Featured Organization: USA Swimming Foundation

Posted on: October 17th, 2011 by Henry Reyes 3 Comments

USA Swimming Foundation Make A Splash

Mission Statement:
The USA Swimming Foundation raises funds to support programs that save lives and build champions in the pool and in life.

Overview:
The USA Swimming Foundation is the philanthropic arm of USA Swimming, the USA Swimming Foundation works to strengthen the sport from grassroots to gold medals. Whether their equipping our children with learn-to-swim skills, or providing financial support to our heroes on the U.S. National Team, the USA Swimming Foundation is dedicated to supporting the pursuit of excellence in our sport and aims to provide the wonderful experience of swimming to kids at all levels across the United States.

The Make A Splash Initiative:
Make a Splash is a national child-focused water safety initiative created by the USA Swimming Foundation. Make a Splash works by aligning the nation’s top learn-to-swim resources in an effort to save lives.

Why Make A Splash?
70% of African American children cannot swim
60% of Latino children cannot swim
40% of Caucasian children cannot swim
Ten people drown each day in the U.S
Drowning is the 2nd leading cause of childhood unintentional death for children under the age of 14

To learn more about USA Swimming Foundation’s Make A Splash Initiative CLICK HERE!

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3 Comments

  1. Jahanzaib Ahmed says:

    i want to learn swimming,
    i am legible of it ,
    i want join tell me how ?

  2. rebeca says:

    My name is Rebeca John we base in Turkey we are hosting a big
    conference on Aquatics any one who interested should contact
    we need delegate names and e.t.c Free Hotel,Flight Ticket,and
    invitation letter but you will need to pay for the event fees only
    kindly get back to me.

    Best Regards,
    rebecajohn2004@gmail.com
    Tournament Coordinator

  3. J.Seba Franklin says:

    Hi.I’m Seba franklin. Studying 10std.my country is India.my swim friend is swimming in USA his name is sriniram.I want go and win Olympics. I got near 250medals from state,south zone,nationals.I got gold in nationals.My main event is 50free,100back,50fly.I like to joininswim team in USA ..want are the steps I want to take to join in USA?.send me reply in my id

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