• 90% of funds generated through CongoSwim 2013 will be administered in the form of grants by Friends of the Congo and Global Fund for Women who support nearly sixty different women and youth groups in Congo. All donations are tax deductible (Tax ID 37-1516674).
• 5% will benefit the USA Swimming Foundation’s Make a Splash initiative to prevent childhood drowning in the US.
• The remaining 5% of the funds will cover Friends of the Congo’s administrative costs to manage the fiscal sponsorship of CongoSwim 2013.
TO DONATE BY CHECK
Make checks payable to Friends of the Congo, be sure to write the full name of the swimmer you are sponsoring in the memo line. Send checks to your swimmer or to:
Friends of the Congo-CongoSwim
1629 K St., NW Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006