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Amen’s Campaign

I am raising money in order to give back to the organization that has allowed me and thousands of other physically challenged athletes further their education at some of the nation’s top universiti...

Austin’s Campaign

As a recipient of a scholarship from Swim With Mike, I know firsthand how much of a difference it can make. Education was the driving force behind my own recovery from spinal cord injury three year...

Ellie’s campaign

For a few years following my injury, I was strictly in survival mode. I needed to relearn driving, dressing, eating, etc. but as I got more comfortable with my new disability status, I craved more ...

Lori Hammond Campaign

Swim with Mike is an incredible organization that has allowed many student athletes to complete their educational goals and turn their dream in to a reality. I am just one of the many lucky recipie...

Patrick Stanton’s Campaign

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Kale Campaign

In June 2015, I suffered a severe cervical spinal cord injury that left me paralyzed from the chest down. I went from being an extremely active basketball player to being wheelchair-bound and unabl...

Kerri Campaign

This is an amazing organization that helps so many deserving people. Make a difference and donate today!

Christian Campaign

Unfortunately, not everyone is familiar with Swim With Mike. This organization financially assists people who have physical disabilities with their college tuition. I’d be grateful if you could a...

ADRIENNE Campaign

I started participating in this fundraiser over 35 years ago. At first it was just a fun event with some friends who were fellow swimmers. Little did I know that my nephew Joe Broc would one day...

The Walsh Family Campaign

We have been actively involved with Swim with Mike ever since Jennifer was in high school. Jennifer, who attended USC as a freshman in the fall of 1993, lost her two-year battle with osteosarcoma c...

Kathleen DeCristo Campaign 2019

It is a powerful experience to sit around a table with recipients of Swim With Mike. I sat down at one meeting, listened to these unforgettable stories and saw the direct impact Swim With Mike had ...

Wendy says: Let’s do this!

$22 million ~ 231 scholarship recipients ~ 122 universities ~ 39 years

Nate’s Campaign

Swim With Mike gave me so much more than simply an education - they gave me a supportive network that has had a dramatic impact on my life. After my accident, I wasn't sure if college was even ...

Justin Brasher Campaign

Hello everyone, On Saturday April 6th, the organization that gave me a scholarship and made it easier for me to go to college at Nevada all 4 years is holding it\'s biggest fundraiser of the yea...

USC Panhellenic’s Campaign

Swim with Mike is dear to the Panhellenic Community as one of our members, Katherine Pasichuke, is a scholarship recipient. We are fundraising to support accomplished students like Katherine who ar...

Mara’s Campaign

Mara will be swimming a mile with her husband Dan sitting at the pools edge counting her laps and making sure she doesn't drown! We hope you will join in our goal to raise $5,000 t...

Nick Balenger Campaign

I am raising money for Swim with Mike because simply put, this organization changes lives. Students who suffer life altering disabilities like myself are often forced to place education on the b...

Kim Hoog Swims with Mike again

For years and years, SwM has helped Tyler work his way through undergrad, and now graduate school. Along the way, he found his passion, his goals, his future. I cannot state this strongly enough; w...

Edgar Rico Campaign

To help supports Swim With Mike to continue providing scholarships to physically challenged athletes. Swim with Mike matters to me due to their generosity in providing me with a scholarship to att...

June Campaign

I've been involved at Swim with Mike for five years coming now. I started my freshman year through the Trojan Knights and have befriended a ton of recipients, namely Zack Wentz and Zach Pickett....

Pastor David Campaign

II will be participating in the 39th annual Swim With Mike event at USC on Saturday, April 6th, and I invite you to help sponsor me through my personal web site at https://www.swimwithmike.org/camp...

Grab a Bite and Swim with Mike!

Come grab a slice of pizza to support Swim with Mike from 11:00am-12:00pm and 2:00-3:00pm on March 27th outside of Fetitta hall! If you can't come grab a slice, no worries! You can still dona...

Marilee Campaign 2019

This unique event raises money for scholarships for physically challenged individuals to return to college to reach their academic dreams and build for their future. What started as an event tied ...

USC Alpha Gamma Delta\’s Campaign

Swim with Mike\'s mission is to provide financial resources for athletes who have overcome life changing accidents. Hundreds of volunteers from across the world work with the foundation. In 38 y...

USC Biokinesiology Graduate Students, Staff, and Faculty

As part of the Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, we are passionate about helping others overcome physical challenges to reach their goals and love showing our support for the Swim...

