25th Annual SWIM Across the Sound Marathon
Saturday, July 28, 2012                                  Return to Marathon 2012 Main Page

 

FUNDRAISING INFORMATION

St. Vincent’s SWIM Across the Sound Marathon is the annual season-ending and marquee event of fundraising for the SWIM’s cancer prevention, education and assistance programs. 

The St. Vincent's Medical Center Foundation will be happy to provide ideas and materials that you may need in order to achieve your goal.  Call (203) 576-5451 to obtain additional materials  to assist in your fundraising.


The following items are  included as part of the fundraising goal:

  • Pre-SWIM dinner meeting for each team member
  • Ferry transportation to Port Jefferson
  • Escort Boat for the Marathon
  • One commemorative T-shirt and hat for each swimmer plus other race bag goodies
  • Post-SWIM party.

PLEDGE COMMITMENT:

  • SOLO SWIMMERS: A minimum of  $ 1,500
  • TWO-PERSON RELAY SWIMMERS: A minimum of $3,500
  • TEAM RELAY SWIMMERS: A minimum of $7,500

FUNDRAISING DEADLINES:

  • Friday, July 6, 2012                     Fundraising Pledges Due
  • Monday, October 1, 2012         2012 Fundraising Completed


PAYMENT INFORMATION:

A non-refundable registration fee  of $200 is due at the time of  on-line registration.  This amount will be included in your fundraising pledge.

On-line registration is done through
www.swimacrossthesound.org

Pledges by donors can be made online or by check mailed to the address below. 

St. Vincent’s SWIM Across the Sound is a qualified charitable organization under Section 501(C)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

PLEASE MAIL ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION AND PLEDGES TO:
SWIM Across the Sound
c/o St. Vincent’s Medical Center Foundation
2800 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06606

FUNDRAISING MATERIALS
Download PDF of SWIM Brochure
SWIM Across the Sound Video (4-min.)

NOTE: THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL FEES RELATED TO THE EVENT. THE FUNDRAISING GOAL
INCLUDES ALL BOAT FEES, FERRY TICKETS, PRE-SWIM DINNER AND POST-SWIM PARTY FOR THE SWIMMERS AND CREW.

SWIM participants are encouraged to raise more than the minimum pledge for this great cause!