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Will you help sponsor a Brother through The Fly Program

Join us in sponsoring up to 30 men to Explore, Cast, Discover, and Recover!

What is The Fly Program?

The Fly Program was founded through the fires of loss, pain, and passion.

In the winter of 2013 our family received news that our beautiful brother; son, and uncle had taken his life.

The heartbreak and pain of losing a loved one is always difficult. Losing a loved one in these circumstances is profoundly impossible to comprehend. The weeks and months passed as we slowly learnt to deal with the raw nature of the pain, but the questions would never end.

Although we couldn’t always find the answers, we recognised there was an enormous opportunity to make a difference for others. What eventuated is The Fly Program.

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The Fly Program addresses:

  • depression,
  • post traumatic stress disorder,
  • and suicide

in men.

It’s core is built around four key components Explore, Cast, Discover, and Recover. By facilitating unique programs and awareness campaigns that focus on education and peer support.

The Fly Program is a registered charity with a purpose to empower and support Australian men through life’s challenges, in the natural world, which takes an adventure therapy approach to offer men impacted by mental health adversity opportunities to:

  • Strengthen mental wellbeing
  • Access tools and resources
  • Connect with nature
  • Create community
  • Have fun

As a grateful partner with Hobie Asia Pacific, we are excited to be the chosen charity at the Forster stage of the Hobie Fishing Series 2021. But we need your help!

Ready to have a profound and positive impact on someone’s life?

For this round we ask you to donate to The Fly Program to help a needing brother. Donations sponsor ‘Men In Flight’ program at no cost.

The ‘Men In Flight’ program costs the charity $1,285.00 to sponsor x1 person through the 8-week program.

To support a future ‘brother’ into the program, please join the Hobie family at the Forster round by donating to the GoFundMe campaign aiming to raise as many multiples of $1,285.00, which directly support future participants who need some time-out and support though our work.

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All Donations above $2 are Tax Deductible!

The Fly Program Ltd. is a registered Health Promotion Charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits. Commission and has also been endorsed by the ATO as a Deductible Gift Recipient.

ABN: 17 608 575 560

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