We want to remind everyone our August 5th event is coming up. We want to thank our sponsors and extend invitation to become a sponsor. Please call Harold Jones 864-226-8775, he is also selling tickets. We are also accepting items for the event. Please call Suzanne Jones Carnes at 864-934-6913. Don't miss this chance to raise money for the kids and enjoy a wonderful speaker Joshua Carney Son of the South.
Conor McManus is all smiles with his beautiful Montana Bison.
Here is Conor McManus heading out on his Montana Bison Hunt this Morning. Conor is hunting with the Montana Hunting Company.
Let's all wish Conor good luck on his special dream hunt!
Continued prayers for Dalton. Last year Dalton Beri was celebrating his birthday at the 2nd annual Freedom Dream Walk 4th July. Please pray for Dalton. He's had severe pain since surgery. To know Dalton is to love this boy. We love you Dalton and are praying for you.
Who is coming to the 4th Annual Brandon Brawdy a Memorial a Celebration on August 5th in Anderson. We need a big turnout to support the dreams of these special children. Check out this awesome video and let us know if you are coming. These kids need you support Right Now! Tickets are $25.00 and are available by contacting Coach Harold Jones at 864-226-8775.
Here is Tucker Hudson with a nice Lake Hartwell Hybrid Bass. Tucker was treated to an evening of fishing with Cliff Bowman.
Dalton Beri came out of surgery last night. He had severe pain. Prayer wariors family and friends please continue praying for Dalton. We love our Dalton!
Please pray for Dalton Beri. He is one of the sweetest boys you will ever know!
Please keep little man Will Asbell in your prayers. Will goes today for his four week CT scan to see if the shunt is helping to reduce the enlarged ventricles. We are praying the shunt is working. We appreciate everyone's prayers!
Prayers for Grant please. He is going home today! Prayers for a great recovery with no complications!
Check out Outdoor Dream Recipients Will Asbell, Jackson Thorpe, and Riley Harrison in the Lowcountry of South Carolina on Hank Parker's Flesh & Blood. The show will air on the Outdoor Channel on Tuesday, July 12th at 8:30 am and 7:30 PM. It will also air again on Thursday, July 14th at8:30 am.
Son of the South Joshua Carney will be speaking at the next Anderson event Friday August at 6:30 pm. Please check out Son of the South Facebook page watch some videos. Please read his story. Amazing young man and WOW his phenomenal animal calls.
Here are pictures of Derrick Wardlaw's to big black bears taken in Alaska. Also a picture of a little guy trying to come for lunch at the cabin. Another amazing dream hunt with the OutfittersRating.com Crew!
Fishing with the Tigers!
Fishing with the Tigers. We would like to thank the entire team for coming out to support the Outdoor Dream Kids. Great Food and Good Fishing. Go Tigers!
Checkout Outdoor Dream Recipient Ethan Brown at the 3rd Annual Dream Walk Run. Let's see how many likes we can get for Ethan! Ethan Wayne Brown Jan Brown Rick Brown The Outdoor Dream Foundation
Freedom Dream walk run Ethan Brown shot the start gun then walked for a long bit! Way to go EB.
Who is coming to walk/run in the morning and support these special children? You can register at the event! See you at Grady's Great Outdoors at 7:30 AM!
Here is the Anderson Independent's story on yesterday's Fishing with the Tigers.
Five year old Abby Lee came up for a dream fishing adventure on Lake Hartwell this weekend. Here is Abby and her dad Adam with one of the many striped and hybrid bass caught. Way to go Abby!
Derrick Wardlaw is all smiles with his giant Alaska Black Bear. Derrick has always dreamed of hunting in Alaska. His Dream Hunt was made possible by Buck Bowden with Hidden Alaska Guides and Outfitters. Way to go Derrick!
Please pray for another one of our ODF kids! Caleb Crisp had hip replacement this morning and is out of surgery and doing well. A long road of recovery for a teenager!
Few more pics from Fishing with Tigers. Thanks to all who participated! We enjoyed having everyone!
