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Wish to Fish (2018)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-10-05

Duration: 00:06:00

Subjects: Nonprofit organizations | FISHING


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Spires, Kelly Producer
  • Woods, Virnado Photographer
  • McCabe, Matt Interviewee
  • Brown, Keylon Interviewee
  • Williams, Danica Interviewee
  • Reno, Grey Interviewee
  • Jurgielewicz, Eddy Speaker


This segment from the October 5, 2018, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Kelly Spires’ profile of Wish to Fish Louisiana, a nonprofit organization that provides first fishing trips for disadvantaged and disabled youth. Spires goes out on the water with Wish to Fish volunteers and kids from Son of a Saint, a mentorship program for young men growing up without a father. She interviews: Captain Matt McCabe of ProEdge Fishing Charters; Keylon Brown, Son of a Saint mentee; Danica Williams, the founder of Wish to Fish Louisiana; and Grey Reno, a Son of a Saint mentor. Host: Andre Moreau