About Us

Our Mission

The mission of Warrior Sportsmen, Inc. is to provide US Army Special Forces Warriors (Green Berets) a means to enhance recovery from the physical, mental and emotional stress caused by injury or long-term overseas deployments.

About Us

We Are In A Mission To
Help Green Berets

Our mission is to advance physical and emotional healing, provide comraderie and mentorship, help transition heroes from the battlefield or long-term overseas deployments back to life at home, and develop fishing and hunting skills for lifelong enjoyment and for possible career endeavors.

Why Take Warriors Hunting & Fishing

There are few activities that can be more relaxing and rewarding than hunting, and there are several reasons why the sport can make you a happier person. Not only is hunting good for the environment and animal populations, but it is great for physical and mental health as well.

Therapeutic experts claim that, because fishing requires focus, it helps take a person’s mind off internal conflict. Locating fish, developing a strategy, choosing the correct fly or lure, and properly presenting that lure to the fish all require critical thinking and creativity, which allow a healthy escape from stress, depression, and anxiety.

“I was here last year during SF Week as a regular camp client. I brought my son this year because I wanted him to see and experience the truly unique camaraderie that Green Berets have between themselves and how quickly they make everyone in the camp one of the valued team members.”
Civilian
Alaska Salmon Fishing 2021

Pete von Jess

Colonel (Retired)

Co-Founder & Chairman

Douglas Frank

Chief Warrant Officer Five (Retired)

Co-founder, Secretary, and Executive Director

Jean Moore

Treasurer

Fran Beaudette

Lieutenant General (Retired)

Treasurer

Chris Zets

Command Sergeant Major (Retired)

Board Member

Joe Fancher

Command Sergeant Major

Special Advisor to the Board

Our Board

Meet The Team

The Warrior Sportsmen team is composed of veteran and non-veteran volunteers, donors, and corporate sponsors who genuinely appreciate and respect our Warrior’s sacrifices. Our team shares a passion for fishing, hunting, the outdoors, and the desire to provide our Warriors and their families with the best opportunities with like-minded volunteers.

Warrior Sportsmen is a way for people to give back to the men of US Army Special Forces, and their families, who have sacrificed and continue to sacrifice every day to protect the freedom of our country.

The Warrior Sportsmen team shows its grateful appreciation to our Warriors and their families and help our Warriors by sponsoring, supporting and funding outdoor events through private and corporate contributions and fundraising events.

Warrior Sportsmen, Inc. is organized and incorporated under North Carolina law as a non-membership, nonprofit corporation exclusively for charitable and educational purposes. It is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization recognized by the Internal Revenue Service.

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We show unending gratitude to our brothers in arms, the warriors we attract, the ones who have given total sacrifice to give liberty to all.