Future Fisherman Foundation partners with Writer Kristopher Rutherford on “Nothin’ but Net” Ponca City, OK 7/07/14. The Future Fisherman Foundation is pleased to announce that they have entered into a partnership with Kristopher Rutherford to promote the sale of his new youth fishing book Nothin’ but Net. “We are very excited to be …View full post
Looking for a Christmas gift for that “hard to find” person? Your search is over when you check out all the trips and merchandise on this year’s list on www.Futurefisherman.org ! Over 30 fresh and saltwater trips with top guides and Pro Anglers, and rods, reels, tackle, boating equipment, along with autographed jerseys and art …View full post
Future Fisherman Foundation Annual Auction Helps Fund Programs like Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs The Third Annual F3 Online eBay Auction is getting close! Anyone interested in donating a fishing trip or merchandise is urged to send their donation requests to Mark Gintert at email@example.com. All donations are tax deductible. On Sunday, November 10 …View full post
Ponca City, Okla. – October 1, 2013 – The Bass Federation’s President and ChiefExecutive Officer, Robert Cartlidge, announced today the hiring of industry veteran, Tammy Cox, formerly of Pure Fishing. Cox’s most recent experience was the longtime grassroots Marketing Manager for the Berkley product lines, among others. Cox joins the federation leadership team as the …View full post
Support the third annual Future Fisherman Foundation Online Auction Please help the Future Fisherman Foundation (F3) continue to provide important programs like Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs with your support of F3’s third annual online auction. Since its inception, the Foundation has had positive impacts on the lives of more than 1 million young …View full post
PONCA CITY, OK. (February 4, 2013) — Outdoor retailers across the country now have another great way to support the Future Fisherman Foundation (F3) while earning a nice profit at the same time! Participating retailers can purchase an F3 Point of Purchase Fundraising Display for selling top-quality sunglasses and F3’s “Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs” window stickers.
PONCA CITY, OK. (1/15/13) — Cheesequake State Park at 300 Gordon Road in Matawan, N.J. is the location of the next Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs training seminar announced today by the Future Fisherman Foundation (F3) and the New Jersey Division of Fish & Wildlife.
The workshop dates are Saturday, Feb. 23 and Sunday, Feb. 24. The park is conveniently located off the Garden State Parkway about 35 minutes from Newark Airport. Restaurants and lodging are available in surrounding towns.
On Thursday December 13th the Future Fisherman Foundation will offer a “Second Chance Auction” for those who missed the annual event held just before Thanksgiving.
“With the success of our annual auction event, we have had a few additional captains come forward and offer some exciting trips to some great destinations,” commented F3 Executive Director, Mark Gintert. “Combine that with a couple of trips that we had left over and you have a terrific “Second Chance” opportunity to get a very nice Christmas Gift for that someone who is very hard to buy for,” added Gintert.
Mr. Keeton has been involved in The Bass Federation (TBF) for over 20 years, serving as the Kentucky State TBF President for more than 10 years. He also serves as treasurer on the TBF Executive Board of Directors. In addition to his duties as a board member, Mr. Keeton also will become the F3 Board Treasurer.
Don’t miss the chance for a “Trip of a Lifetime” while helping F3 “Ensure the Future of Fishing”
The Future Fisherman Foundation announced today that its second annual online auction will begin on Thursday, November 15 at 8:00 a.m. Interested bidders can go to Futurefisherman.org and follow the links to the eBay non-profit auction site to bid on a terrific list of fishing trips from more than 30 states. The auction will close on Tuesday, November 20, so don’t miss your opportunity to get in on the action!
JACKSON, WIS. (October 5, 2012)—For more than 70 years, Frabill, Inc. of Jackson, Wis. has been providing trusted gear for freshwater and saltwater anglers, including a wide selection of landing nets, portable aeration systems, bait containers, bait care, bait traps and seines, and other fishing accessories. Frabill is also one of the world’s major suppliers of ice-fishing products such as portable ice-fishing shelters, ice-fishing rods and combos, tip-ups, bait containers and portable aeration.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (September 14, 2012) — Shakespeare®, a brand of Pure Fishing, Inc. in Columbia, S.C., has made a generous donation to support the youth education programs of the Future Fisherman Foundation.
“Shakespeare been a long-time supporter of Future Fisherman Foundation programs such as Hooked on Fishing — Not on Drugs and Physh Ed,” said Roxanne Coleman, Senior Field Marketing for Pure Fishing. “Through educational programs like these, F3 exposes America’s young people to the positive values of fishing. We wholeheartedly support the foundation’s efforts and wanted to show that through this donation. We hope the funds will help toward additional training opportunities for teachers and other youth aquatic volunteers.”
Ponca City, OK (April 23, 2012)—The Future Fisherman Foundation (F3) is pleased to announce that its “Fishing for Change” program continues to grow with the addition of two companies to the program.
Snag Proof (www.snagproof.com) Connie Fuller, vice president of Snag Proof, elaborated on the company’s decision to add this program “Snag Proof‘s team has always been committed to making sure that the generations of fishing youth continue to grow. The Fishing for Change program is a great way to help support the efforts of the Future Fisherman Foundation in teaching our youth the joys of fishing.”