Sanderson Farms Golf Tournament Gives Back

Oct 29 • Summer Starnes

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BIRDIES FOR CHARITY

Community spirit is the driving force on the links at the Sanderson Farms Championship. This means you have a great opportunity to support Mississippi charities by raising additional funds through Birdies For Charity participating charities receive 100% of EVERY DONATION collected on their behalf! Additionally, you have a chance to win a year’s supply of delicious, 100% natural Sanderson Farms Chicken … grilled, smoked, kabobed, casseroled … cooked 100’s of different ways on your new large Big Green Egg! The large cooking area can easily accommodate meals for large families and cookouts with all your friends. Of course, you also get all the EGGcessories you need to make cooking on your new Egg an EGGcellent experience!

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Birdies For Charity is a fundraising program designed to give participants an opportunity to generate contributions based on the number of “birdies” made by PGA TOUR players during the Sanderson Farms Championship.

With 1,894 birdies made in 2013, Birdies for Charity raised over $156,000 for Mississippi charities. “Bonus Bucks” are back this year! This year, our goal is to generate $250,000 through Birdies for Charity.

Help the Mississippi Wildlife Federation. 

MAKE-A-PLEDGE

Mississippians’ Right to Hunt and Fish

Oct 28 • Summer Starnes

The Mississippi Legislative Sportsmen Caucus will hold a press conference on WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29TH, 2:00 PM AT THE STATE CAPITOL in an effort to promote the constitutional Initiative #1 on the November 4 ballot that will guarantee the citizens of Mississippi the right to hunt and fish upon passage. A link to the bill as passed by the Legislature in 2012 is below.  As stakeholders in the hunting and fishing conservation efforts in the state, the conveyance by you to your organizations as to the importance of this initiative will be greatly appreciated. Please plan to attend if your schedule allows.

Event: House and Senate Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus Press Conference Supporting Initiative 1

Subject: Support of Mississippians’ right to hunt, fish and trap in Mississippi

Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Location: First Floor Rotunda, New Capitol

Link:

http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/documents/2012/pdf/HC/HC0030SG.pdf

 

Gifts That Give Back!

Oct 27 • Summer Starnes

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Hunters Harvest Benefit Antler Ornaments $15

Proceeds from the sale of this ornament will supply enough healthy protein for 48 meals for Mississippians in need. Help us fight hunger.

Approximate Dimensions:

- 6 1/2 in. long
- 7 in. wide
- 3 in. deep

Order yours Today! 

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The Mississippi Wildlife Federation Camo Coalition was formed to keep sportsmen and women across Mississippi aware of legislation that could affect wildlife management or outdoor recreation and provide them with the necessary information and tools to make an informed decision.  Click here to join today.

october

1 - 12

Mississippi State Fair

2 - 7

Huck 'n' Jim Mississippi River Great Books Seminar

3 - 4

Tennessee Williams Festival in Clarksdale, MS

4

Jackson Audubon Society First Saturday Bird Walk

5 - 12

Cruisin The Coast

8

Pumpkin Adventure

9

Canton Flea Market

11

Phatwater XIII Mississippi River Challenge

17

Fall Flower and Garden Fest

18

26th Annual MS Coastal Cleanup

24 - 26

Primitive Skills Weekend- MS Modern Homestead Center

24

Park After Dark

25

Great Delta Bear Affair

november

1

Jackson Audubon Society First Saturday Bird Walk

8 - 9

Wirt Adams Raid into Natchez Civil War Reenactment

8

Field Trip to Eagle Lake

15 - 25

Mississippi River Expedition

15

Barnett Reservoir Arts and Crafts Festival

18

Nature Nuts Preschool Program

30

MS Conservation Achievement Awards Deadline

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