Charitable Partnership Program
Through the USA Swimming Foundation’s Charitable Partnership program, the USA Swimming Foundation seeks to provide industry colleagues with the opportunity to focus their fundraising and volunteer efforts on a cause linked to their core mission. Additionally, Charitable Partners agree to provide the USA Swimming Foundation with financial resources to further its mission of saving lives and building champions – in the pool and in life.
Become a Partner Today!
Are you interested in becoming a Charitable Partner? Becoming a Partner is a great way to show your commitment to our amazing sport—and Partners receive numerous benefits in exchange for their support. For more information, please contact Tina Dessart at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arena and SwimOutlet.com
The USA Swimming Foundation has partnered with Arena and SwimOutlet.com in an effort to benefit the USA Swimming Foundation and its Make a Splash Local Partners by providing low-cost swimwear and equipment online with the aim of introducing more people to the sport. Arena swimsuits and goggles will be branded with the USA Swimming Foundation’s Make a Splash logo, and the gear will be sold online at SwimOutlet.com and on participating Make a Splash Local Partner stores.
The USA Swimming Foundation encourages its Make a Splash Local Partners to utilize SwimOutlet.com for the discounted gear. SwimOutlet.com will make a charitable donation to the USA Swimming Foundation of 10 percent of the total pre-tax amount of all Make a Splash program Arena product sales. An additional donation will be made to the Local Partner of 8 percent cash back or 10 percent store credit.
Funds raised through this partnership will benefit the USA Swimming Foundation’s mission to save lives and build champions—in the pool and in life.
College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA)
Founded in 1922, the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) – the oldest organization of college coaches in America -is a professional organization of college swimming and diving coaches dedicated to serving and providing leadership for the advancement of the sport of swimming at the collegiate level. The CSCAA is dedicated to promoting the benefits of the sport of swimming at all levels and throughout the life cycle.
College Swimming Coaches Association of America has named the USA Swimming Foundation as the beneficiary of its 2013 CSCAA Convention Golf Tournament, and will assist in promoting the USA Swimming Foundation's Make a Splash Initiative to its network of colleges and universities, encouraging them to enroll their learn-to-swim programs as Make a Splash Local Partners and to expand their outreach efforts into their local communities.
Dorney Park and Wildwater Kindgom
Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom have joined the USA Swimming Foundation as a Charitable Partner in support of the USA Swimming Foundation's mission of saving lives and building champions—in the pool and in life. The location of Cullen Jones' drowning incident years ago, Dorney Park is taking an active role in promoting the importance of learning to swim by offering discounted ticket prices to patrons who provide a swim lesson completion certificate at their ticket window. In addition, Dorney Park will provide a $1 donation to the USA Swimming Foundation for each patron who presents a swim lessons completion certificate during the 2013 season.