Fish on For Freedom

Fish on For Freedom is a charity, not for profit event, that will be held in our home waters of Ludington as a token of thanks from our community to the men and women that have sacrificed so much making this nation what it is today. Although a big part of the event is the activity of going out fishing on the waters of Lake Michigan, we are also designing this event to be about the camaraderie of our guests spending time together and the support our community can show towards the military veterans. [Read More]

Flyin' Heroes

THE EXPERIENCE Participants will experience a unique guided float trip down the Pere Marquette, Muskegon, and/or the White River located in West Michigan. The program also offers fishing trips on inland lakes throughout West Michigan. Each participant will be instructed on the basic techniques of fly and or light tackle fishing. Fishing activities are held from within a drift boat, on a riverbank or physically wading into the river depending on the comfort level of each participant. [Read More]

Freedom's Finest Outdoors

Freedom’s Finest Outdoors is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization established in 2013. The organization is led by disabled veterans and outdoor enthusiasts to fulfill the need of connecting veterans with the outdoors and to inspire and promote all aspects of healing. We take pride in the relationships we form with other veterans we meet as we embark on different adventures. Through working with other veterans we have noticed that there are huge gaps between the veteran separating or separated from the military and the resources and benefits they are entitled to. [Read More]

Operation Injured Soldiers

Operation Injured Soldiers is a tax exempt, nonprofit organization founded in 2005. We provide recreational opportunities (free of charge) to wounded military veterans of all eras as a thank you for their service. The events we provide aid in the recovery from physical and emotional injuries sustained during conflict deployments. We know that it is important to help our disabled heroes get back to doing sports and hobbies they enjoyed before being deployed. [Read More]

Project Healing Waters

Mission Statement 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. Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization incorporated in the State of Maryland. PHWFF receives no government funding and is dependent on tax-deductible, charitable donations and the help of numerous volunteers to meet the educational, equipment, transportation, and related needs of its participants. [Read More]

Tails-A-Waggin' Acres Hunting Preserve Annual Free Pheasant Hunt

WE STARTED THE VETERANS HUNT IN 2005. IT WAS THE FIRST YEAR OF TAILS-A-WAGGIN' ACRES HUNTING PRESERVE AND WE INVITED TWO DISABLED (AGENT ORANGE ) VIETNAM VETERANS OUT ON A FREE PHEASANT HUNT NOT KNOWING HOW MUCH THEY WOULD APPRECIATE IT. THEIR REACTIONS AND APPRECIATION STARTED US THINKING ABOUT THE SECOND YEAR, AND THIS TIME WE INVITED 6 DISABLED VETERANS . WE DIDN’T KNOW THIS WAS GOING TO TURN INTO GODS PLAN FOR OUR PRESERVE, BUT BY THE THIRD YEAR CALLS STARTED COMING IN AS WORD GOT OUT THAT WE HELPED DISABLED VETERANS AND ANY HANDICAPPED PERSON GET OUT PHEASANT HUNTING . [Read More]

Take a Vet Fishing

Our Mission Statement To honor, comfort and assist our PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) and DAV (Disabled American Veteran) soldiers. Our Vision Take a Vet Fishing is a 501 (C) (3) not for profit organization that was created in 2011 to provide emotional support and rehabilitation to those who serve our great nation every day. The mission is simple, to show these men and women how much they mean to us and support them and their families with (emotional) PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) and (Physical) DAV (Disabled American Veterans) outings and trips. [Read More]

Tight Lines for Troops

Our mission is to unite organizations, businesses, sponsors and communities to help provide a free fishing tournament open to all Michigan Veterans from all eras, wartime and peacetime. By bringing our Heroes together, we endeavor to build and foster new relationships, share their experiences and enjoy fishing in the great outdoors of Michigan. Our all-volunteer, not-for-profit efforts will improve the quality of life for many Veterans, reinforce patriotism, educate and bring awareness that we must continue to support and honor those who have defended our country and our freedoms. [Read More]

Wounded Heroes Hunting Camp

A Service for Our Military Service Members Offering our wounded veterans the opportunity to get outdoors and enjoy a hunting or fishing trip with all expenses paid, our group focuses on uniting fellow Wounded Heroes on our outdoor adventures. On our trips, our Heroes create memories and friendships that will last a lifetime. Wounded Heroes Hunting Camp is here for our Heroes, and we hope that you will share in our passion and commitment to do what we can for the brave men and women who have sacrificed to protect our freedoms. [Read More]