“Incredible day! Thank you for helping our son find a hobby that he can participate in independently and with friends equally in spite of cerebral palsy.” Parent of Participant


“It just made me feel good and I’m really glad I did it because I had a really fun time.” – Shore Volunteer


This is a C.A.S.T. for Kids event designed to provide children with disabilities, ages 6-19 , the opportunity to enjoy a quality outdoor recreational experience through the sport of fishing. Take to the water with C.A.S.T. for an unforgettable morning of fishing and boating!

Event Location

Sam Rayburn Reservoir
Zavalla, TX (map)

Event Contacts

Event Coordinator
Jaime West
(936) 404-2283

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Event Itinerary

Our C.A.S.T. for Kids events include a lot of fun and celebration! You can expect 2-3 hours of fishing, a delicious lunch and an awards celebration where your child will receive a personalized plaque. This is a day of fishing your child will never forget!

Thanks To Our Event Sponsors

Texas Farm Bureau Insurance, Brandon Belt Fishing, R&B Plumbing commercial and residential,  Outlaw Outdoors, Rusty’s Team Tournaments, Cross Bait Co., The Schott Family, Circle S Ent., the Kassaw Family, The Ball Family, Bass Strike Tackle, Whataburger, Stanley Jigs, Hale Lure, Jonathon Loos, Clayton Boulware, Last Cast Tackle and Outdoors, Coleman’s, The Weststay Airbnb, DPR Construction, Monster Spirit, Lews, Flambeau

C.A.S.T. Covid-19 Event Policy and Procedures

The C.A.S.T. for Kids Foundation will be holding all 2022 events in compliance with state and local guidelines for Covid-19.  We will be following these guidelines for the safety, health and well-being of our participants, families, volunteers and staff.  We encourage all in attendance to follow local and state Covid guidelines in place at the time of each event. It will be impossible to guarantee the safety of all C.A.S.T. participants and volunteers. Please consider each of your individual risks associated with the Covid-19 pandemic when making your decision to attend any C.A.S.T. event.