“If we are to benefit from the use of our natural resources, we must be willing to act to preserve them.” - Perk Perkins, Chief Executive Officer of The Orvis Company.
“I am always gratified, but never surprised by the willingness of our customers to contribute meaningfully to our conservation efforts. Together over the years we have achieved some remarkable results, and that's why our commitment of 5% pre-tax profits is not only a commitment to protect nature, but is a commitment to our customers.” - Dave Perkins, Vice Chairman of The Orvis Company
Casting for Recovery Founded in Vermont in 1996, Casting for Recovery provides fly-fishing retreats specifically tailored for women who have or have had breast cancer. CFR seeks to enhance the lives of breast cancer survivors by providing free retreats designed to promote and support mental and physical healing. In 2012, they held 44 retreats in 32 states, serving more than 615 survivors.
Learn more at www.castingforrecovery.org.