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Scientific Research Measures Fly Fishing’s Ability to Help Vets Heal

August 22nd, 2017|

While fly fishing’s positive effects on veteran recovery is widely supported by personal testimony, Rivers of Recovery wanted to prove it. So, we did a scientific research study to measure how fly fishing affects our

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Volunteers Help Veterans Reconnect with Their Communities

June 13th, 2017|

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 often find the trips change their own perspective

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Emergent BioSolutions Hosts First Michigan Rivers of Recovery Trip

June 8th, 2017|

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. Pictured (left to right): Amy Simon, Jason Smagacz, Jose

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

May 26th, 2017|

The Military Custom of 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

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