Veterans donate deer hunting stands for disabled hunters
October 20, 2002
The Paralyzed Veterans of America on Saturday donated three deer hunting stands so they can be used by disabled sportsmen. The donation was made at a ceremony at Bonita Lakes Park.
The stands, bought with $100,000 donated by Anheuser-Busch Companies, were given to Naval Air Station Meridian; Noxubee Wildlife Refuge; and the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks.
The Anheuser-Busch donation marked the second year in a row the corporation has contributed to the support of the Disabled Sportsmen's Access Act which directs disabled veterans and other disabled Americans to have access to outdoor recreation programs.
William F. West