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Kids Free Fishing Programs - Kids Fishing Foundation

The Kids Fishing Foundation offers free fishing programs and events for kids, adults and military members. Our free kids, adults and military fishing events run throughout the year. A list of our programs can be found below.

Go Fishing with US. To learn more about our fishing events, trips and how you can go fishing with us, please follow these directions.

Visit our events page, find an event your interested in. e-mail us with the event number or name and we will send you all the information we have on that event and how you can apply.

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Go Fishing with Kids Fishing Foundation

Do you want to go fishing with the kids fishing foundation, here's how you can find out more information on our upcoming events.

Visit our events page, find an event your interested in. e-mail us with the event number and we will send you all the information we have on that event and how you can apply.
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Our Fishing Programs

Kids fishing foundation small group event, was designed to create an adaptive environment where children, ages 5-18, and parents can both benefit from sharing a day of fun on the water. Events are hosted at a local lake, or body of water. Participants are supplied with fishing gear and tackle. Kids are partnered with an experienced volunteer angler or with the supervision of a parent or guardian. They are shown proper fishing techniques, receive natural resources, wildlife preservation and water safety education.

Goals

•Expose children, who may not otherwise get the opportunity, to the sport of fishing and the outdoors.
•Encourage continued participation in fishing by developing skills in the children along with their parents.
•Increase the awareness of all participants and help strengthen family relationships and local communities.
•Offer education elements such as angler techniques, ethics, fish identification, and water safety to local youth.
•Provide education and understanding to children about fish and wildlife conservation as a natural resource.
•Develop skills that provide a lifelong hobby.

Kids fishing foundation group event.  Events are designed to create and provide more fishing opportunities for urban youth, ages 5-16.  Each event hosts approximately 50 to 500 children. The kids fish in groups on-shore, receiving instruction by experienced anglers on angling techniques and environmental excellence.  The parents are encouraged to participate with their children and prior to each fishing session each group receives a tutorial on proper fishing techniques, receive natural resources, wildlife preservation and water safety education.

Goals

•Expose children, who may not otherwise get the opportunity, to the sport of fishing and the outdoors.
•Increase the awareness of all participants and help strengthen family relationships and local communities.
•Offer education elements such as angler techniques, ethics, fish identification, and water safety to local youth.
•Provide education and understanding to children about fish and wildlife conservation as a natural resource.
•Provide a meaningful and enjoyable fishing opportunity to local youth.
•Promote fishing as an alternative leisure activity.
•Develop skills that provide a lifelong hobby.

Special kids fishing program is designed so children with special needs or learning disabilities and their family members can enjoy a day of fishing. Kids and their parents will be introduced to the sport of fishing. Participants will learn the techniques of fishing from avid fisherman. Kids will receive a free rod & reel, a tackle box and tackle. We offer large group events and small group events. Some of our events include a one week, all expenses paid fishing trip for a kid and parent.

Goals

•Provide education and understanding to children about fish conservation as a natural resource.
•Increase the awareness of all participants, to the capabilities of children with disabilities.
•Offer education elements such as angler ethics, fish identification, and water safety
•Help strengthen relationships between kids with disabilities and their parents.
•Empower disadvantaged youth for positive self growth.
•Encourage outdoor recreation as a therapeutic outlet.
•Support positive social interactions with society.
•Develop skills that provide a lifelong hobby.

The Take a Warrior Fishing program is designed to support military personnel and their families, specifically targeting military members who have served our country, by creating an adaptive, community based outdoor recreation experience through the sport of fishing. Kids will receive a free rod & reel, a tackle box and tackle. We offer large group events and small group events. Some of our events include a one week, all expenses paid fishing trip for a kid and parent.

Numerous studies have shown that traumatic events not only affect the psychological structures of the self, but also the attachment and meaning that link individuals and their families together. This program seeks to restore those disconnects, it allows military members a chance to have social interactions and bond with family members, while enjoying the sport of fishing.

Goals

•Restore in the home disconnect by increasing family interaction.
•Support positive social interactions with the civilian world.
•Encourage outdoor recreation as a therapeutic outlet.
•Empower Veterans to advocate for positive self growth and change.

Help us take a kid fishing, the kids fishing foundation relies on sponsors and donations to achieve our goals. Help us change a kids life for a day by donating to the kids fishing foundation. All proceeds go to help the kids.

All Donations Are Tax Deductible - We are a 501c3 non-profit organization, all donations are tax deductible

Donation Page - Click on the button and go to our donation page




Suppliers and Manufacturers who wish to donate fishing products, please click on the donate button. You will be taken to our donation page where you can find the details. Thanks.


Top Stories. Check out some of our top stories of kids who have been helped by our take a kid fishing program.

Go Fishin with us, Kids & Parents, if you would like to be considered for one of our fishing events or would like more information on upcoming fishing events. Just follow this link and you will find out how to get the info needed.

Programs, to learn more about the fishing programs we offer, visit our fishing information page.

Volunteer, would you like to help out the kids fishing foundation by volunteering your time or equipment. Please look through our event list and e-mail us with an event number and we will give you all the details.

Become a KFF representative, would you like help organize kids fishing trips in your area. if so, Please e-mail us and we will give you all the details.

Used Fishing Equipment. Want to donate your used fishing equipment, please send us an e-mail with a list of things you would like to donate and we will let you know the details.

Photos, take a look at the kids fishing photo page. Watch out for the catch of the day, its a Lunker.
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