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United Way for Greater Austin Distributes Water Safety Cards

June 6, 2016 | Partnerships, Uncategorized

United Way for Greater Austin has partnered with Colin’s Hope to distribute water safety cards to over 3,200 families. Laura Olson and the Success By 6 team put in tremendous effort to connect Colin’s Hope with organizations that primarily serve ...

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Colin’s Hope: This is Our Story

May 26, 2016 | Uncategorized

This 10 minute film will tell you WHY Colin’s Hope exists, WHAT Colin’s Hope does to help raise water safety awareness to prevent drowning and will challenge YOU to learn and do some simple things to keep your families safer ...

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Partnership to Prevent Drowning

May 26, 2016 | Community Impact

Colin’s Hope, Texas Department of Family and Protective Services and Stepping Stone School: Partnership to Prevent Drowning

This quick video chronicles a water safety class given to preschool children at Stepping Stone School. You will see and hear simple water safety ...

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New partnership with Texas Aquatics and Pool Services

May 15, 2016 | Partnerships

Colin’s Hope is excited to announce a new partnership with Texas Aquatics and Pool Services. Located in Humble, TX, Texas Aquatics and Pool Services is an ideal example of a local business committing to water safety.

In addition to making a ...

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Spring 2016 Reel Change Film Frenzy – People’s Choice Award

May 9, 2016 | Awards & Accomplishments

Colin’s Hope had the pleasure of participating in the Spring 2016 Reel Change Film Frenzy, hosted by Lights. Camera. Help! The competition was fun, fierce, and quick, with only 1 week to shoot and edit our story into a 10-minute ...

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Families United To Prevent Drowning

April 15, 2016 | Partnerships

Colin’s Hope is a proud co-founder of Families United to Prevent Drowning. We are a collective of family foundations that are working together to prevent drowning and entrapment.

The time is now. Families United to Prevent Drowning is ready to fight ...

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Spring Break Water Safety

March 18, 2016 | Community Impact, Partnerships

Alissa Magrum with Colin’s Hope and Safe Kids Austin stops by the Fox 7 Good Morning Austin studios to share tips on how to keep kids safe around water.

Colin’s Hope wants you to have the Best Spring Break Ever so please ...

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Colin’s Hope receives NDPA Community Lifesaver Award

Colin’s Hope is  incredibly proud and honored that OUR work has been acknowledged both locally and now nationally with the the National Drowning Prevention Alliance 2016 Community Lifesaver Award.  Thank you to all our sponsors, partners, donors and volunteers who ...

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Amplify Drowning Prevention!

March 2, 2016 | Community Impact, Partnerships

Are you ready to Amplify, Austin??! Colin’s Hope is! We are excited to announce that we will be at TWO Amplify Austin events for 2016. On March 8, you can catch us at the Lake Travis Amplify Event at Table ...

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Lake Pointe Elementary raises over $1K for drowning prevention

Best Monday Ever with our amazing young leaders and water safety ambassadors at Lake Pointe Elementary! Their student council led Hope Floats Craft Fair which raised $1256.07 for Colin’s Hope and drowning prevention! We are so thankful for their efforts. ...

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