EDINBURG – DHR Health announced on Monday the 15th Annual “Fishing for Hope” Tournament. The press release said the tournament will be held Saturday, August 22 at Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island.
Now one of the largest non-profit fishing tournaments on the Texas coast, “Fishing for Hope” is a family-friendly and fun event for people of all ages.
This year’s tournament will feature prizes, dinner, the legendary stars auction, and much more. All proceeds from “Fishing for Hope” will once again benefit the *Hope Family Health Center.
In addition to funds raised through sponsors and teams, DHR Health employees dedicate themselves to establishing various fundraisers for “Fishing for Hope.” said the release.
Through events such as Bingo night, numerous raffles, t-shirt sales, bake sales and jewelry fundraisers, DHR Health employees have raised thousands to help the Hope Family Health Center.
For more information, on sponsorship and participation contact the DHR Health Community Events Department at 956-362-3140.
*Hope Family Health Center (HOPE) is located in McAllen, Texas, and provides free medical and counseling care to the uninsured in the Rio Grande Valley. Local volunteer physicians and medical staff donate their time and services to ensure Rio Grande Valley residents receive free, quality health care in an open and accepting atmosphere. All patients seen are those who are without access to health care or medical insurance. In 2019, the Hope Family Health Center conducted over 10,000 appointments addressing medical, psychotherapeutic, wellness, and case management concerns.