The Rising Tide Effect (RTE) is a 501c3 that seeks to to bring positive change to underserved communities through the aquatic experience. Swimming is a critical life skill that is essential to water safety and has the power to save lives. It is also a mechanism through which people can grow and thrive. RTE was created to uplift people experiencing socioeconomic hardship by providing frameworks for not only education and safety, but also personal development, through swimming.
Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:
Oct 11, 2022
Second Season Summary
Drowning is the 2nd leading cause of unintentional injury death for children ages 1 to 14 years and the 5th leading cause of unintentional death for people of all ages.
Oct 11, 2022
9 months into our Pilot
Salinas Grandes, Nicaragua -
PILOT: Jan 2022 to Sept 2022 (8 months)
Taught 2 young adults to swim and become swimming teachers
Employed a program director for an...
May 26, 2022
Heading into Summer 2022
After laying more groundwork and major preparations, we are geared up to work with 100 more students this summer at The Rockaway Hotel.
Different to last year, we will...