Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
Maryland Chapter
Martin’s East,
9000 Pulaski Hwy.,
Baltimore, Maryland
Saturday, August 24th, 2013 from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm

The Twenty First Annual Grand Fundraising Event and Auction

Ticket Information         Click here for an application in MS Word format

Members and Friends of the Maryland Chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation,

    The Maryland Chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF) is pleased to announce the date for its Twenty First Annual Grand Fundraising Event and Auction. This event continues to be the Largest Hunting and Conservation event in Maryland. Ticket sales are up 20% across the state so buy your tickets now and don’t miss out! You may purchase your tickets today via PayPal from our website at Don’t delay, tables will be filled first come, first serve, and they are already selling out fast! We have exclusive merchandise that you will only see at the Maryland Chapter Banquet, so don’t delay! Once again, more than 50 guns will be raffled off during our event!

**That the RMEF committed $125,000 to support the Maryland DNR’s request to study elk reintroduction in Maryland!!!!!!!

*That the RMEF has funded over $95,000 in youth hunting, women’s programs, and conservation education projects in Maryland and Delaware?!!!!!!

Our Premier 21st Anniversary event is scheduled for Saturday, August 24th, 2013. Doors open promptly at 10:30 am. We are once again offering our famous All You Can Eat Bull and Shrimp Feast that includes free beer and sodas. The highlights of the extensive menu include Maryland Steamed Shrimp, “Pit-Style” Blue Ribbon Beef, Bar-B-Que Pork Ribs, Italian Meatballs, Shredded Beef Bar-B-Que, Bar-B-Que Maryland Chicken, hotdogs, numerous delicious soups, and salads, cole slaw, a “Fabulous Fresh Salad Bar” and much more. Food will be served from 10:30 am until 1:30 PM.

During our event over 10 raffles and a Silent Auction will be occurring and our Gun Table Raffle returns!!!! Everyone at your table who pays $20 to play will win a gun if your table is drawn.

Our annual LIVE AUCTION will be held and as usual it will be loaded with fantastic hunts, family vacations and fine art items to benefit our wildlife resources. The auction and other festivities will be completed by 4:30 pm.

We have an INCREDIBLE selection of raffle and auction items, including wildlife art prints, bronze sculptures and many first class hunts from all across the nation and the world!!! This year, our chapter once again features many outstanding hunts and trips such as two African Safari’s, Rocky Mountain Elk hunts (Montana archery; Wyoming archery or rifle, New Mexico rifle), Wyoming Mule Deer hunt archery or rifle, a 5 day Montana Vacation, a Puerto Vallarta Sailfish Trip, a Maryland Sika Deer Hunt, a Maryland Rockfishing Trip, a Delaware Duck and Goose hunt, and the list goes on and on.

Specific hunt, merchandise, and vacation information can be found at our website, under the Live Auction Link.

    Please get your money in early to ensure a seat; you don't want to be left out!!

Tickets may be ordered through the mail by completing the attached “Banquet Ticket Application.” By purchasing your tickets early, (Prior to August 1st) you will also receive this outstanding deal on your general raffle tickets: 2 for the price of 1. Early Bird General Raffle tickets must be purchased in $100 increments. Each $100 increment will give you: 10 General Raffle Tickets (which includes 40 General Raffle stubs and 10 Bonus Raffle stubs, and – 2 Upper Tier Raffle Tickets with 6 stubs). Get them now to double your number of Prime Upper Tier Tickets. “The Upper Tier Raffle” includes 25 firearms, 5 bows, and 5 pieces of fine jewelry. All tickets will be held at the door.

To reserve a full table of ten, please submit names, addresses, and payment for all ten, as a group, at one time. This really helps the ticket chair out and assures you will be sitting together!

 DIRECTIONS:  Martin's East – 9000 Pulaski Hwy., Baltimore, MD 21220 
     For further directions, you can call Martin's at (410) 686-8500.  They can provide directions from anywhere you are coming from.

 GET YOUR TICKETS NOW, before it's too late!!!  Please fill out the attached Banquet Ticket Application ”and return it as soon as possible.  See you at Martin's East on August 24th, 2013.  

For additional information, please feel free to call.

Steve Bird
(410) 378-5831 (Home)
(443) 945-0351 (Cell)
Ticket Chairs
Jennifer Manthei
(410) 378-4842 (Home)
(410) 459-1036 (Cell)
Yours in Conservation,
Steve Bird

Special Note:

August at Bass Pro Shops has been designated Elk Country Conservation Month. Your Maryland Chapters will be manning a booth at the Arundel Mills Mall on Saturdays and Sundays in August. We’ll be displaying merchandise, including guns, and will have live auction hunt information available.

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If you are interested in donating or sponsoring an item for our banquet please call Steve Bird at

25 Guns, 5 bows +
5 pieces of fine jewelry!!!!!

The only way you can get a chance to win all of these prizes is to purchase $100.00 worth of General Raffle Tickets!!!!
Don't miss out!!!

Membership Premium!!!!!!

In 2013 the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation will be offering a Buck 135 PakLite Caper™ proudly made in the USA by Buck Knives!! The knife features a razor sharp 420 High Carbon Steel blade with RMEE logo and includes a heavy-duty nylon sheath with RMEF logo. This awesome knife is free to everyone who attends our banquet and buys a membership.

Don’t be the only person sitting at your table without a knife, buy or renew your membership today!



Sponsor Member- Become a Sponsor Member of the RMEF for $300 $265 for Life Members.

The 2013 Sponsor Rifle is a beautiful Winchester Model 70 Ultimate Shadow Camo, .264 Win Mag! This awesome rifle is proudly made in the USA! It has a 26 inch freefloating barrel system, MOA trigger system, controlled round feed action, and its stock is covered in Realtree APG with integrated rubberized grip areas exclusive to the RMEF for this gun! In addition, the RMEF logo is featured on the grip cap. One of these guns will be given away for each 5 Sponsor or Life Members at the banquet! If your table has 5 sponsors, a gun will be positioned at your table for one of you to win!

Life Member – Become a Life Member of the RMEF by the following three (3) methods:

1. $1,500 in full
2. $500 down and $250 quarterly payments
3. $300 down and $100 monthly payments for 12 months

Legacy Partner - $500 minimum cash donation per year. Once $2,500 is donated, these cumulative donations qualify you as a Habitat Partner! This is a great way for Life Members to keep on giving!

Big 21 Raffle

To commemorate our 21st Anniversary Banquet, the Maryland Chapter is offering the Big 21 Raffle. This raffle features 21 high value prizes with the grand prize being a camouflaged 4 wheel drive Polaris 500 ATV. Only 410 tickets will be sold for a great 1 in 20 chance of winning. Tickets are $100 each and each ticket has 21 chances to win. In addition to the 4- wheeler we’ll have a Browning gun safe, diamond tennis bracelet, Stihl Chainsaw, Honda suitcase generator, fine guns, RMEF archery and rifle Progressive Raffles, crossbow, canoe, kayak, Gossman Bowie Knife and much much more!

We are expecting a sell out so don’t delay in getting your tickets now!

An additional 2,000 invites will be mailed in 2 weeks!

Thank you from the Maryland Chapter Committee!

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