Things have changed down here in the Florida Keys. Some things for the better, and a lot for the worse. Housing is expensive here in the Keys, and the tornados that followed the hurricane hammered some of the more affordable areas to live. Many people have moved, many are without homes; some are still living […]
In 2015 we held an event at the Key West Harbour Yacht Club. Invites went out, we publicized it in local magazines a radio shows. Social Media. Businesses, artist like Caleb Goins, friends of the Foundation like Jim Strickland photography, and Chasin Fin made the way down. Fish For Jose is about celebrating who he […]
We looked at the weather for January 18, the official “Fish for Jose” day. The forecast did not look good. This was my dad’s birthday so it was almost fitting that nasty weather was forecast. He would often joke that rough weather seemed to be his signature. We decided to go early on January 16. […]
For the past two years, the fans of Jose Wejebe and Spanish Fly have been celebrating Jose’s birthday and his mission to share the gift of fishing with future generations, and it’s been a joy to see the movement spread through the vast world of social media. In honor of his January 18th birthday, fans […]
#FISHFORJOSE PARTY IN KEY WEST All friends and family of Jose, and friends of the Foundation, are invited to go out fishing for the day and meet up at the deck of Key West Harbour for a Fish Fry Dinner and party. Along with food and entertainment, the Foundation will hold a raffle and auction […]
Good Friday of 2012 was also the day that Jose tragically lost his life in a plane crash in Everglades City. He called me at work before he took off, and asked what my plans were for Easter. Monday we were going to get together and I was going to make one his favorite dishes. […]
A trip to Havana Cuba with Reel Life Adventures. Pairing up with American baseball umpire Bob Alexander and his organization Strategic Sports International, we visit with the amazing people of Cuba.
Fishermen Give Back Reel Life Adventures is a group put together by Michael O’Neal that dedicates itself to providing humanitarian aid in needy countries from the sport fishing community. How it works is Michael puts together a group of guys who in this case go down to the Dominican Republic to provide aid, supplies and […]