Ike’s 2023 Celebrity Pro-Am Bass Tournament

Ike’s 8th Annual Pro-Am Bass Fishing Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, June 10th, 2023 at Anchor Marine in Northeast Maryland as long as the Maryland waterways are open to recreational fishing tournaments.

First Place – NEW BassCat Bobcat boat with Yamaha motor!

Let’s Go Fishing

Everything you need in one place to get started fishing! From rods & reels, to line and baits, we’ve got your covered.

Ike’s AmBASSadors

Want to become and Ike AmBASSador? Check out our program guidelines and register online today to get started.


We offer several easy ways to donate to The Ike Foundation®. Please consider making a donation today!


We provide scholarships to graduating high school seniors who are actively involved in community & conservation projects.

Together we can hook ‘em early!

The Ike Foundation® is a non-profit organization founded by Mike and Becky Iaconelli. Our mission is to introduce urban and rural children to the wholesome sport of fishing while instilling in them a love and respect for the outdoors.

Our Programs

Click on each program to find out more information like time, location, and more. If you would like to host an program, please contact us.

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Get Involved

There are many different ways to get involved with The Ike Foundation®! Whether it is donating, becoming an AmBASSador, or sponsoring an event, join us in our cause to Hook ’em Early and get kids into the sport of fishing!

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Looking for some Ike Foundation® swag? Visit the Ike Store to pick up hats, stickers, and more! All proceeds on purchases help support The Ike Foundation, our community events, and our scholarships!

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Ike In The News

Follow along with The Ike Foundation® as we continually post news and updates from the foundation, coverage, and photos from past events, and winners of our annual scholarships and tournaments!

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About Us

Our Foundation began with shipping lightly used fishing gear to deserving local groups of kids in urban and rural areas. We have since grown to be able to provide brand new equipment to bigger organizations across the country!

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Donations Made By IKE

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BASS Youth Directors

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BASS Federation

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Division of Fish & Wildlife

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