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Shining Light on Autism Awareness

  • June 8, 2018
  • Ashley

We met a special boy named Tanner at our 19th Annual C.A.S.T. for Kids event at Lake Pleasant in Arizona back... Continue Reading

C.A.S.T. for Kids Fish Tip #2: How to Cast

  • May 31, 2018
  • Ashley

Hi folks! Jay Yelas here. Today, I’m going to demonstrate how to use the kid’s rod we give to all the... Continue Reading

How Lake Pleasant’s Coordinator Got Hooked on C.A.S.T. for Kids

  • April 27, 2018
  • Ashley

 For long-time coordinator, Brenda Paquette, the C.A.S.T. for Kids event is truly a family affair. Her family has been touched by... Continue Reading

C.A.S.T. Fish Tip #1: How to Unhook a Fish

  • April 26, 2018
  • Ashley

 Today, Jay Yelas, professional bass fisherman and Executive Director of the C.A.S.T. for Kids Foundation, is going to teach you... Continue Reading

The First Ever C.A.S.T. for Kids Event in 1991

  • February 27, 2018
  • Ashley

  Where were you in 1991? The C.A.S.T. for Kids Foundation was just in its infancy. The first ever C.A.S.T. for... Continue Reading

Wishes Do Come True

  • December 15, 2017
  • Ashley

Bob Behrle, looked over while unloading his truck at a C.A.S.T. for Kids event and saw three children and their mom.... Continue Reading

Celebrating Our 1000th Event

  • November 16, 2017
  • Ashley

We are thrilled to celebrate with you this month our 1000th event! We included C.A.S.T. kids, families and volunteers in the... Continue Reading

Boat Captain Heroes

  • November 6, 2017
  • Jay Yelas

There is no doubt about the fact that our wonderful boat captains and shore volunteers are the heroes of the day... Continue Reading

More Than Fishing

  • October 30, 2017
  • Jay Yelas

Besides the experience of fishing and catching, there is so much that goes on inside those little hearts and minds at... Continue Reading

More Alike Than Different

  • October 16, 2017
  • Kristen Phillips

October is Down syndrome awareness month, a month to celebrate the many ways we are all more alike than different. What... Continue Reading