Safari Club International Foundation is a 501(c) (3) non profit organization that funds and directs worldwide programs dedicated to wildlife conservation and outdoor education. All donations to SCI Foundation are tax-deductible.
Our Strategic Vision
To be the premier source of balanced and accurate information to educate the public on the value of hunting and conservation.
& Outdoor Education
Worldwide programs that work
Safari Club International Foundation funds and
directs worldwide programs dedicated to
wildlife conservation and outdoor education.
The Bell Family Encourages Hunters to “Pay It Forward.”
Giving back to communities is a SCI value.
Bell Family Blue Bags are filled by chapters,
individual members, church groups or even
groups of schoolchildren or scouts. The
contents may include medical, educational,
and other relief supplies, or clothing and toys.
The International Wildlife Museum, an educational program
of Safari Club International Foundation, is dedicated to increasing
knowledge of, and appreciation for, the diverse wildlife of the world,
as well as explaining the role of wildlife management in sustainable use conservation.
Bloomberg.com publishes story on Southwick Associates study of eonomic contributions of hunting-related tourism in Eastern and Southern Africa.
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SCI Foundation funds and directs worldwide programs dedicated to wildlife conservation and outdoor education.
SCI Foundation ensures the best available science is used in wildlife policy and management, and demonstrates the constructive role that hunting and hunters play in the conservation of biodiversity worldwide. The organization is “First for Wildlife,” investing millions of dollars into wildlife conservation and education every year.
Contributions may be tax deductible under Internal Revenue Code section 170(c) as a charitable contribution to the extent permitted by law. Tax deductible amount of gift is reduced by the “Fair market Value” of any goods, services, or advantages that a sponsor receives for the donation. EIN #86-0292099
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SCI Foundation Earns Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator.
Conservation Efforts never cease, and through chapter projects, SCI Foundation grants and scholarships, and regional programs, members of Safari Club International make a difference in the life of the environment and the animals that live there.
EducationPrograms, for both children and adults, provide a hands-on opportunity to experience the outdoors and to spread the knowledge of conservation and wildlife management. One of these education programs is Sensory Safari, a program in which the blind can learn about nature through touch exhibits. SCI Foundation also opened the International Wildlife Museum in Tucson, Arizona, to increase knowledge of, and appreciation for, the diverse wildlife of the world.
Humanitarian Service Programs are also a primary initiative of SCI Foundation. Through Sportsmen Against Hunger and SafariCare, food and supplies are provided to those in need, both in our backyard and in remote places of the world. The Disabled Hunter program fosters opportunities for disabled sportsmen and women to experience the hunting tradition. SafariWish grants hunting related wishes to those dealing with terminal or life-threatening illnesses.