Swimmers FLDPF Florida Drowning Prevention Foundation Aqua BallDrowning is the number one cause of accidental death for children ages 1-4.

The Florida Drowning Prevention Foundation (FLDPF) was formed to help support non-profit drowning prevention initiatives, to educate adults and children about water safety, to fund swim lessons, lifeguard training and water safety instructors.

FLDPF is continuing the 4-year drowning prevention initiative begun by the former Kiwanis Club of Greater Collier.  FLDPF’s officers are passionate about saving children from drowning.

This website includes water safety information, resources for parents and non-profits, swim lesson information, fundraising information, and preschool water safety information.

Our Mission

To prevent childhood drowning by funding swim lessons, community water safety education, layers of protection, and to support Florida non-profit drowning prevention organizations and programs.

Our Vision

A world where there are no drownings and every child learns to swim.

501(c)(3) dedicated to preventing childhood drowning.

Foundation Board of Directors

Terri Ballo Aqua Ball FLDPF Florida Drowning Prevention Foundation
Terri Ballo
Richard Ballo Aqua Ball FLDPF Florida Drowning Prevention Foundation
Richard Ballo
2020 President - Chuck Cassaro FLDPF Florida Drowning Prevention Foundation
Chuck Cassaro
Kristin Greenberg FLDPF Florida Drowning Prevention Foundation
Kristin Greenberg