Colin's Hope Ambassador

Colin's Hope Tri

The Colin’s Hope Kids Triathlon is a non-competitive swimming, bicycling, and running event for kids ages 5-15. No experience necessary. 2020 marks the 12th Anniversary of the Colin’s Hope Kids Triathlon! While this year’s event will be held differently than year’s past, know that our team is dedicated to making this a truly engaging, fun, and meaningful experience. This non-competitive swimming, bicycling, and running event is a USAT sanctioned fundraiser, and is an awareness opportunity for Colin’s Hope to share our on-going water safety efforts and drowning prevention programs with you and your supporters. Never tried a “tri?” This year’s VIRTUAL event is a great chance to check it out. NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY. Be sure to select “Kids Triathlon.”

EVENT: Coin's Hope Kids Tri

Colin's Hope Got2Swim

The Join Colin’s Hope for The Annual Colin’s Hope Got2Swim! The 2020 Got2Swim is a virtual swim and paddle fundraising event supporting Colin’s Hope and our drowning prevention programs. This epic event raises incredible awareness and drowning prevention funds for Colin’s Hope. New this option this year: Join us as one of the FIRST EVER Got2Swim Paddlers and paddle your chosen distance to raise funds and save lives. Be sure to select “Got2Swim.”

EVENT: Got2Swim 2020

Colin's Hope Neighborhood Share

Gertie Kate continues to grow in her support of sharing the water safety message by not just participating in athletic events benefiting Colin's Hope. She has been doing presentations to kids and families in her neighborhood. Gertie Kate presented in several small neighborhood gatherings resulting in at least 6 young children taking swim lessons. She also raised awareness for all how to be water safe. Colin’s Hope works 365 days a year to share life-saving drowning prevention tips and water safety education to families and children. Through annual mission-driven events and with the help of generous community supporters including donors, sponsors, partner organizations, and volunteers, Colin’s Hope works to raise crucial dollars for water safety education programs and materials. If you are interested in supporting one or more events, contact us today at

The LV Project

The LV Project relentlessly pursues the idea that all people can live and love Buoyantly. Through our water buoyancy projects, The LV Project raises awareness for drowning prevention and specifically advocates for use of life vests on lakes.

Learn more at LIVE. LOVE. LIFEVEST.


The Swim4Elise Foundation works to honor the life of Elise Cerami by raising awareness of water safety through swimming scholarships and community outreach education. To learn more about how you can help, go to Swim4Elise.

Drennen's Dreams

Our mission at Drennen’s Dreams Foundation is to honor Drennen’s legacy by emphasizing the importance of high safety standards for lifeguards, pool management and aquatics facilities. For more information go to Drennen's Dreams.