Two months ago Board Member Ed Garza, who is the Director of Veteran Services at Concordia University Wisconsin, learned that one of his female Veteran students, who was already battling Post Traumatic Stress, was now diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Cancer.
At first, the tournament was going to be a friendly competition with fellow industry anglers. After our invitation to be involved with Healing Patriots, we switched gears and had a quality purpose to raise funding for our organization. The tournament was a total success. It was small, but the quality was astonishing. We are planning our 2nd Annual Crappie tournament for Healing Patriots in 2018.