Senate Bill 364 has been signed!

A brand new specialty license plate benefiting the Florida Swims Foundation is on its way!
CLICK HERE for pre-order details! 

Florida Swims joins forces with  ISHOF - donations will be matched

Money sent to the Florida Swims Foundation earmarked for Every Child A Swimmer will be matched and then put back into the local community from which it originated.

Donate to Florida Swims Foundation

Downloadable Form

Choose where swim lessons are provided! Include the county / location in the comment / memo to tell us where you would like the money spent for swim lessons (only guaranteed with $500+ donations, but don't worry, all funds will be spent in Florida)

If you would prefer to donate by check, please mail your gift to:
Florida Swims Foundation
2555 Porter Lake Drive, Ste 105
Sarasota, FL 34240

In the memo line indicate if for swim safety or for Margaret M. Brown Scholarship Fund.

The Florida Swims Foundation (Swimming Pool Education and Safety Foundation) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3). A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll -free (800) 435-7352 within the State. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the State.  Call 1-800-HELP-FLA (435-7352) or visit www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com.


Make a commitment to donate for every job you do!


Commit $ to Florida Swims

FSPA Members who made the commitment!

AquaWorx          $50 per Equipment Package
Molinari Pools   


The annual Scholarship Stride will raise funds for the FSPA Margaret M Brown Scholarship Fund.


Sponsor the 2024 Scholarship Stride!

Participant registration is through the Everything Under the Sun Expo registration.

Help us raise funds for the scholarship program and remember a great industry leader, past president Brian Kelly!

We are looking for sponsors to support the event and be on the card Expo attendees will need to fill to be entered into drawings for prizes.


If you're an Expo Exhibitor, you get:

Sticker roll with your logo (to place on Expo Sticker Cards)

Two (2) commemorative T-shirts

Premiere logo recognition on Scholarship Stride signage

Inclusion in at least two (2) sponsored social media posts specifically promoting Scholarship Stride

Company mention in an upcoming issue of Florida Pool Pro℠

If you're a non-exhibiting Industry Member, you get:

Two (2) commemorative T-shirts

Premiere logo recognition on Scholarship Stride signage



All "Walk Warrior" sponsors will get:

Logo feature in Scholarship Stride signage around Expo Hall

One (1) commemorative T-shirt

Company mention in an upcoming issue of Florida Pool Pro℠


Raise money for the FSPA’s Margaret M. Brown Scholarship Fund while getting your steps!

Attendee participation is FREE and a $25 donation gets attendees the Scholarship Stride T-shirt!

Participants must visit booth 1009 to pick up an exhibitor card and visit booths throughout the hall to gather stickers. Return the completed card to be entered into drawings for prizes!
(Must register to attend the Expo at www.UnderTheSunExpo.com)



The FSPA's Florida Swims Foundation (previously the Swimming Pool Education and Safety Foundation) funds swimming lessons and scholarships for dependents of member companies through the Margaret M. Brown Scholarship Fund. When you donate, specify scholarship if you want it to go into this fund!

  • $35,000 in scholarships awarded to college students for 2018-19 school year
  • $27,095 in grants awarded for swimming lessons in partnership with FSPA Chapters in 2017
  • FSPA chapters collaborate with local organizations, such as Safe Kids, Boys & Girls Clubs and YMCAs, to bring important water safety messages and swimming lessons directly to families with young children. 



This organization is a silver level GuideStar participant demonstrating its commitment to transparency.
Florida Swims is organized by a Board of Trustees with staff support from Chief Executive Officer Elizabeth McMurray, Sr. Dir. of Marketing & Communications Charis Tyson, and other employees of FSPA.