POWA is a professional organization of writers, artists, photographers, broadcasters and telecasters dedicated to informing Pennsylvanians concerning the wise use and management of natural resources.
POWA is sponsored the 35th Annual Sportsman's Auction to benefit youth educational opportunities. Over $400,000 has been raised to date and all goes to education programs that introduce youth to the outdoors.
Auction items typically include vendor-donated outdoor products, guided fishing and hunting trips, wildlife art, signed books, hunting and fishing gear and more!
In 2018, the auction raised $5,790.50 and there will be 12 grant recipients this year.
The Great American Outdoor Show is a nine-day event celebrating hunting, fishing and outdoor traditions that are treasured by millions of Americans and their families. The show features over 1,100 exhibitors ranging from shooting manufacturers to outfitters to fishing boats and RV’s, and archery to art covering 650,000 square feet of exhibit hall space! Not to mention a jam packed schedule including country concerts, fundraising dinners, speaking events, archery competitions, celebrity appearances, seminars, demonstrations and much more!