Colin’s Hope Celebrates 2017 Impact on Drowning Prevention
Colin’s Hope has a lot to celebrate as the year comes to an end. Because of YOU – generous donors and sponsors, visionary partners , and dedicated volunteers – Colin’s Hope has had an extensive impact on drowning prevention. We thank each and every Water Guardian who has contributed time, effort, and resources to this important, and life-saving cause.
Because of YOU, Colin’s Hope celebrates:
- $76,992.89 raised by Athlete Ambassadors, where each and every dollar has contributed to water safety
- 70,000 water safety educational cards distributed to families across the nation
- 5,440 swim lessons and water safety classes sponsored in Central Texas
- 2,150+ volunteers gave their time and talents to support the Colin’s Hope mission
- 1,500+ hours of water safety education provided to local elementary, middle, and high school students
- 650 preschool students given swim lessons and water safety education
- 250 life jackets donated to loaner stations at area lakes
- 2 brand new life jacket loaner stations operating in Central Texas
- 1 new city implementing the Colin’s Hope Preschool Swim Safety Program
Thank you to all who have supported our mission to raise water safety awareness in 2017. We look forward to a Best 2018 Ever!
Happy Holidays from your Colin’s Hope family