Bass Pro Shops donates $50,000 to George H.W. Bush Vamos A Pescar Education Fund

The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) announced Thursday that Bass Pro Shops is continuing its support of the George H.W. Bush Vamos A Pescar Education Fund with a $ 50,000 donation. This donation will help to increase awareness of, and participation in, fishing, boating and conservation activities through grassroots educational programs and on-the-water activities held …
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West Marine kicks off the BlueFuture Fund

WATSONVILLE, Calif. – West Marine (Nasdaq:WMAR) today announced the launch of the West Marine BlueFuture Fund to benefit youth boating, marine conservation and healthy fish stocks. The intent for the BlueFuture Fund is to provide ongoing support to causes central to West Marine’s mission. This donor advised fund is set up through Community Foundation Santa […]
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Weekly 5: Congressmen support diesel boat tax hike to fund waterway fixes

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Tuesday on BoatingIndustry.com. 1. Congressmen support diesel boat tax hike to fund waterway fixes Two Illinois congressmen are urging their colleagues to increase the national diesel fuel […]
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