We had a great time at Catapoolooza 2021 in Pigeon Forge, TN this past Friday, May 21 & Saturday, May 22. We met alot of good people who came to our booth and showed interest in what our organization does for veterans. We would like to thank Scott & Julie Lovelace, Bryan & Melinda Folsom, Roger Breedlove and Michelle Breedlove for their hard work in setting up and managing the booth.

To raise money for our organization we had a raffle with the drawing occurring on Saturday, May 22 at 5:30 pm on Facebook live. Sarah Folsom, the daughter of Melinda and Bryan Folsom drew out the winning names for the raffle items. Congratulations to everyone who won at prize.

While there at the catfish convention, a few of the vendors gave items to enter into the raffle. We are so grateful for their donations that helped our raffle be a great success. Thank you to the following:

Caleb from Catch the Fever donated a Hellcat rod

Matt from Mad Katz donated two patriot rods

Wesley Mann from Spread-Em Planer boards donated two sets of boards

The Cunninghams from The Ultimate Noodle gave two sets to give away

Bryce’s Striper Service donated a fishing trip for either striper or catfishing

Paul Blackwell donated a fishing trip on Santee Cooper

Amy Wilson Payne won the Fish-On one day fishing trip with Paul Blackwell

Congratulations to George Houma for winning the Bryce’s Guide Service fishing trip on the Tennessee River.

Thank you to Ron Presley for his coverage and kind words towards our cause.

Thank you Larry and Joyce Muse.

Thank you to all of you who donated to our website, bought raffle tickets and purchased our t-shirts and stickers. We greatly appreciate your support. Your support as always goes 100% to the veterans.