YAKIMA, Wash.--Cabela's in Yakima and the Memorial
Foundation are joining forces to give kids with special needs a great outdoor
Participants in Children's Village "Summer Kids
Club" program spent the day at Sarg Hubbard Park fishing with their family and
Coordinators said this was the first fishing
experience for many of the kids.
"It allows them the opportunity to maybe learn a
little patience because they've got to just sit and wait," said Amy Berkheimer,
with the Yakima Children's Village "One2One" program. "It allows opportunities
for them to talk with their family and their friends."
Coordinators said nearly 30 kids participated
The Children's Village Summer Kids Club hosts
several community outings for kids with special needs.