USC Campaign 2019

The USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy is involved with Swim With Mike every year. As future healthcare providers, the USC DPT Class of 2020 hopes to fundraise to give prospecti...

SwimRTod Campaign

This year we were lucky enough to watch Zach graduate from USC in May.  Judy and I would like to personally thank all of the wonderful people involved with the Swim With Mike during the last 3...

Kailie’s Campaign

Swim With Mike is extremely important because it is a program that provides scholarships to help physically challenged athletes. These students often have high medical costs, making it difficult...

Jon Campaign

Living life with a disability presents endless amounts of challenges that I face each and ev...

Gabriela Campaign

As a C-4 & C-5 incomplete quadriplegic, I knew that I wanted to help others in situations similar to the ones that I've lived through. I am passionate about helping others and getting a degr...

Zack Collie’s Campaign

Hi Everyone! Please help me raise some money for Swim with Mike! They are an amazing organization that helps pay for injured athletes to get a college education. Swim with Mike is the re...

Chad Campaign

Our swim team has been raising money for Swim with Mike for several years.  It has been the most rewarding and fun fundraiser that I have every participated in.  Over the years it has been a gre...

Alpha Delta Pi Campaign

The Alpha Psi chapter of Alpha Delta Pi at USC is raising money and support for the Swim with Mike foundation. Please donate to provide scholarships and financial resources to physically challen...

USC Alpha Phi Campaign 2019

Please help USC Alpha Phi raise money to provide financial resources for advanced education that pave the way for physically challenged athletes to overcome their tragedies and realize their ful...

Carrie Verville and Linda Holmlund Swim with Mike 2019!!

Hi all!!! I am Carrie and my mom Linda and I are swimming and raising money for the physically challenged athlete scholarship fund with Swim with Mike!! We first learned about Swim with ...

Tyler Campaign

The 39th Annual Swim With Mike is coming up on April 6th! This selfless organization paid for my entire education at USC and has continued to grow, sending hundreds of other physically disabled ...

Yvonne Thomas and Family Campaign

     I am so excited to take this opportunity to share with my friends and family just how special and life-changing the Swim with Mike organization has been for me. I h...

Zach Pickett Campaign

The 39th annual Swim With Mike Event at USC is right around the corner on April 6th! Swim With Mike has given me the opportunity to go to and graduate from USC. I couldn't be more grateful for t...

Swim With Daryl

     I'm a Swim With Mike Alumnus who is currently on the SWM Board. I've swam at Swim With Mike USC for nine years in a row, and last year I challenged myself to do the Waikiki Roughwater Swim ...

doctorcindyo Campaign

Hi Friends!It's Swim With Mike time again and it is Jake's last year at USC! It's been an amazing journey for him and he would not have had this opportunity without the scholarship from t...

Jerry Anderson Campaign

This amazing charity gives physically challenged athletes, assistance towards life goals, and a means of motivation and support. I have supported the Swim with Mike event for about 30 years and ...

Colin Heffern Campaign

Swim with Mike has impacted my life in many ways. As a former recipient, the organization and its donors generously supported my landscape architecture and urban planning schooling at Colorado S...

Jessica Rodriguez 2019 SWM Fundraising Campaign

As a 16-year-old, I was an avid athlete participating in basketball and softball at the varsity level. My life pretty much revolved around sports and I found myself not able to participate at th...

Graffstrong

Swim with Mike has gave me the opportunity to attend Gonzaga University. Without the support from Nate Higgins and SWM donors I would not be where I am today. I am so grateful for all the suppor...

Regan’s Swim With Mike Campaign!

Hi all!Swim With Mike has been a huge part of my life. After I was injured in a car accident in 2002 WHILE attending USC, SWM made it possible for me to return and finish...

Timothy Macaulay BKN

As part of the Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, we are passionate about helping others overcome physical challenges to reach their goals and love showing our support for the Swim...

Morgan Dunnigan’s Campaign

I am incredibly grateful to be a recipient of the swim with Mike scholarship. Not only has it been a help financially, but it is comforting to know that so many ot...

Val Campaign

I love to swim and Swim with Mike is a wonderful platform to raise people us and help them to do their best.  The entire vibe of Swim with Mike is inspiring, hopeful and joyful.  Let us help one...

USC Helenes SWM Campaign

We want to be a part of the ripple effect that splashes positivity into someone's life! 

