2017 NWTF Corporate/Chapter Award Winners

The NWTF Convention and Sport Show is in the books. It was a great success. And it was the NWTF's honor to recognize some of our leading volunteers within the organization. Here are a few of our greatest assets, and why they are so. Congratulations to this year's winners of these prestigious and coveted awards. 

The NWTF would like to congratulate the following NWTF chapter and corporate award winners. 

Corporate Achievement Award

Mossy Oak

Energy for Wildlife National Achievement Award

Duke Energy

Land Stewardship Award

Nebraska Game and Parks Commission

JAKES/Xtreme JAKES Awards

Northwest Louisiana Chapter - Membership Achievement Award
Double Eagle Chapter - Best Partnership Award

L.A. Dixon Outstanding College and University Chapter Awards

Highest Membership: Illinois State University

Highest Net: University of Alabama

L.A. Dixon Outstanding Local Chapter Awards

Best 1st Time Banquet (Net)

1st: West Branch Ridge Runners, KS
2nd: Black Belt Sponsor Chapter, AL
3rd: Old Drawyers Creek Longbeards, DE

Highest Single Event Growth (%)

1st: Black Hills Chapter, SD
2nd: Twin City Longbeards, LA
3rd: Highlands, NJ

Highest Single Event (Net)

1st: Wekiva Springs Strutters, FL
2nd: C.S.R.A. Chapter, GA
3rd: Pineywoods Local, TX

Highest Cumulative Growth (%)

1st: Black Hills Chapter, SD
2nd: Twin City Longbeards, LA
3rd: TC Strutters, UT

Highest Single Event Adult Membership

1st: Wekiva Springs Strutters, FL
2nd: Pike Co. Twin River, MO
3rd: C.S.R.A. Chapter, GA

Highest Net Membership

1st: Wekiva Springs Strutters, FL
2nd: Bootheel Boss Gobblers, MO
3rd: Southeast Louisiana Longbeards, LA

R3 Award

Bunt Cumbia Chapter - JAKES R3 Award
Rappahannock Spurs Chapter - JAKES R3 Award
Pine Mountain Longbeards - Wheelin’ Sportsmen R3 Award
Salt Creek Gobblers - Women in the Outdoors R3 Award

Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt. Awards

Michigan State Chapter - Highest Reported Recruitment 2016
Minnesota State Chapter - Highest Cumulative Reported Recruitment

Wheelin' Sportsmen NWTF Awards

Turkeyville Toms Chapter, Battle Creek, Michigan - Best Partnership Award
Miami Valley Gobblers Roost, South Central Ohio, and Clinton County - Best Inaugural Event Award

Women in the Outdoors Awards

Botetourt Longbeards Chapter, Buchanan, Virginia - Best Partnership Award
Women in the Outdoors, Quail CreekFort Pierce, Florida - Best Partnership Award
Ohio NWTF State Chapter - Membership Achievement Award
South Hills Longbeards Chapter, Willow Wood, Ohio - Best Inaugural Event Award
Wisconsin NWTF State Chapter - Top Contributing Event Award