Congratulations to Lani Marrill, Ryan Satira, and Nicole Emerson for winning our Undergraduate Scholarship prize of $500 each. Congratulations to Natalie Taylor for winning our Postgraduate Scholarship prize of $1,000. Let’s meet them: Natalie Taylor is a 3rd-year student of Medicine at Temple University and has a bachelors in Environmental Science. She was a lifeguard in Del Mar, California,
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Five long years we’ve been without Martin, but his spirit is still as strong and alive as ever in those that love him and those who carry out his legacy of Improving-the-World-thru-General-Badassery. Martin’s friends and family celebrate today with good beer, good stories, and an open invitation to others who want to give the world
Congratulations to Andre Adam, Da’Quecye Swain, and Erin Cole for winning our Undergraduate Scholarship prize of $500 each. Congratulations to William Koon and Trevor MacDonald for winning our Postgraduate Scholarship prize of $1,000 each. Once again, all our applicants were outstanding. Fortunately, this year we had it a little easier because Martin’s brother Seth Hedstrom, an
We are happy to announce that we are adding a new grant to Martin’s program: Micro Grants. Sometimes, a little goes a long way! These grants are smaller cash donations especially for drowning prevention programs in developing countries who could do a whole lot with it. If you know of or run such a program,
We are stoked to say we had some very productive fundraisers this year and will be able to award not one, not two, but three project grants this year! We received so many great proposals; even with the additional grants choosing ‘winners’ is no easy task. The awardees are, in no particular order: The International Drowning Research Alliance
We’re just getting started, but we need your help! Apply to our scholarships or our grant and let us help you make the world a little more kick-ass. Check back to see how our recipients have made a difference!