sAVING Children's LIVES THROUGH SWIM LESSONS
The USA Swimming Foundation aims to provide the opportunity for EVERY CHILD in America to learn to swim through our Make a Splash initiative.
Every year the USA Swimming Foundation generates awareness on the importance of learning to swim and water safety through events such as the Make a Splash Tour presented by Phillips 66. You can check out some of the highlights here!
Did you know participation in formal swim lessons reduce the risk of drowning by 88%?
The USA Swimming Foundation's Make a Splash initiative works with swim lesson providers in all 50 states to save lives and eradicate childhood drowning.
Make a Donation
If you are a business or national organization who shares in our goal of promoting the importance of learning to swim and water safety, partner with us!
79% of children in families with less than a $50,000 income have low to no swimming ability, and we want to ensure finances or resources are never a barrier in learning to swim.
Volunteer or Get Involved
Become a Water Safety Ambassador and advocate for those around you to be safer in, on, and around the water or volunteer with a local swim lesson provider in your area--there's opportunities all around you to Get Involved.
Become an Affiliate
If you are a national organization with resources you think may think help in the fight against childhood drowning--partner with us as part of our Affiliate Coalition. Find out more here.