Schwarzkopf Shines at Safari Club International Life Members Breakfast.RENO, Nev., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- General Norman Schwarzkopf, speaking at the Safari Club International Safari Club International is an international organization composed of hunters. SCI claims to have approximately 48,700 members and 176 local chapters.  (SCI (Scalable Coherent Interface) An IEEE standard for a high-speed bus that uses wire or fiber-optic cable. It can transfer data up to 1GBytes/sec.
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2. UART. ) Annual Life Members breakfast, paid tribute to the members of SCI and called them "leaders with a belief in the fundamental value systems. It's not events that determine a country's worth... it's the people," said Schwarzkopf. "You are what makes America great."
Introduced by Congressman Duncan Hunter (R-CA) as a "true American hero," Schwarzkopf shared the tribute with the servicemen and women who served with him in the Gulf War. "Why did these young people do what they did?" he said. "Because their country asked them to. They are the true American heroes."
Speaking before an enthusiastic audience of hundreds of SCI Life Members, the General received three standing ovations for his inspiring words and concluded with "Character is the single most important issue in leadership." He then encouraged everyone to take a leadership role in their pursuit of conservation and hunting.
General Schwarzkopf will be in Reno participating at various SCI Convention events until Sunday. The final event will be the SCI Grand Finale Dinner with President George Bush tomorrow night at the Reno Hilton.
Safari Club International (SCI) is a nonprofit organization Nonprofit Organization
An association that is given tax-free status. Donations to a non-profit organization are often tax deductible as well.
Examples of non-profit organizations are charities, hospitals and schools. representing hunters' interests in conservation and sustainable use Sustainable use is the use of resources at a rate which will meet the needs of the present without impairing the ability of future generations to meet their needs. The concept was notably put forth by the Brundtland Commission in 1987. See also