Josette Kreeger Campaign

Swim With Mike is a phenomenal organization that provides scholarship to help create bright futures for women and men who have experienced personal tragedies by funding their pursuit of an under...

Zach Pickett and Zack Wentz Campaign 2019

To support the scholarship that helped ensure Zach Pickett and Zack Wentz could attend the University of Southern California, the friends of these two at the USC are campaigning to ensure that i...

Swim with Mike 2019 Fundraiser

After a spinal cord injury at 18, my life completely changed. I went from college to rehab, and my dreams for the future were put on hold as I had to learn to adjust. I thought a lot about going...

Julian Bonse 2019 Campaign

Since Swim With Mike originated through two members of the USC Swim Team, and as a swim team alum myself, I find this amazing cause to be something that is close to home. During my memorable tim...

Brooke Campaign

My name is Brooke Thabit and I am a Swim with Mike recipient. In the midst of my senior year of high school I dove off of a dock into water that was deceivingly too shallow. I broke my neck in t...

Jack Jablonski Campaign

Swim With Mike is important to me because it has given me an opportunity to chase my dreams. By having a SWM scholarship, I have been given the chance to go to this first class university and le...

Blake Steinecke Campaign

Growing up sports was one of the biggest parts of my life as I played baseball, basketball, hockey, lacrosse and mountain biked. About three years ago I lost my central vision to a rare genetic ...

Don Hammond’s Campaign

Swim With Mike helped me get through law school at USC, after I suffered injuries in a very serious motorcycle crash.  I would not have been able to attend such a prestigious school without the hel...

Kie Fujii Campaign

Swim With Mike is a phenomenal organization that provides scholarship for physically challenged athletes. I first heard about Swim With Mike as a sophomore in high...

Brooke Patel Campaign 2019

I have been attending the Swim with Mike event almost all my life. When I was little, I started attending and going to the Kids Club while my parents worked at Registration.  When I learn...

Katherine Murbach Patel Campaign 2019

For over 25 years, I have been involved in this great fundraising event.   During those 25 years, I have had the opportunity to meet many of the recipients of Swim with Mike Scholarships.  These...

Patrick Ivison Campaign

As a young child I was struck by a car and sustained a spinal cord injury. Growing up I participated in every adaptable sport there was. My two passions were surfing and wheelchair rugby. I spen...

Vincent Matos Campaign

After attending the 37th annual Swim with Mike event at the University of Southern California, I knew Swim with Mike was the perfect opportunity to become involved with a community that lacks the a...

Jonathan Jimenez Campaign

With your help, physically challenged athletes will be granted the financial resources and help to excel in today’s world.Swim With Mike, founded 39 years ago, has provided hundreds ...

Corben Brooks Campaign – 2019

Swim With Mike scholarships change lives!I wish that I could describe to you how in the absence of becoming a Swim With Mike recipient, I would still find myself in the same position I am...

Tyler Hoog Campaign

I’ve been very lucky to be a SWM recipient for the last 6 years and I’m trying to pay back the support they’ve given me by fundraising to make sure other people with disabilities are afforded the o...

Leila Levine Campaign

Leila is excited to jump off her unicorn to raise money for Swim With Mike. She loves that 100% of the money she raises goes directly to scholarships for physically challenged athletes. 💕...

Chase Wagner’s Campaign

Hello,Please, help Swim With Mike provide a means for athletes with disabilities to stay off the sidelines and in the game!Your contribution, big or small, is very appreciated!...

Anne Yu Campaign 2019

I swim with Mike at the Rose Bowl Aquatics Center, and I want to support the organization that was started for him. Swim with Mike provides scholarships to paralyzed students, and it inspires them ...

Cecilia Villarruel Campaign

I am raising money for Swim with Mike because of their financial support in helping people with disabilities obtain an education. The SWM organization has given many students the support and gui...

Louis Smolensky Campaign 2019

I have been involved with Swim with Mike since I started at USC 13 yrs ago!  I have volunteered in many different aspects of the event.  This year Swim with Mike is a day before my birthday and ...

Austin Charters Campaign

I am helping raise money for the Swim With Mike foundation because of all the help they provide to those with a spinal cord injury. Without their financial assistance, I would not have been able to...

Kristina Ripatti Campaign

My daughter was 15-months old, and I was passionate about my job as a Police Officer with the Los Angeles Police Department, when my life radically changed after I was shot and paralyzed from th...

