The Lexington High School Chapter of the
National Honor Society

Lexington Youth Against Cancer Swim-A-Thon

Project Information

Name: Lexington Youth Against Cancer Swim-A-Thon

Project Coordinator: Caitlin

Signups: Closed

Maximum Number of Participants: 30

Start Date: 03/18/12

End Date: 03/18/12


Project Description

Lexington Youth Against Cancer is holding a Swim-A-Thon to raise money for Dana Farber Cancer Institute. The swim is on March 18, 2012 from 9am to 1pm at Minuteman High School (758 Marrett Road, Lexington, MA right off Rt. 2A).

NHS students can receive community service by volunteering at the event and/or by participating as a swimmer. Students also have the opportunity to lifeguard the event if certified. (Six lifeguards are needed-three from 9am to 11am, and three from 11am to 1pm.)

Please contact Tricia Bradley (the adult coordinator) at (address redacted) or call her at 781-771-9686 if you plan to volunteer/swim/lifeguard. Also visit for more information and/or to sign up to swim.

Volunteers will expected to help out with the following: -Setting up the day before the swim -Working at the registration table (signing swimmers in) -Selling t-shirts and giving out plastic leis -Selling candy & cookies at the event -Cleaning up after the event

Thank you in advance for your help! Along with signing up on the NHS website, PLEASE do not forget to contact Tricia Bradley!



There are 13 NHS members participating in this project.