Boyd Huppert and Jonathan Malat, of KARE-TV Minneapolis – St. Paul, were recently honored with a 2013 Upper Midwest Emmy Award for their story “Healing Waters.” This 3 minute piece highlights the great work being done by PHWFF programs and the St. Cloud HCS Veterans in Minnesota.
Meet the Smoky Mountain Grand Slam Guides! On October 17-18, ten teams consisting of 1 guide, 1 PHWFF participant, and 1 sponsor will be competing in the first annual Smoky Mountain Grand Slam Tournament and Fundraiser benefiting PHWFF programs nationwide.
The Friday night banquet program of The 2014 Smoky Mountain Grand Slam features Keynote speaker Captain (Ret) William A Robinson, Air Force Cross Recipient & Former Prisoner of War.
We are honored to announce R.Riveter as a new addition to the "Purchase Gear to Help PHWFF" section of our website. Our sincere thanks to the entire R.Riveter team for their support of our mission and their dedication to healing those who serve
The 2014 America Cup fly fishing tournament was preceded by a Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing 'Soldier's Day' that was hosted through an ongoing partnership between The America Cup and Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing. It offered soldiers an opportunity to get out on the water with America Cup competitors, and other supporters of The America Cup on September 9-10, 2014
Watch the announcement video for The Smoky Mountain Grand Slam, a fly fishing tournament and fundraiser being held on October 17 & 18, 2014 at the Museum of Appalachia in Clinton, TN. This inaugural event will benefit the injured and disabled military service personnel and disabled veterans served by PHWFF programs nationwide.
Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing TN Valley Region was privileged and honored by a trip to Pigeon Key, Florida for a wonderful week of fishing. Sponsoring the event were Middle Tennessee Electric, Larry Kendzior, Centennial Bank, Pump Out USA, Monroe Marauders Military Vehicle Club, DAV Marathon Chapter 122, Key Colony Beach Fishing & Boating Club, Porky's Bayside Restaurant, Southernmost VFW Post 3911, Knights Key RV Resort & Marina the staff of Pigeon Key and so many more for whom we are so grateful.
This past Saturday, PHWFF participants from the New York City program had the great opportunity to appear live on Fox & Friends Weekends with Tucker Carlson and Rick Reichmuth. Airing at 8:30am, Program Lead, Andy Roberts CPT Us Army (ret), shared the history of the PHWFF program, his own healing experiences, and proudly announced the presence of PHWFF programs in all 50 states. During which time, program participants showcased their fly casting skills to the national television audience and the crowd assembled outside the Fox News building.
“Healing on the Fly,” a Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) fundraising evening, was conceived in January, 2013 by Mark Wayde and Steve Ladd as a means to support the injured and disabled veterans served by PHWFF programs nationwide.
On September 18, 2014 John Kovach of Yankee Fisherman Radio welcomed Project Healing Waters CEO Ellen Killough, and Project Healing Waters COO David Folkerts as guests on his weekly show.
Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. is dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military service personnel and disabled veterans through fly fishing and associated activities including education and outings.
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