There will be only 4 participants for the week.

August 2023 will find Diving For A Cause back in Louisiana with Captain Brandon Hendrickson, exploring Venice and a plethora of offshore trips that will take you to the most productive waters.

Captain Brandon Hendrickson will lead the team of spearfishermen selectively harvesting amberjacks, mangrove snappers, wahoo and cobia just south of Louisiana in the deep blue clear waters miles off shore near the oil rigs. We will adhere to the current regulations of harvesting at that time.

While the divers spend 3 days spearfishing, 70% of their catch will be harvested and donated to Second Harvest Food Bank.
"We have a mission to end hunger in South Louisiana by providing food access, advocacy, education, & disaster response. And with your support, we provide more than 30 million meals annually and help 100,000+ people every month."

These trips are for 5 days, 4 nights and include 3 full days of unbelievable spearfishing off Venice, Louisiana, fish cleaning and packaging, housing on a beautiful houseboat with, and shared transportation back and forth from New Orleans airport to the lodge.

The cost is $2700 per person and includes:
1. Spearfishing for three full days under the guidance of Capt Brandon Hendrickson
2. Housing and meals for the full 4 nights on a large houseboat, fully furnished, at
3. All cleaning of the harvested fish while you relax and enjoy dinner with a private cook every evening on the houseboat. No need to prepare dinners.

Not Included:
1. Round Trip airfare to New Orleans.

Participants are also encouraged to extend their stay on their own and explore New Orleans.
2.The houseboat has all amenities and the team will have a cook every day preparing their meals. Participants are responsible for any additional drinks, purchase at local store.
3. Taxied from New Orleans Airport to the lodge in a shared van and the group will divide the costs.

Please submit Application by March 10, 2023

Deposit of $1500 is due with Liability Release and Express Assumption of Risk Form by March 10, 2023

​Final payment of $1200 is due May 1, 2023

Community Service:
70% of all harvested fish is donated back to Second Harvest Food Bank. 30% the participants may keep and take back home to share with their friends and family. Participants will deliver the fish in person to Second Harvest Food Bank in New Orleans, and experience how their generous donation makes a difference for the recipients at this food bank.

REFUND Policy: I understand that Diving For A Cause will incur costs associated with lodging, food and boats to facilitate my participation in this event. I further understand that all these costs are nonrefundable to DFAC. As such, in the event of my cancellation, I recognize that any and all fees paid to Diving For A Cause in payment of my participation shall be non-refundable if I am unable to secure a replacement diver.

DATES: August 3-7, 2023  

New added Second trip: August 10-13,2023
COST:  DIVERS - $2700

New Orleans, Louisiana