawing…winner take all.
$100 per ticket, 150 tickets total.
List of firearms:
Benelli LUPO 270 Winchester, Black
Benelli Super Black Eagle 3 Mossy Oak Bottomland 3" 20 Ga. 26"
Tikka T3 T3x Lite 6.5 Creedmoor 3+1 24.30" Veil Alpine Black RH
Savage Renegauge Waterfowl 12 Gauge 26" 4+1 3" Adj Stock Mossy Oak Blades
Springfield Armory HC9319B Hellcat 9mm Black Melonite Slide
We truly appreciate and support the SC Department of Natural Resources, its mission and its programs, and the extremely loyal and dedicated staff who work tirelessly for the outdoor resources of the Palmetto State. We hope you will come out and support us in this our inaugural event, and help us “spread the word.” I will be happy to discuss sponsorships with any who are interested at your convenience.
Jim Goller, Executive Director
Hampton Wildlife Fund
PO Box 2641
Columbia SC 29202