Save the Bay Swim


(41.506844,-71.312325)
 

Cause Areas

When

Sat Aug 04, 2018, 04:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Where

Newport Grand Casino150 Admiral Kalbfus RoadNewport, RI 02840

About

Save the BAy Swim will be held on August 4th with the first wave starting at 6:45am. This is Save The Bay’s largest fundraiser, it celebrates our vision of a swimmable, fishable, healthy, and accessible Bay for everyone. 500 swimmers and 200 kayakers traverse 1.7 miles from Newport to Jamestown to raise money and awareness for Save The Bay. Volunteers are needed to support this event!

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT VOLUNTEERING AT THE SWIM:

There are two locations: the starting line at the Newport Naval Base, and the finish line at Potter Cove in Jamestown. See MAP. Each location has several different roles visit our website for specific roles and sign up. If you have questions or are not sure which volunteer role is right for you, contact July Lewis. Please also contact July if you have any difficulty registering and we can do it on our end. We want you on our team!

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Swimming
  • Problem Solving
  • Water Recreation
  • Critical Thinking

Good Match For

Teens Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours
  • Please sign up for a specific need at http://volunteer.savebay.org/need/?s=1&need_init_id=731

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