HEROES ON THE WATER
We’re celebrating our 15th anniversary! In 15 years, we have supported 56,000+ veterans and first responders in their healing journey. That’s a big birthday bash!
Our HeroesCommunity of veterans, first responders and their families
Our community of veterans, first responders and their families
Our HeartVolunteers who give tirelessly in service of our heroes
Our volunteers who give tirelessly in service of our heroes
Our HopeAmazing donors, supporters and partners who invest in our mission
Our amazing donors, supporters and partners who invest in our mission
Join our mission – donate, volunteer or participate. Become part of something meaningful.
$15 a month for a year puts a hero on the water, and provides a healing experience.
Read stories about our heroes, heart and hope:
Our Supporters Make Hope Possible
When Pure Fishing learned about HOW’s mission, they knew that our goals were in alignment with their values of inclusivity, diversity and generating joy and hope through fishing.
The Heart of HOW: Volunteers Who Change Lives
Volunteers are the heart of Heroes On The Water - without them, our organization cannot thrive. Read about two long-term volunteers and why they’re passionate about giving back through HOW.
Stepping Between the Good and the Bad
Scott Null is a retired police officer who unknowingly spent years coping with Post Traumatic Stress. He and his wife Camille spoke to HOW about the ways that the outdoors, including kayak fishing, can provide healing to first responders.