Frequently Asked Questions

What does it cost to join the Greater Dacotah Chatper of SCI? SCI’s yearly membership fee is $65, plus $20 to join the GDC.

What do I get with my membership?  Annually, SCI members receive 6 issues of the SAFARI Magazine and 12 Issues of the SAFARI TIMES Newspaper.  SCI members are able to participate in the awards programs and submit entries for publication in the SCI Record Book of Trophy Animals.  Every member is also welcome to attend the annual National Hunters Convention.

How do I become involved with the wildlife and community projects that GDC participates in?  Contact us for volunteer opportunites.

Volunteer Application GDC

What do you do with my money?  There are many community and wildlife conservation projects the GDC funds with membership dues as well as the money earned from the annual banquet.

2016 Contributions Data

When is the next banquet?   It will be in March 1st 2014 at the Ramkota Convention Center, Rapid City South Dakota!  (See Events Page).


I’m an outfitter or manufacturer. How do I donate to the banquet? contact Brian Dail ( for donation information



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There are many sites on the Internet to find more information about Safari Club International and other hunting and conservation groups. Check out some of the sites listed below for more information.

Other Safari Club sites:
Safari Club International Home
Sioux Falls Chapter of SCI

Other hunting and conservation group sites:
Foundation for North American Wild Sheep
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
Mule Deer Foundation
Ducks Unlimited
National Wild Turkey Federation