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Swim for Life will teach kids a lifelong skill, for free

 

January 17, 2020



Learning to swim is an important skill for anyone, but especially in the Pacific Northwest, where residents are surrounded by water. Swim for Life, a nonprofit organization in Snohomish, has offered to teach all second-grade students in the Snohomish School District how to swim - for free.

Drowning is the second-leading cause of unintentional, injury-related death for children in Washington state. It is the fifth-leading cause of death for children in the United States, according to the Center for Diseases Control and Prevention.

Rob Serviss, Swim for Life president and aquatics manager a...



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