These kids are amazed at the people they don’t know, don’t look like them, with a purpose of showing them a God given love through fly fishing. It just blows their mind! I wanted to say THANK YOU again for spending the day building relationships with our kids! It was so wonderful for them to get to learn and decompress for a little bit!! We appreciate you and your team so much!

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Houston, Texas Project

Houston, Texas Project

Lead Mentor: Currently Taking Applications for Lead Mentor, 2021

Project location: Houston, Texas

Year project founded: 2019

Mentors on this team: 4-6

Children mentored to date: 29

Children to be mentored in 2020: Undecided

Local foster care partners: Fresh-Start Houston (2019)

Local companies that support this project: Texas Fly Fishers of Houston, Cortland Lines

Contact about this project: Kaitlin Barnhart, kaitlin@themayflyproject.com

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Our 2020 Impact!!

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Giving Tuesday Success, 2020!

Thank You!!! Together, WE DID IT! We hit our goal on Tuesday! For our National Project online, we raised $14,000! For our individual project fundraisers we hit over $20,000!!!! This year, many of our lead mentors, mentors, and friends, all did Facebook fundraisers to...

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