How to Get Your City to Issue a Proclamation for Your Cause

Harry Potter Proclamations Photo by Rob Young.

Proclamations are a great way to help spread the word within a city, state, or even nationally, about a specific cause. It is a legal-looking document that states this day is officially “XYZ Day” for the city and it is issued by the Mayor of that city. It is a small PR gesture, really, and they like to [...]

List of Outdoor “Wish-Granting” Organizations

Your wish is my command Photo by: Alice Popkorn

  One of the most commonly received questions received at the network is about ‘wish-granting’ hunts or fishing trips. And sadly, most of these questions come from adults as so many ‘wish-granting’ foundations only cater to those 18 and younger. There are a bright few who cater to our veterans and/or seniors. Below is a [...]

My Super Awesome POMA Chef Dinner

Mom and Dad

Those of you who know me well, know that I bid (and won) a chef-prepared dinner at the last POMA (Professional Outdoor Media Association) conference. My intent for the dinner was to ‘wow’ my parents and immediate family for their 50th wedding anniversary this past June. (50 years – can you believe it?) I was [...]

Calling All Outdoor TV Reviewers?

Photo courtesy of Robert S. Donovan

I’m not sure about you, but I get slammed with people asking about a job in the outdoor industry. Of course, most want something for nothing (you know, there’s that whole “work for it” thing) but others truly have talent in video, or photography and its STILL very hard to break in. Well, I discovered [...]

From One Amazing American Blogger to Another: Meet Red, Bright & True

I’m on a roll with meeting cool people in the political arena! Meet Red, Bright and True – a blogger from the East Coast who I’ve established a relationship with thanks to the “Amazing America with Sarah Palin” TV show on Sportsman Channel. (Note the season finale of AA is TONIGHT, May 29 at 8 [...]