PHOENIX, Arizona, September 20. ONE million kids have learned how to swim through USA Swimming’s Make a Splash program since it started in 2008.
The organization announced that the one millionth member signed up for a learn-to-swim program, of which there are more than 400 across the country. According to the USA Swimming Foundation and the Centers for Disease Control, more than 3,000 people die from drowning each year, and that African-American children are three times as likely to drown than white children.
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