Honoring Veterans Today (and Everyday!)

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We’re honoring veterans today (and everyday!) at Casting for Recovery. Did you know that in the Spring of 2017, Casting for Recovery joined forces with Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) to host an inaugural retreat exclusively for female disabled veterans and active duty military women who have experienced breast cancer? The weekend served women representing the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines at Harman’s Log Cabins in West Virginia to support one another and experience the healing aspects of fly fishing.

This new partnership provides an outstanding opportunity for female PHWFF participants in the cancer recovery process to continue their journey of healing and recovery, while becoming involved with another like-minded community and organization. This retreat program is the first of its kind in the country, and Casting for Recovery and PHWFF hope to expand retreat offerings for more military women in the future.

Learn more about about CfR retreats for Military Veterans HERE.

Read the post retreat press release HERE.

Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. (PHWFF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled military service personnel and disabled veterans through fly fishing and associated activities including education and outings.  With over 200 volunteer-run programs nationwide, this top-tier Veteran Service Organization served over 7,500 disabled veterans in 2016 alone. To learn more: www.projecthealingwaters.org

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