Urban Kids Fishing Derby Atlanta

2016 Urban Kids Fishing Derby Atlanta Is A Success!

On Saturday, June 4, at Constitution Garden Pond on the National Mall, l-r back row, Michael Theard, Buffalo Soldier, Wayne Hubbard, Urban American Outdoors TV and Urban Kids Fishing Derby founder, Sally Jewell, 51st United States Secretary of the Interior, Dr. Mamie Parker, Chesapeake Conservatory - Board of Directors, Candice Price, Urban American Outdoors TV and Urban Kids Fishing Derby founder, and l-r front row, Jace Freeman and Cayce Freeman, Urban Kids Fish Youth Ambassadors at the 2nd Urban Kids Fishing Derby DC. (Photo credit: Cheriss May / Ndemay)

2nd Annual Urban Kids Fishing Derby DC Made A...

May 22, 2016 Comments (0) Blog, Urban Kids Fish

11th Annual Urban Kids Fishing Derby KCK Brought Joy To The Community

11th Annual Urban Kids Fishing Derby KCK

The second stop on the Urban Kids Fish National Tour created by Urban American Outdoors TV was in Kansas City, Kansas at the Kansas City Kansas Community College. This marks the 11th year of the Urban Kids Fishing Derby KCK and over 700 families, partners and volunteers came out to enjoy the event on Saturday, May 21st.

Mary Ann Flunder and Candice Price

Mary Ann Flunder with Candice Price at the Urban Kids Fishing Derby.

Wayne Hubbard and Candice Price, the creators of the Urban Kids Fishing Derby, paid tribute to the late Mary Ann Flunder. Ms. Flunder was on the Board of Trustees at the Kansas City Kansas Community College and had been a major supporter of the fishing derby since it’s inception and assisted them in securing the location.

 

 

 

 

 

Our biggest catch $100 prize winner is Alzarrien A. His fish weighed 5lbs.

Urban Kids Fish Alzarrien Wayne Hubbard

Urban Kids Fish KCK Biggest Fish winner, Alzarrien, with Wayne Hubbard.

 

Our smallest catch winner is Alex C.

Urban Kids Fishing Derby KCK Alex C Wayne Hubbard

Smallest catch winner, Alex C., with Wayne Hubbard

Thanks to our wonderful partners who came out to assist us in making this fishing derby a success. A special thank you to Kansas City Kansas Community College, KPRS Hot 103 Jamz, KPRT Gospel 1590, Gates Bar-B-Q, F.A.C.T.S. Tutoring Service, US Fish & Wildlife Service, US Forest Service, Healthy Parks Healthy People, Kansas Speedway, Chef Joe Walker, Xcaliber, J Bell Media, and I Am Entertainment Media.

 

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