Casting for Recovery, a non-profit organization offering support and educational fly fishing retreats for women with breast cancer is excited to partner with fishing outfitter and rod manufacturer Tycoon Tackle.
World Fishing Network, the leading entertainment destination and digital resource for anglers throughout North America, invites anglers to “Fish Pink” and support Casting for Recovery in their mission to improve the quality of life for breast cancer survivors.
For a limited time only, Simms is offering an exclusive Pink Wading Belt with all of the profits going to Casting for Recovery®, an organization that enhances the quality of life of women with breast cancer by providing retreats designed to promote and support mental and physical healing.
Sisters on the Fly, an outdoors adventure club for women, is holding a raffle for one lucky winner to own a vintage 1957 Zieman trailer. All proceeds from the raffle will benefit Casting for Recovery, a nonprofit organization that provides free fly fishing retreats for women of any age and in any stage of breast cancer.
More and more women in Maine are looking to the outdoors for fun and recreation. There is a rise in interest in hunting, fishing and other sporting activities once dominated by men, among women. In a recent interview on the Maine Public Broadcasting Network, host Keith Shortall was joined by the following luminaries in the outdoor world: […]
Casting for Recovery conducts a national online auction twice-yearly to raise funds for our quality-of-life retreat programs that provide support and education to women who have or have had breast cancer at no cost to them. During 2013, we have scheduled 42 retreats in 32 states across the United States. We need your help to build an auction that is fun and fruitful. If you would like to […]
Manchester, Vermont – Casting for Recovery is pleased to announce that Sage Manufacturing, a fly-fishing industry leader, has released a special rod whose sales will benefit the organization: the GRACE fly rod. Sage has a history of building a special fly rod with proceeds benefiting breast cancer recovery and research. With the new GRACE rod, a […]
Talk about paying it forward. When Judy Elsley, Ph.D., of Ogden, Utah, won first prize among the more than 500 submissions to the fifth Lilly Oncology On Canvas: Expressions of a Cancer Journey Art Competition and Exhibition with her mixed media artwork entitled “Chemo,” it didn’t take long for her to make a decision. As […]
Looking for a special trip? Or a day of guided fishing? Or new fly fishing gear, or neat art, or beautiful jewelry? Look no further than the Casting for Recovery (CFR) online auction! Now in its fourth year, the annual holiday auction raises money for the CFR’s healing fly-fishing retreats, held nationwide and in Canada, […]
I don’t get easily offended. Not anymore. Not after raising three sons and living a military lifestyle that took us everywhere. But I am disgusted during the month of October when people try to be oh-so-clever with the breast cancer awareness campaigns that use edgy, vulgar and/or juvenile slogans. You know what I mean: using words like tatas, rack, boobs. All inserted in cutesy slogans that Madison Avenue feeds us. The type of phrases that 7th grade boys would wear on their bracelets because they can now get away with wearing the word “boob” in school.
Manchester, VT – Casting for Recovery (CFR) announces an important confirmation of the positive impact of its renowned national quality of life program offered to hundreds of breast cancer survivors around the country each year. “Quality of life” describes total well-being, which includes the emotional, social, physical, and spiritual aspects of life, and has become […]
San Antonio, TX – Casting for Recovery (CFR), a national nonprofit support and educational program for women who have or have had breast cancer, will hold a weekend retreat at Joshua Creek Ranch in the Hill Country outside of Boerne, Texas, April 13-15, 2012. This retreat is open to women of all ages and in […]
Manchester, VT– What do a Grammy Award-winning music producer, a 16-year-old high school film student, and a nationally known singer with a soaring voice have in common? All three have united to donate their talents and energy to an inspiring public service video that will help raise funds for Casting for Recovery, a premier quality-of-life national […]
Manchester, VT—Casting for Recovery (CFR) is proud to announce that REC Components of Stafford Springs, Connecticut—the exclusive U.S. distributor of Richard Wheatley products—has signed on to support Casting for Recovery’s mission: helping women with breast cancer address quality-of-life issues. A series of Richard Wheatley® aluminum fly boxes, including “The Lady Wheatley” series, are now for […]
October — the month of pink and breast cancer awareness, funding, research. We believe that Casting for Recovery is one of the premiere outreach organizations in the country, conducting fly-fishing workshops for women whose lives have been affected by this villain. If you have not checked out this organization and the potential of how it […]
Casting for Recovery conducts an official national online auction twice yearly to raise funds for our quality-of- life retreat program that provides support and education to women who have or have had breast cancer at no cost to them. The Holiday Auction 2011 will run from November 1 – 11. Items in previous auctions have […]
Casting for Recovery conducts an official national online auction twice yearly to raise funds for our quality-of- life retreat program that provides support and education to women who have or have had breast cancer at no cost to them. During 2011, we will hold 46 retreats in 33 states across the United States. But […]
Casting for Recovery’s Spring Auction 2011 opens for bidding on Monday, May 2, 2011 at 8:00 AM EDT Time and runs until Friday, May 13 at 7:00 p.m. EDT. Our goal this year is to raise $10,000 for our mission of support for women recovering from breast cancer through a program that combines fly-fishing, counseling, […]
Now entering its 15th year, Casting for Recovery (CFR), a national non-profit organization that supports women recovering from breast cancer, is pleased to announce that two new states will hold retreats in 2011: Utah (supported by a grant from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Salt Lake City Affiliate) and Nebraska. These new state […]
Casting for Recovery (CFR), a national, non-profit support and educational program for women Casting for Recovery is proud to announce that long-time volunteer Bonnie Holding was the recipient of the Third Annual L.L. Bean Outdoor Heroes Award at a ceremony held at Evergreen Campgrounds in Solon, ME on June 18, 2010. Each year L.L. Bean […]
The CFR Summer Auction 2010 opens for bidding on June 14, 2010 at 8:00 AM EDT Time. From June 14 – 25, Casting for Recovery will auction off a number of items to raise money for our mission of support for women recovering from breast cancer through a program that combines fly-fishing, counseling, and medical […]
We are very proud to announce that the 2010 recipient of Trout Unlimited’s Coy C. Kaylor Conservation Award is Kerri Russell, Volunteer Program Coordinator of CFR-Arkansas! Here are some remarks from the TU Banquet presentation: “In 2002, the Arkansas Chapter of Trout Unlimited created the Coy C. Kaylor Conservation Award which is given at the […]
Manchester, VT – April 5, 2010 – Casting for Recovery (CFR), a national, non-profit support and educational program for women who have or have had breast cancer, is pleased to announce that more women will be able to experience the healing benefits of a Casting for Recovery retreat this coming season thanks to the ongoing […]