The American Red Cross aids in educating its Licensed Training Providers on the USA Swimming Foundation’s Make a Splash initiative, and provides discounted materials to Licensed Training Providers who join the Make a Splash Local Partner network. Additionally, the American Red Cross and the USA Swimming Foundation continually work to identify areas of collaboration pertaining to national awareness on the importance of learning to swim and water safety.
The American Red Cross is a humanitarian organization led by volunteers and guided by its Congressional Charter and the Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. The Red Cross provides relief to victims of disasters and helps people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. The Red Cross provides services to those in need regardless of citizenship, race, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or political affiliation. http://www.redcross.org/