Friday, July 19th, the swimmers of TEAM HOPE will participate in a 1/2 mile or 1 mile swim at the North Hempstead Country Club to "Make Waves to Fight Cancer." TEAM HOPE has raised more than $1 million to support cancer research, treatment and prevention! Join us this summer for TEAM HOPE's 16th year.
Proceeds from the swim will support immunotherapy research at the Swim Across America Laboratory at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, lung cancer clinical trials at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, pediatric brain cancer research at the Feinstein Institute of North Shore and pediatric oncology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Children's Cancer Hospital.
Registrations: 58 Goal: 40000
WHAT: Join TEAM HOPE for a 1/2 mile or 1 mile swim to raise money for cancer research, treatment and prevention. To learn more about TEAM HOPE's history and fundraising success click here.
WHEN: July 19th, 2019
WHERE: North Hempstead Country Club
291 Port Washington Blvd
Port Washington, NY 11050
HOW TO JOIN: Click the register button on the home tab of this page and get your own fundraising page to send out to your friends and family. All swimmers and volunteers must complete the waiver found here and bring to the event check-in. If you are under 18, please bring the waiver signed by a parent or guardian.
Interested in volunteering with us on event day? We always need volunteers! Register to volunteer by clicking on "register as an individual" and selecting the volunteer option.
FUNDRAISING: Help TEAM HOPE support Swim Across America and raise money for cutting edge cancer research. We ask participants to raise the following fundraising goals:
Children 12 & under $100
Teens 13-17 $250
Adults 18 & over $500
FUNDRAISING INCENTIVES: Raise the amounts below and receive great SAA items for your efforts!
Be a WaveMaker Swimmer:
WaveMakers are elite SAA fundraisers. All swimmers raise at least $100, but WaveMakers (WM) go above and beyond the call of duty by pledging to raise at least $1000. WMs get an exclusive WM prize, earned by all SAA WaveMakers across the country.
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