Awesome time for the Outdoor Dream Kids Fishing with the Tigers.
We can't thank our Captains enough for sharing their time. Special thanks to the members of the Clemson Men's Basketball Team and Staff for coming out to support these special kids. Go Tigers!
Check out Darrell Bolt having a blast in the Florida Keys. Darrell's fishing dream is being made possible through a partnership with the Outdoor Dream Foundation and the Jose Wejebe Spanish Fly Memorial Foundation. Thank you Krissy Wejebe - Moloney for all you do for these special children.
Somebody is smiling!
One more of Evan Mom and Dad!
Looking through pictures from last week Mike Denise and Evan! Loved these of Evan!
Update on Will Asbell. He is sleeping alot and has no energy. He is going home. The shunt has helped to reduce the enlarged ventricles on one side but not the other. He will have another CT scan in 4 weeks. If still enlarged a second drain will be put in. Please pray for Will. We will update any news in these next 4 weeks Will needs our prayers. He is one tough kid for sure but this is one tough battle. My God heal lil Willy!
Will Asbell has had his shunt placed. We pray for healing and no complications. They will know tomorrow and we will keep everyone updated.
Update on Will Asbell. He is out of surgery. He had a shunt placed. Praying Warriors family take a moment to pray for Will please pray for his family also. This is a very serious situation! We love our Willy boy. Dear God raise Will and his physician team to heal him.
Who is coming to the Annual Freedom Dream Walk/Run? It starts at 7:30 AM at Grady's Great Outdoors in Anderson, SC on Monday,
July 4th. Our goal is 200 participants. You can register online at www.active.com or by mailing in the registration form. Registration is $25.00 and includes an awesome shirt. Let's see how many will want to walk or run for dreams and honor the Outdoor Dream Children!
Update on Will Asbell... He will be having surgery on Thursday they will know more after his pre-op tomorrow so please continue to pray for our little man Will! His tumor behind his eye has changed, not sure to what extent and his brain isn't getting rid of the spinal fluid correctly, not sure why! Anyone who has met Will knows he is a tough little guy and just full of life! He told his dad "well I don't have to go to school tomorrow"! Hang tuff Will Bug, God's got this!!!
Prayer Warriors and The Outdoor Dream Foundation Family and Friends. We request your prayers for our ODF kid Will Asbell. His MRI results revealed a change in his brain tumor. His ventricles are swallow. Surgeons have been called in to read the scans and advise. We all know the ultimate healer is God. We've all seen miracles here with our kids and in our lives. Please get behind our precious Will raise him up get him on prayer lists pray for him daily. With God all things are possible!
A few more pictures from the day of long range shooting. Great shooting guys!
Awesome time for the ODF kids with the Clemson Tiger Basketball Team!
What an awesome day!
ALL ODF families, yes the entire family are welcome to the 2nd Annual Crockett's Plantation fun day June 11th. A day of fun, fishing, antler hunting and who knows what we will come up with!
9 am until ? Lunch, drinks and snacks provided. Please RSVP with Nancy Benton @ 843-599-9332 if you don't get me please leave a message. We are located near Lodge, SC in the Low Country! It's pretty wet so if you want to antler hunt bring water proof boots and if you have a rod and reel or fishing pole please bring them! Come join the fun!
Awesome shooting Evan!
Great shooting Will!
Evan Bretsik and Will Asbell are all smiles after harvesting these two 8 foot gators at the Nemours Plantation in Yemassee, South Carolina. Special thanks to Justin Rickenbaker and the Nemours Wildlife Foundation for making these dreams come true!
Will Asbell puttin the smack down on 15 plus sharks inshore Georgetown. Thanks to Captains Dan and Tommy Scarborough of Georgetown Coastal Adventures. As always they are so wonderful to our kids! Will is ready for a big gator and fishing at Nemour's!
Here is Evan Bretsik doing some shark fishing with captains Tommy and Dan Scarborough with Georgetown Coastal Adventures. Evan is now going to hunt a big SC Gator. Way to go Evan!