LaPlata, MD – Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) today announced that it has received a grant in the amount of $60,000 from Wounded Warrior Project (WWP), a non-profit veteran service organization whose mission is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors. The grant will expand PHWFF’s ability to provide fly fishing, fly tying and rod building instruction to injured and disabled military service members and veterans.
LaPlata, MD- David Rives of Richmond, VA-based Dominion and Michael Stabolepszy of Reston, VA-based INTEGRETYOne have joined the Board of Trustees for Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. (PHWFF). Both have been long-time supporters of the national non-profit.
Dominion, a Richmond, Va.- based energy company with extensive operations in Pennsylvania, and Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing Inc. will host a dozen armed forces veterans receiving care at Veteran’s Hospitals for a three-day fishing trip to one of the most-storied trout streams in the nation – Spruce Creek at Evergreen Farms near State College.
Contact: Nelli Williams, Trout Unlimited, Alaska Program, Deputy Director, 907-230-7121 or email@example.com
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American Military Women to Enjoy Once-in-a-Lifetime Fishing Trip to Bristol Bay, Alaska
Excursion Designed to Honor Their Service to the Nation
LaPlata, MD - Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) is delighted to announce that it has named Ellen Killough as its new Chief Executive Officer. "We are very pleased to have Ellen join PHWFF as our new CEO," said Douglas Dear, Chairman of the Board for PHWFF. "Her experience, as both a nonprofit executive and as a PHWFF volunteer, gives her the perfect skills to lead our organization into the future."
Syria, VA - Admiral Gregory G. Johnson, USN (ret.) will be the keynote speaker for the 7th Annual Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing 2-Fly Tournament, to be held April 27-28, 2013, at Rose River Farm in Syria, Virginia.
Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) is proud
to announce that it is teaming with Sierra Club
Mission Outdoors to launch volunteer training on Maryland's Eastern Shore.
A new PHWFF program is coming to Jack C. Montgomery VAMC in Muskogee, OK.
LaPlata, MD –Encore.org today announced that Ed Nicholson, Founder and President of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, is a 2012 Purpose Prize fellow. The Purpose Prize is the nation’s only large-scale investment in social entrepreneurs and other creative problem solvers in the second half of life.
On October 4, 2012, the Alexandria Seaport Foundation announced its commitment to build six boats in 18 months for Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing
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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