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Bill Kent Family Foundation

Supporting Economic Empowerment & Diversity.

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Our Mission

The Bill Kent Family Foundation employs Christian traditions and is committed to democratic values and social justice, including fairness, diversity, and community.  We seek to:

  • Contribute to building a socially and economically just society that values nature and protects the ecological balance for future generations
  • Promote humane health care
  • Foster educational programs, arts and culture that enriches communities.

Slide Slide Slide Slide Slide Slide Slide The Bill Kent Family Foundation proactively provides scholarships for education and swim lessons for the economically disadvantaged. 100% of your donations will be used to achieve these missions. Help Provide
Our Children
access to swim lessons and education. DONATE
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The Bill Kent Family Foundation spearheaded the Every Child a Swimmer Legislation which will require, starting with the 2022 school year, that every school provides parents with both water safety information and a list of local resources where they can have their child learn to swim. This is part of the International Swimming Hall of Fame’s (ISHOF) mission to promote Every Child A Swimmer and prevent childhood drownings. Read more about the law.

View our Every Child a Swimmer Scholarship Recipients

Every Child A Swimmer - Leona
Every Child A Swimmer - Jayden
Every Child A Swimmer - Paula
Every Child A Swimmer - Daycen
Every Child A Swimmer - Jackson
Every Child A Swimmer - Wilson & Ryder

The Foundation’s approach to grant-making embodies some basic themes in all of its programs:

Concern for the poor,
disadvantaged, and undeserved

Respect for diversity

Promotion of understanding
across cultures

Economic empowerment of communities in need

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Contact Information

ADDRESS
5755 Powerline Road

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

PHONE
954.772.6966 ext. 1235

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