NEW BERLIN, WI (January 15, 2015) – Sportsman Channel and former vice presidential candidate and Governor of Alaska Sarah Palin are joining forces to host a Sportsman Channel Hunt.Fish.Feed. event in Las Vegas on Thursday, January 22. Palin, the network’s host of Amazing America with Sarah Palin, will join Las Vegas police and Nellis Air Force base volunteers to prepare and serve a special wild boar chili at The Salvation Army from 4-6 p.m. Sportsman Channel’s Hunt.Fish.Feed. program will serve more than 1,000 people in need from Las Vegas.
“Sportsman Channel’s Hunt.Fish.Feed. is such a worthwhile event,” said Palin. “The program has helped provide nutritious, responsibly-harvested meals to more than 25,000 less fortunate members of society in more than 40 cities across our amazing country.”
“Having Sarah Palin join us for Hunt.Fish.Feed will help shine light on the network initiative and spread the word about sportsmen and women who have a positive effect on their communities by donating harvested meat to help feed the less fortunate,” said Marc Fein, executive vice president of programming and production for Sportsman Channel. “In the second season of Amazing America with Sarah Palin we get to see a lot of great stories about those who love the outdoors and give their time to help others.”
Amazing America with Sarah Palin, produced by Pilgrim Studios, airs onThursdays at 9 p.m. ET/PT. In 12 new episodes, the “First Lady of the Outdoors” takes viewers across the United States to share inspiring stories of outdoor enthusiasts/personalities, craftsmen, and other notable Americans who go out of their way to help others.
Thursday, January 22 The Salvation Army 35 West Owens Avenue Las Vegas, NV 89030 Serve Time: 4 – 6 p.m.
Serving 1,000 people and inviting neighboring shelters: U.S. Vets, Catholic Charities, Shade Tree Shelter and more.
Volunteers will be from Las Vegas local police and Nellis Air Force base.
Since 2007, Sportsman Channel has visited more than 40 cities across country in an effort to raise awareness about hunger in America and find a solution with dedicated Sportsmen and women actively participating to end this problem. Hunt.Fish.Feed has targeted some of the highest homeless populations in America including: New York City, Los Angeles, Detroit, Denver, Orange County, Las Vegas, Houston and Washington, D.C.
“We at The Salvation Army are so excited to participate in Sportsman Channel’s Hunt.Fish.Feed. event at our Community Meal,” said Phillip Hollon, director of social services for the non-profit. “It is always fun to create a special event for our guests who are so often overlooked.”
Other Special Guests include: Scott Leysath, host of “The Sporting Chef” on Sportsman Channel.
Sportsman Channel is found on channel 1383 (HD) on Cox Communications, channel 395 (HD) on DISH Network and channel 605 (SD) on DIRECTV in the Las Vegas area.
About Sportsman Channel: Launched in 2003, Sportsman Channel/Sportsman HD is a television and digital media company fully devoted to honoring a lifestyle that is celebrated by millions of Americans. A division of KSE Outdoor Group, Sportsman Channel delivers entertaining and informative programming that showcases outdoor adventure, hunting and fishing, and illustrates it through unique and authentic storytelling. Sportsman Channel embraces the attitude of “Red, Wild & Blue America” – where the American Spirit and Great Outdoors are celebrated in equal measure. Sportsman Channel reaches more than 36 million U.S. television households. Stay connected to Sportsman Channel online at thesportsmanchannel.com, Facebook, (facebook.com/sportsmanchannel); Twitter (twitter.com/SPORTSMANchnl and twitter.com/SportsmanPR) and YouTube (youtube.com/TheSportsmanChannel).