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Teach a vet to fish: Woodland Park rallies behind Teller County nonprofit Project Healing Waters that helps veterans heal through fly fishing
2/13/2019
Credit:
Pat Hill, Pikes Peak Courier
With America’s ongoing wars and soldiers serving three and four tours and veteran suicide numbers are disheartening, Project Healing Waters teaches fly fishing.

A nonprofit dedicated to helping veterans surmount depression, post-traumatic stress disorder and other battle-related wounds, Project Healing Waters can offer a path back to living, even fulfillment.

“It’s about more than teaching a man to fish,” said Dave Brown of Woodland Park, fly fisherman/mentor who helped raise $25,000 for the organization last month. “I’ve been fly fishing since I was 7, always had a passion for it.”


READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE ON THE PIKES PEAK COURIER WEBSITE:
https://gazette.com/pikespeakcourier/teach-a-vet-to-fish-woodland-park-rallies-behind-teller/article_8a7e6ae2-2bc0-11e9-8203-7fd81b17361e.html