Speedo USA and Swim Across America Donating Goggles

Speedo USA and Swim Across America have teamed up to donate 2,000 goggles to Swim Across America hospital beneficiaries. The goggles are offered as protective eyewear to hospital medical staff.Screen Shot 2020-04-06 at 1.03.35 PM

“Our hospital partners shared a need for protective eyewear so we reached out to Speedo USA to see if they might be able to help,” commented Rob Butcher, Swim Across America CEO.

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Swim Across America-Dallas team captain Alan Wright of Baylor Oncology shows off his SAA spirit.

“Many of Speedo’s athletes support Swim Across America so when we were approached with the need and that we could help, we were delighted to do so,” shared Andy Long, CEO of Pentland Brands.

Swim Across America hosts charity swims with the proceeds funding cancer research. If you feel inspired, you may donate to Swim Across America through this link.

Make a Donation with Stock

Stock to Charity ImageSwim Across America accepts stock, mutual and index fund donations. As long as you’ve held a stock, mutual or index fund for 12-months, these donations aren’t subject to gains on the appreciation from when you purchased. SAA sells the stock, mutual or index funds once we receive it and the proceeds are applied per your donation wishes. We will provide you with a donation acknowledgment so that your tax advisor can help you with the valuation and deductibility of your gift.

For more information on donating stock, mutual and index funds contact SAA CEO Rob Butcher or phone 980-368-0188.