June 6, 2016
BTT Donates to the Guides Trust Foundation in Honor of George Hommell Jr.The Bonefish & Tarpon Trust (BTT), has donated $5,500 in proceeds from its George Hommell Jr. Florida Keys Habitat Fundraiser to the Guides Trust Foundation, a Florida Keys-based organization dedicated to helping those connected with the Florida Keys fishing industry to recover from injury and illness. The check was presented to Captain Duane Baker, the Commodore of the Florida Keys Fishing Guides Association, who said, "On behalf of the Florida Keys Fishing Guides Association (FKFGA) and the Guides Trust Foundation (GTF), thanks for your support. This was a great event for a great cause, and our fishery, environment and way of life depend on our foundations going forward together.
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In other FKFGA news...Miles Miller was chosen for a $5000.00 GTF scholarship. Natalie Gonzalez is also receiving a $5000.00 GTF scholarship at Coral Shores. Duane Baker will be presenting at Coral Shores on Tuesday evening. LWKGA will present the scholarships in Marathon and Key West.