Catch A Dream

Catch-A-Dream is a wonderful program that gives children with life-threatening illnesses the chance of a lifetime to experience outdoor adventure.  Catch-A-Dream was founded to memorialize native Mississippian and noted outdoor writer and sculptor, Bruce Brady. The MSU-Extension Service, the Mississippi Wildlife Federation, and the Mississippi 4-H Club Foundation are partnered to administer this program.  Catch-A-Dream is a national, charitable, non-profit 501(c)(3) foundation, that provides once-in-a-lifetime dream hunting and fishing trips to children across the United States and Canada, age 18 and younger, who suffer from life-threatening illnesses. (purpose) Through these adventures, and exposure to outdoors-minded people who care, (business) the program instills in these children a message of encouragement at a time when they need to know that hope does, indeed, exist. (values)