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Volunteers Help Veterans Reconnect with Their Communities

Volunteers are an essential part of each Rivers of Recovery trip. While some are vets themselves, others don’t have any military experience.

Rivers of Recovery Volunteers Rivers of Recovery volunteers often find the trips change their own perspective as well.

Our volunteers help in ways far beyond logistics

2017-06-13T19:45:58+00:00 June 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Emergent BioSolutions Hosts First Michigan Rivers of Recovery Trip

Hard work and determination from dedicated Emergent BioSolutions Inc. (EBSI) employees helped Rivers of Recovery launch our first Michigan fly fishing trip for regional veterans.

Kick Off Michigan Trip Pictured (left to right): Amy Simon, Jason Smagacz, Jose Jauregui, Congressman John Moolenaar, Brett Linton

Six Michigan-area vets

2017-06-08T20:47:42+00:00 June 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Rivers of Recovery Starts a New Tradition with Challenge Coins for Monthly Donors

The Military Custom of Challenge Coins

Rivers of Recovery Challenge Coins Challenge coins are traditionally exchanged via a handshake.

Challenge coins are well-known in the armed forces, but somewhat mysterious to civilians. The history of challenge coins is thought to date back as far as Ancient Rome, when soldiers

2017-05-26T18:35:49+00:00 May 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Rivers of Recovery Advocates for Veteran Support on Capitol Hill

Rivers of Recovery staff members headed to Washington, D.C., last month to spread the word about our veteran recreational rehabilitation programs, and to thank members of Congress who continue to support our cause.

Rivers of Recovery Staff in Washington, DC Jose Jauregui, Amy Simon and Levi Crawford advocate

2017-05-26T18:35:49+00:00 April 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Join Us for the Stars & Stripes Charity Fishing Tournament to Support Wounded U.S. Combat Veterans

The Stars & Stripes Charity Fishing Tournament is scheduled for May 4-5, 2017, at the Harrison House Country Inn & Marina in Tilghman Island, Maryland. All proceeds directly benefit Rivers of Recovery. The funds will help us serve combat veterans through our rehabilitative fly fishing adventures.

Rivers of Recovery will also host its 6th Annual Congressional Reception on

2017-05-26T18:35:49+00:00 April 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Fly Fishing Film Tour Comes to Modesto, California, to Raise Money for Combat Veterans

The Stanislaus Fly Fishers and Rivers of Recovery will host the Fly Fishing Film Tour (F3T) at the State Theatre in Modesto, California, on May 4, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.

All proceeds from the event will directly benefit Rivers of Recovery, helping us serve combat veterans through rehabilitative fly fishing adventures. Tickets are $10 per person.

2017-05-26T18:35:49+00:00 April 17th, 2017|0 Comments