Safety in and around water is an important issue for all children, but studies show that there are a disproportionate number of drownings among minority children. Councilwoman Jennifer Staubach Gates took a trip to our Make A Splash site to hang with the kids and discuss the importance of water safety to the media.
Meet Ivan! Water safety experts from the Town North Family YMCA met him after they conducted a Make A Splash event at his apartment complex’s pool. Now, swimming has become a major part of his life! Take a moment to watch his story.