Accomplishments

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    Co-founder and board member, Ginny Harrison, is a member of the Water Safety Advisory Committee, created by the Lake County Board of County Commissioners

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    Water Safety Education

    • Speaking Engagements
         - Lake County Foster Parents Association
         - Church groups
    • Water Safety School Day
         - Eustis, Mt. Dora, Leesburg and South Lake
           Head Start Schools
    • Water Safety Parent Meetings
         - Eustis, Mt. Dora, Leesburg and South Lake
           Head Start Schools
    • Yearly distribution of Water Safety Educational materials throughout Lake County

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    Events

    • Pig on the Pond in Clermont
    • National Night Out in Clermont
    • Instrumental in obtaining a county proclamation declaring May as Water Safety month
    • Water Safety Day is celebrated in May in six Lake County cities. This is a free event to bring drowning awareness to the community. Parents can sign children up for swimming lessons

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    Water Safety Day is in May in six Lake County cities

    • Gave out drowning prevention information
    • Gave out Water Watcher Tags to parents
    • Saturday, May 14, 2016 Swimming for Life will host the fifth annual Water Safety Day in Clermont next to the Splash Pad on the beach. Time: 10-1 PM. Free event. Come out and join the fun and learn about water safety. Our first responders will be teaching us how to be safe in and around the water.

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    Approximately 500 children have received swimming scholarships since 2014

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    Grants and funding received by the following organizations:

    • Lake County Children’s Service Council through the Lake County Board of County Commissioners
    • United Way of Lake and Sumter Counties
    • Kid's Central Inc.