Proceeds from Swim for Life will be used to enroll children who are met with economic challenges into aquatic programming in Snohomish, WA
Swim for Life, a nonprofit organization, was recently formed by local Snohomish community members who have a passion for enriching the lives of young people in our community. We're dedicated to providing swimming lessons and water safety services to children regardless of their ability to pay.
2nd Grade Program
Swim for Life is offering every 2nd grader enrolled in the Snohomish School District a free session of swim lessons at the Snohomish Aquatic Center for the 2018-2019 school year. This community program is being funded through generous donations raised by
Swim for Life.
Snohomish Aquatic Center
Aquatic programming funded by Swim for Life will be hosted at Snohomish Aquatic Center.
Did you know?
Drowning ranks fifth among the leading causes of unintentional injury death in the United States, and second among children in the state of Washington.
Participation in formal swimming lessons may reduce the risk of drowning by as much as 88 percent among young children aged 1 to 4 years, who are at highest risk of drowning.
Regular physical activity in childhood and adolescence improves strength and endurance, helps build healthy bones and muscles, helps control weight, reduces anxiety and stress, increases self-esteem, and may improve blood pressure and cholesterol levels.
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