Teach kid to swim





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Project Description

Country: Will

Location: Joliet IL

Total Budget: $1,301

Areas of Focus: Maternal and child health, Basic education and literacy, Community economic development

Activity Type: Community Development: Volunteer Services

Summary: Partner with the local YMCA and teach kids to swim

The Rotary Club of Joliet will partner with the YMCA and Fairmont School District to teach kids basic swimming and safety skills. The Fairmont District is an exceptionally underprivileged area where all students are a free lunch program. Approximately 75 2nd grade students will be taught basic swim and safety skills. Rotary will provide swimsuits, googles and towels for the students and volunteer on the day of the event by handing out towels and snacks after they have completed the course. The instruction will take place at the Joliet YMCA with certified YMCA instructors as the teachers.

Project Contact Person

District: 6450

Rotary Club of: Joliet

Primary Contact: Brian Cedergran

Email: bcedergren@abricu.com

Project Status

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Project listed for the 2021-22 Rotary Year.

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History Log Entries


by Brian Cedergran

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Rachel Ossyra

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.


System Entry

System Entry: Project signed by Brian Cedergran.


by Rachel Ossyra

System Entry: Project approved by the District Approval Committee.


by Ed Graziano

System Entry: Check for DDF payment issued by Foundation Treasurer.

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