Mission Statement

Our Mission Statement

Create and organize activities connecting ambitious youth to nature and to the environment, which will contribute to equipping them with the essential developmental tools for their future.

Our programs seek to teach youth to conserve and sustain our natural resources, become stewards of the outdoors, enriching lives with skills that can be utilized over a lifetime, empowering youth to become powerful partners in solving problems, creating jobs, and leading change.

We are excited about our future and invite you to join us in the DREAM!

Drive… Responsibility… Education… Action… Mentoring

Drive:

We motivate youth with the understanding that they matter, and are capable of making a difference.

Responsibility:

We help youth develop personal responsibility by identifying effective goals in an atmosphere of safety, respect and trust.

Education:

We strive to help youth develop critical thinking skills and make independent decisions empowering youth to become powerful partners in solving problems, creating jobs, and leading change.

Action:

We provide youth with opportunities to be of service to their communities and to their environment, connecting them with resources to act on issues of importance to them.

Mentoring:

Our mentors help build self-esteem, self-respect, independence, and integrity. They provide one-on-one training in the basics of fishing: techniques, equipment, angling ethics, and safety.