Annual Colin’s Hope Events


Colin’s Hope works 365 days a year to share life-saving drowning prevention tips and water safety education to families and children. Through annual mission-driven events and with the help of generous community supporters including donors, sponsors, partner organizations, and volunteers, Colin’s Hope works to raise crucial dollars for water safety education programs and materials. If you are interested in supporting one or more events, contact us today at info@colinshope.org.


BEST DAY EVER PARTY

The Best Day Ever Party aims to provide a stellar party experience while highlighting our mission and showcasing sponsors. Colin’s Hope hosts this annual, Austin-chic event to raise essential funds supporting year-round water safety education and drowning prevention awareness programs. The Best Day Ever Party typically boasts live music, spectacular food and drinks, destination raffle packages, a live auction, a Fund-a-Need Program and more. Email us at info@colinshope.org to be included on the party contact list.

THIS YEAR’S EVENT, HELD ON MAY 22, 2022, HONORED COLIN HOLST AND WHAT WOULD HAVE BEEN HIS GRADUATION FROM LAKE TRAVIS HIGH SCHOOL. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO SPONSORED, ATTENDED, AND SUPPORTED. YOU TRULY MADE IT THE BEST DAY EVER!

We can’t wait to see you for another Best Day Ever in 2023!


COLIN’S HOPE GOT2SWIM 10K

Got2Swim and Paddle For World Drowning Prevention Day – Virtual swim and paddle from July 1-July 25 (World Drowning Prevention Day) – This will be a virtual swim and paddle for athletes of all ages and abilities to complete and raise awareness for drowning prevention and water safety. Prizes will be awarded for most funds raised, most miles swam, most interesting locations, and more. Details will be shared soon. Sign up for our mailing list to be added to the Got2Swim communications list. Be sure to select “Got2Swim.”

SAVE THE DATE: VIRTUAL EVENT BEGINS JULY 1, 2022

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!


COLIN’S HOPE KIDS AND FAMILY EVENTS

Colin’ Hope will not be hosting the Kids Triathlon event this year. If your family is interested in engaging with Colin’s Hope and water safety, we are happy to suggest the following options:

  • Got2Swim and Paddle For World Drowning Prevention Day – Virtual swim and paddle from July 1-July 25 (World Drowning Prevention Day) – This will be a virtual swim and paddle for athletes of all ages and abilities to complete and raise awareness for drowning prevention and water safety. Prizes will be awarded for most funds raised, most miles swam, most interesting locations, and more. Details will be shared soon.
  • Become Colin’s Hope Athlete Ambassadors–  Colin’s Hope Athlete Ambassadors participate in walks, marathons, triathlons, swims and just about every other activity you can think of around the country in the name of drowning prevention. As a Colin’s Hope Athlete Ambassador you will receive a free pledge page that you can customize to your liking. Simply email all your friends, family, and co-workers with your personal pledge link asking for their support as we work together to eliminate childhood drowning.
  • Water Safety with Colin & Friends Online Activities & Lessons – Colin’s Hope just launched a brand new website perfect for children and families to learn about water safety! Visit www.drowningispreventable.org to check it out, watch the video and complete the activities, and print a certificate for your kids. 

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