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New York State Outdoorsmen Hall of Fame 2020 Induction Banquet Update – Cancelled

September 4, 2020

The Board of Directors met last week and decided that it will not be feasible to hold the 2020 induction banquet this year. We were concerned for the health and safety of our inductees, many of whom are elderly.  In speaking with several inductees and board members, they stated that they would not be able…

Nominations Sought for M. Paul Keesler Outdoor Citizen Award:

August 4, 2020

New York State Outdoor Writers’ Association Press Release For Use Immediate For more information contact Bill Hilts, Jr (716-282-8992) Writers Seek To Honor Someone Who Raised Public Awareness New York State Outdoor Writers’ Association again seeks to honor an individual or organization for publicizing and making people aware of the great outdoor resources that exist.…

JANICE & PAUL KEESLER SCHOLARSHIP FUND IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2020

August 4, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJANICE & PAUL KEESLER SCHOLARSHIP FUNDIS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2020 The Janice & Paul Keesler Scholarship Fund is proud toannounce that it is now accepting applications from qualifiedstudents who wish to receive scholarship assistance.As a living memorial for two people who loved New YorkState and the outdoors, this fund assists students that…

2020 Summer Newsletter

May 21, 2020

New York State Outdoorsmen Hall of Fame Summer 2020 Newsletter Note from the President I hope this newsletter finds you well. Every year, after the Annual Induction Banquet which is traditionally held at the end of April, I would write to let everyone know about the success of the banquet and to again congratulate the…

2020 Inductee News

March 25, 2020

March 3:  Marcy, NY The New York State Outdoorsmen Hall of Fame (NYSOHOF) is proud to announce ten sportsmen/sportswomen are selected as our Class of 2020 inductees. The Hall’s motto is “It’s not what you take, it’s what you give”. These individuals have dedicated a lifetime of honoring and sharing the heritage of New York’s…