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Freedom Stories are the inspiring stories from the people Freedom Waters Foundation serves.

Activities Abound - Join Us!

It's November! Time is Flying By...So much to Share!

Making Waves in the Best Ways!

Celebrating, Creating and A Happy Halloween

Thank you for…

Sharing Freedom and Joy on and off the Water! 

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Veterans Weller Day Boat Outing aboard Miss Naples

Boats, Boats and More Boating

Celebrating 15 years of Service! - Sharing Freedom and Joy on and off the Water!

Happy New Year from Freedom Waters Foundation

Gratitude and Love - Happy Thanksgiving!

Full of Gratitude and Love – Grateful for YOU!

Sharing Freedom and Joy on and off the Water!

Navigating life – just as we navigate through the waters, we are always doing our best to bring freedom, joy, smiles and positive memories on and off the water! Join us!

Here we Grow Again - All Aboard!

Making Waves in Positive Ways!

Smiles and Memories being made on and off the Water!

June Boat Outings and Connection!

Love and Sharing on and off the Water!

New Board President and Vice President

Board Unanimously Votes – YES – Twice!

Memorial Service 2020 - May 25, 2020 - Zoom Call

Family, Cheer, and Let's Connect

Ahoy, Friends! Sending Wellness, Love and a Little Fun!

Peace, Love, Wellness and Dolphins!

The Kind Mariners Ball Happens so We Can Provide Programming - Gratitude!

News! Good NEWS... What happened and What's Happening!

In Memory of Captain Patrick O'Brien

Patrick O’Brien loved being on the water and generously shared his time, boat and enjoyment with others!

Mike Donahue Celebration of Life

Mike Donahue 

 We Celebrate You! – 1961-2019

It is with a heart full of respect and honor that we celebrate the life of Mike Donahue, our former Vice President of the Freedom Waters Foundation’s Board  and creator of our premier fundraising event, the Kind Mariners Ball.
Mike has been an extraordinary volunteer, donor and member of the Freedom Waters Foundation’s family.

A Magical Week of Celebration - Benefitting Freedom Waters Foundation Dec. 3 - Dec. 5

What a magical week of celebration featuring NUCLASSICA  (as seen on America’s Got Talent and all the way from Detroit) to benefit Freedom Waters Foundation!

Wonderfully unique electric pop violin music, new Freedom Waters Foundation family and renewed excitement for all – participants, volunteers, donors and guests!

Look, Listen, Love – Photos and Videos of the Week

Water Heals - Sharing it is Even Better

What is your connection to water?

Do you remember the first time you had a positive experience in the water, on the water or near the water?

We are Growing Celebration

Freedom Waters Foundation family has and is growing!

Over 3000 on the water experiences were provided last year with just two full time and three part time FWF staff and over 300 volunteers! Thanks to the Board members, Donors, Boat Owners and Volunteers – You Make it Happen! So, what’s new? …

AMORE….That’s What Freedom Waters Foundation is all About

It’s February! Happy LOVE month …. May all the months that follow also be LOVING months!

So much has happened since December and so much is happening now.

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays to you and yours!
May you be at ease and your hearts filled with LOVE!


Happy November!
We are so grateful fo YOU!
Freedom Waters Foundation is a family of participants, volunteers, boat owners and donors! See just a few in this eblast and click to see more!

Fall into Fun with Us! – September 2018

Lots of goodness to share – past and upcoming:

Boat Owners and Community Partners – Who’s Who Within FWF…

It’s time to highlight a few of the Who’s Who of Freedom Waters Foundation. Boat owners, community partners, volunteers, staff and donors are who make this organization feel like a successful, loving family.

So Much New News – June 2018

So much new news from Freedom Waters Foundation… 1)  More participants served than ever before in Freedom Waters Foundation history and growing. With Program Coordinators in three Florida Regions in South Florida: Elisabeth Devik on the West Coast (from Marco Island to Clearwater), Lori Griffith in the Palm Beach County and Jupiter area and…

December Newsletter 2017

Happy Holidays to you and your family, I am so pleased to say that we have had a record year in providing therapeutic on the water experiences for our participants.  I am so grateful for all the donors, Board members, volunteers and staff that have made it possible. Caring, Loving Kindness on and…

Meet a few of the incredible individuals that benefit from our services

Freedom Waters Foundation is supported by your contributions.  Your involvement is critical to our work of improving the lives of individuals with special needs and veterans by providing therapeutic marine related experiences on the waters of South Florida. Meet a few of the incredible individuals that benefit from our services …

Newsletter – Positively Changing – November 2017

Change, change, change…..the wind blows, the tides wax and wane and best for all if we go with the flow and enjoy the smooth, healing waters as often as we can.  That’s what we continue to strive for and provide for Freedom Waters Foundation participants throughout the year. …

October 2017 Update

I hope this newsletter finds you well. On behalf of everyone at Freedom Waters Foundation, we are sending good thoughts and wishes to you all. September’s weather interrupted a number of the boat outings planned, but much continue to happen behind the scenes. In this brief newsletter, you will see…

Healing on the Water with Love – September 2017

This newsletter is a bit delayed due to the crazy weather situation Florida has endured, but Freedom Waters Foundation is here, strong and ready to continue to share a whole lot of love, caring and fun in our communities, as each community is able….

Summer Slow? – FWF is Go, Go, Go!

Summer is in full swing…infact, mid way through and Freedom Waters Foundation has been so busy that it has taken me this long to get the news out to all of you! It’s a go, go, go summer! We have record numbers of boat outings with the addition of Lori Griffith, as the …

Waves of Smiles and Joy – Who do you know in these photos?

Waves of Laughter, Love and Living of Life! Freedom Waters Foundation had a record month in February 2017, with over 20 boat outings, serving children and adults with special needs and our veterans, on both the west and east coast of south Florida. Children with cancer and other life threatening illnesses, children and …

Welcome Aboard – New Staff – Meet new family members of a Dream Team

Freedom Waters Foundation is delighted to welcome our new staff to the FWF family.  It’s been a long time coming to have Freedom Waters Foundation Program Coordinators for southeast Florida once again — and we now have two incredible women to help us further our mission. So, please welcome Lori Griffith and Ann Klein. …

March 2017 Newsletter: Love & Waters Heals

Freedom Waters Foundation had a record month in February 2017, with over 20 boat outings, serving children and adults with special needs and our veterans, on both the west and east coast of south Florida. Children with cancer and other life threatening illnesses, children and adults with a variety of abilities, veterans – …