Arizona Elk Society receives $15,000 grant by Department of Veterans’ Services for Hunt for Heroes Program

The Arizona Elk Society received a $15,000 grant, funded by the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services, for the Hunts for Heroes program. Made available through the Arizona Veterans’ Donation Fund, the money assists the Hunts for Heroes program, which is a partnership between the Arizona Elk Society and Arizona Game and Fish, connecting veterans with […]

Arizona Elk Society seeks sponsors, auction items for April 8 fundraising banquet

The Arizona Elk Society seeks sponsors and auction donations for the 16th Annual Fundraising Banquet at the Mesa Convention Center on April 8. The banquet features a dinner, cash bar, raffles and auctions, plus several surprises. Funds raised will serve 1,000 youth, 70 veterans, improve 200,000 acres and aid Arizona wildlife, according to a press […]

Arizona Elk Society provide hunting trip for disabled veteran

U.S. Marine Corps Corporal Neil Schalk had a holiday experience he’ll never forget, thanks to the Arizona Elk Society’s Hunts for Heroes Program. The program, a partnership between the Arizona Elk Society and Arizona Game and Fish, connects veterans with disabilities with Arizona hunting outfitters to get veterans out of their routine and enjoying the […]

Arizona Elk Society creates hope for 24 wounded veterans

The Arizona Elk Society recently returned from 24 different hunts across northern Arizona. But these weren’t ordinary expeditions. As part of the Hunts for Heroes Program, The Arizona Elk Society and Arizona Game and Fish connect veterans with disabilities with Arizona hunting outfitters to get veterans out of their routine and enjoying the outdoors. Fifty percent of the veterans participating in the AES Hunts for Heroes program have never experienced the hunt, according to a press release.