NCL Trojan Moms For Mike Campaign 2019

Christy, Ellen and Stacey are NCL, Inc. Conejo Valley Chapter friends who want to extend their FIGHT ON Spirit of Troy to physically challenged athletes across the country.  After tragedy, getti...

Mackenzie Langley Campaign 2019

Growing up as an athlete, pursuing a sports scholarship for college was always part of my plan. When I was 16 years old I was a passenger in a rollover car accident and I sustained a spinal cord...

Bob Calverley Campaign 2019

Swim With Mike helps young men and women who have been dealt a major setback. I'm willing to support them with this fundraising effort because they have to be willing to work hard and help thems...

David Van Wagener 2019 SWM Fundraising

After sustaining a cervical spinal cord injury in December 2002, Swim with Mike was instrumental in my life by supporting me during Chemical Engineering programs in undergrad at Bucknell Univers...

Joe Hunsaker Campaign

One aspect of the injury I sustained that many people don’t think about is the ongoing expenses that have been added to my daily life. These expenses only add on to the pile of expenses I have f...

Katie Pasichuke’s Campaign

In my second year at USC, I suffered a spinal cord injury and was forced to put my entire life on hold. Now, not only am I back for the third year, but am thriving in ...

Jaryn Valdry Campaign

I am raising money because I want to help provide students with scholarships so that they continue to pursue their dreams through college and after. Help me spread the word about Swim with Mike ...

Kaia Hedlund Campaign

39 years later and still Swimming with Mike.  It gets tougher each year but the scholarship recipients inspire me so I will get on with the training now.  In honor of my 63rd year on earth and on M...

Steven Douglass Campaign

I am raising money because I believe in the cause and have become very close to people this organization helps. I have played baseball for 17 years of my life, and could not imagine what I would...

Furniss Family & Friends Endowed Scholarship Campaign

Dear Friends and Colleagues,Our dear friend, Mike Nyeholt, was tragically paralyzed in a motorcycle accident in 1981.  At the time of his accident, Mike was a collegiate All-American swim...

9th Annual Swim With Mike Week at the Rose Bowl Aquatics Center

The Rose Bowl Aquatics Center is calling athletes of all ages and skill levels to take part in a weeklong Swim-A-Thon to raise funds for Swim with Mike, a scholarship fund for physically challenged...

Eric Holmlund Campaign

I am going to be swimming at the 39th annual Swim With Mike event at USC on April 6th, and I am asking for your help in raising some funds for this great organization.In ...

Spencer Fox Campaign

A Swim With Mike (SWM) scholarship changed my life.I was paralyzed in a snowboarding accident when I was only thirteen years old. One second I was an active kid, playing basketball, ridin...

Mitch Kreeger Campaign

Swim With Mike has a long history with our family peripherally.  We've supported the good work of this organization for 20+ years and love the positive impact this has on lending a hand up, not ...

Ross G. Simmons Campaign

Each and every day, I'm inspired by these who have overcome catastrophic accidents/illnesses to continue their education, and in so doing, serve as examples to us all. No matter how many reasons...

Diana Billings Landis Campaign

I am excited to participate in Swim With Mike again this year.  It is always an event that I look forward to. The scholarship recipients are inspiring as they face tragedy and disappointment in the...

David Van Wagener Campaign

After sustaining a cervical spinal cord injury in December 2002, Swim with Mike was instrumental in my life by supporting me during Chemical Engineering programs in undergrad at Bucknell Univers...

Ron Orr Campaign

I am motivated daily to do whatever I can to help pave the way for individuals to overcome their tragedies and strive for a brighter future and I intend to lay the groundwork that will allow Swim W...

University of Southern California

Our annual Swim With Mike event at the University of Southern California is in its 40th year and will be held on Saturday, April 4, 2020! Show your support for physical...

Rose Bowl Aquatics Center

March 30 - April 3, 2020 About the Rose Bowl Aquatics Center The Rose Bowl Aquatics Center is dedicated to providing the finest aquatic opportunities through i...

Hawaii Swim With Mike & the Waikiki Roughwater Swim

2.34 miles of open water swimming off of Waikiki Beach. The Waikiki Roughwater Swim is one of the oldest and most iconic open water swims in the world. It was the inspiration for the Ironman Triath...

Swim With Mike – San Diego

Phone: (858) 459-3616 www.facebook.com/swimwithmikesd