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Archery Shoot fundraiser May 3 in Opelousas benefits Dreams Come True

Organization raises money to grant dreams for children with life-threatening illnesses

From News Reports
April 15, 2014 at 3:29 pm  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

Josh Castile lived a dream when he arrowed this big buck with Dreams Come True in 2010.
Josh Castile lived a dream when he arrowed this big buck with Dreams Come True in 2010.
Photo submitted by Dreams Come True

Dreams Come True is hosting its second annual Archery Shoot benefit on Saturday, May 3 at 4 Seasons Outdoor Archery in Opelousas.

The event is a fundraiser for the non-profit organization, which grants dreams to Louisiana children between the ages of 3-18 who have life-threatening illnesses.

This event is hosted by Josh Castile, once a dream child himself, who had a dream to go bowhunting and enjoyed it so much he came up with the idea to host an archery shoot.

Registration begins at 8 a.m., with each shooter providing his own bow and arrows. Binoculars can be used, but range finders are not permitted.

The entry fee is $40 for a two-man team, or $25 for individual shooters. Walk-ons are welcomed and will be added to a team.

Children may participate if accompanied by an adult.

Pre-registration is strongly recommended, but walk-up registration is allowed and will begin at 8 a.m.

Novelty shots will be will be sold three shots for $5.

For more information, you can text Josh Castile at 337-336-2399 or contact Becky Prejean at 225-614-8197 or email her by clicking here.

Visit the Dreams Come True website by clicking here.†

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