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The Greenbrier Sporting Club Hosts Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing Event

Posted on 3/7/2014 by in WestVirginia

PHWFF Participants from across West Virginia endured brutal winter temperatures in early March and were rewarded by catching lunker trout at the famed Greenbrier.

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National Museum of the Marine Corps Hosts PHWFF Tying Marathon

Posted on 2/28/2014 by in NationalCapital

After months of planning, the Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) Quantico - Fort Belvoir Fly Tying Marathon was held Sat., Feb. 22, at the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle, Virginia.

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Fort Hood PHWFF program goes to the 23rd Annual Dr. Ed Rizzolo Fly Tying Festival in Houston, TX

Posted on 2/28/2014 by in SouthCentral

February 1, 2014-- Participants from the Fort Hood, TX program headed to Houston for the 23rd Annual Dr. Ed Rizzolo Fly Tying Festival. With Houston as their destination, participants' spouses were invited to come along and enjoy the day.

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Fly Fishing Show at Somerset, NJ

Posted on 2/5/2014 by

January 24-26--Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) had a very successful and energized presence this year at the Fly Fishing Show in Somerset, New Jersey which is the largest strictly fly fishing show on the east coast of the United States. A core contingent of our NYC-based volunteers and veteran-participants operated the PHWFF booth including Regional Coordinator, Tamar Franklin.

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Passing the Torch in the Virginias

Posted on 1/10/2014 by in TheVirginias Virginia West Virginia

Phil Johnson retires leaving PHWFF two new regions and RCs.

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Benefit for Ray Markiewicz/Marks

Posted on 1/8/2014 by in WesternNY/PA

PHWFF CEO Ellen Killough recently shared the message below with our Regional Coordinators. We would also like to share this opportunity to help one of our own with the full Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing family of volunteers, participants and supporters.

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23rd Annual Fly Tying Symposium

Posted on 12/27/2013 by

Somerset, NY--Project Healing Waters took part in the 23rd annual Fly Tying Symposium held November 23 & 24, 2013. The Tying Symposium, billed as the world’s largest show for fly tying, attracts tiers from around the world; The Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland and South Africa, just to name a few.

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Redding, CA Program Initiates Net Building

Posted on 12/18/2013 by in southwest

The PHWFF Program at the Redding VA Outpatient Clinic, in Redding California, has broken new ground by initiating a net building class.

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Posted on 11/10/2013 by

Ed Nicholson Selected as a 2013 Purpose Prize Winner. The Purpose Prize has become a "MacArthur genius award for people who develop a second career as social service entrepreneurs." - The New York Times.

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Dominion Back Creek Outing, 2013

Posted on 10/20/2013 by in TheVirginias

On October 8-10, 2013 the Virginias Region, in combination with Dominion Power organized a trip to the Dominion Power Station in Bath County on Back Creek. The trip was financed by The Guilford Foundation, a major supporter of PHWFF. This has turned into an annual trip every fall for the last five years.

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