Our Mission

Our Mission

Hunting, Habitat, Youth and Wildlife Conservation in Northwest Kansas


The Kansas Governor’s Ringneck Classic:

The Ringneck Classic, Inc. is a 501(c)3 corporation in the state of Kansas.  The PURPOSE of the Classic is to “Bring people together for an annual pheasant hunt that raises funds to benefit the Northwest Kansas Conservation Foundation (NWKCF), promote hunting tourism and contribute to local economies.”

The Northwest Kansas Conservation Foundation NWKCF:

The NWKCF’s VISION is to ” Support wildlife and habitat conservation, development of public upland hunting, outdoor youth opportunities, and new hunters and shooters.”
Our  MISSION is to “Distribute grants to organizations in NW Kansas that fulfill the foundations’ vision.”

In addition, the foundation annually funds a college scholarship awarded to a student majoring in a related field.