Alan, Chad and Katharine's 10K Swim Relay Team!
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Alan, Chad and Katharine's 10K Swim Relay Team!
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Please support our relay team as we swim 10K to prevent drowning on September 1, 2016!

From Alan: I’m training for the ironman triathlon in Wilmington, North Carolina this fall, and I figured it would probably be a good idea to have swam 2.4+ miles before the morning I have to swim 2.4 miles amongst hyper-competitive thrashing people (and maybe sharks?). So I'm really excited to participate in the Austin 10k swim and support Colin's Hope in their efforts to promote water safety—without the sharks. 

From Chad: Inspired by the mission of and the challenge associated with the Colin's Hope 10k swim relay, I will be joining my relay partners Alan & Katharine in an effort to increase awareness of and prevent childhood drowning by Colin's Hope. Please join us in this fight and step up to make a donation in honor of the 90 children who have fatally drowned in Texas so far this year. 

From Katharine: After being sidelined for several years due to an injury, I'm excited during my year as Chair of the Colin's Hope board to be back in the water for this year's 10K swim!  

We will be in the water honoring the 90 Texas children who lost their lives to drowning this year already, and raising funds to support Colin's Hope mission to prevent these tragedies from occuring.  Drowning is preventable!

Please help us reach our fundraising goals and help support this wonderful organization by any donation amount.  The need for our programs is great, and every dollar goes a long way.  

What your donation can support

$25 can provide a life jacket for a loaner board at an area lake.
$50 can provide water safety education cards to 50 families.
$75 can provide preschool water safety programming to a child in need.
$100 can provide preschool water safety programming to a child in need and a life jacket to a loaner board at an area lake.

ABOUT 2016 Colin's Hope Athlete Ambassador Program
Name Date Amount Comments
Alan Leonard 09/29/2016 $130.00  
Judith Hammerschmidt 09/18/2016 $100.00 Go get 'em, Alan. So very proud of you!
Anonymous Friend 09/12/2016 $25.00 Great cause
Anonymous Friend 09/02/2016 $25.00  
Anonymous Friend 09/01/2016 $153.00  
Anne Allensworth 09/01/2016 $25.00 Keep up the good work! In honor of the state's 90th drowning this week, a tie for the highest in one year.
Janet Wood 09/01/2016 $25.00 Just Keep Swimming!
Lorri Lugrin 09/01/2016 $50.00 Go Chad and Elijah!
Charles Leonard 09/01/2016 $50.00 nice work Alan and team!
Fred Mogul 08/30/2016 $72.00 Thanks for being such a role model -- and working so hard to make the world a better place! Love, Adrienne, Fred, Helene and Sam
Chad Goldreyer 08/30/2016 $100.00 Go team!!!
Michael Gaudini 08/30/2016 $100.00 If the sharks get Alan, I call dibs on his stuff.
Ruth Teleki 08/29/2016 $100.00 Go Team!
Cora Shaw 08/28/2016 $50.00 I love Alan.
Dani Cook 08/28/2016 $25.00  
Eric Egan 08/28/2016 $25.00  
Joe Doyle 08/26/2016 $20.00 Good luck team!
Stephanie Teleki 08/24/2016 $50.00 Go Katharine! So proud of the work you are doing to help kids be safe in the water.
Anonymous Friend 08/24/2016 $100.00 Good luck Katharine! Glad to see you back in the water!!
Andrew MacMahon 08/24/2016 $50.00 Best wishes for a successful swim and program
Glorianna LeJeune 08/11/2016 $25.00 Hope this one goes through! Important work y'all do for sure
James & Victoria McIntyre 06/11/2016 $100.00 As someone who has known this exceptionally fine young man since he was in his early teens, I am so proud to be his other "mom". He became a part of our family on a vacation trip and we're followed his often difficult task of growing up with cancer. So, so brave. Seeing him now makes us really happy. 371287921523019
  Total $1,400.00