Heroes on the Water Event to Provide Veterans With Relaxation and Recreation

MAYS LANDING - The Atlantic County Division of Parks and Recreation will host up to 30 military veterans on Lake Lenape for a Heroes on the Water event on Saturday, September 19th.
The day will include fishing, camaraderie, and relaxation. Heroes on the Water, a non-profit organization will supply each participating veteran with all necessary equipment including kayaks, fishing gear, personal flotation jackets, and a personal guide. Safety instructions and lunch are also included. There is no fee to attend. According to the Heroes on the Water website, their goal is to help veterans relax, rehabilitate, and reintegrate through kayak, fishing, and the outdoors.
“We are honored to be able to host this event once again,” said County Executive Dennis Levinson.  “We appreciate the efforts of Heroes on the Water in providing this opportunity for veterans to enjoy some of Atlantic County’s beautiful recreation resources.”
For more information, contact the Division of Parks and Recreation at 609.625.8219.

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