Building on their fundraising efforts of last year the Preece Family have raised a further £719 for SwimSafe during 2014, making the total raised over the last 2 years £1079.24
In June Phil, Kathryn & Nicola completed the Great North swim in the beautiful Lake Windermere. Phil smashed his previous record and swam 1 mile in 27 minutes. Both Kathryn & Nicola swam ½ mile.
In July Phil & Nicola completed the National 3 Peak Challenge, climbing Ben Nevis, Scarfell Pike and Snowdon in 24 hours.
In July Rebecca gave a presentation on SwimSafe to her Guide Unit and ran a games evening.
In September Rebecca gave a presentation to her school about the work of SwimSafe raising the profile of the Charity.
In December Nicola, Rebecca and Hannah made and sold 39 Christmas Table Centres with the help of their Grandma.
The funds raised will go to the SwimSafe program in Bangladesh which is providing the lifesaving skills of survival swimming in order to prevent child drowning.
If you would like to make a donation to support this important work please visit the Global Drowning Fund http://www.globaldrowningfund.org.au/how-you-can-help