Last May 18, 2017, held the Libreng Palangoy in PCA (Philippine Columbian Association). The major beneficiaries are the sponsored students of Bert Lozada Foundation. The Philippine Columbian Association is a non-stock, nonprofit organization that operates as a membership sports club. Since the 1990’s Bert Lozada Swim School and PCA are being partnered in terms of swimming pool venue and facilities. Part of being a sponsored beneficiary of Bert Lozada Foundation is the privilege and benefits to learn how to swim. To teach them how to equip the basic swimming skills that can help them to achieve an athletic scholarship in college.
The aim of this program is to teach the beneficiaries of the grassroots-based program of swimming and after they equip with life-saving skills called swimming. The beneficiary will be the one who will pass this knowledge and skills to the other upcoming clientele of the foundation. Food meals, Transportation and Swimming gears of the beneficiary are all paid expenses of Bert Lozada Foundation.
“Always remember that if you will do something or you want to achieve something put hard work into it and you will be eventually succeed”.Coach Lou
“The foundation helps me a lot and my family. I am so much thankful that I become part of the sponsored students, I learn so many things in becoming a sponsored student like this one, they taught me how to swim and I believe that these learnings will be beneficial for me and for my family, I will use these skills in my future”.Ella from Sampaloc
“I am grateful to Bert Lozada Foundation for giving me this once in a lifetime opportunity to learn how to swim, because swimming lessons are expensive and my family canMikaela, 14 years old
t afford to enroll me in swimming schools. Thats why I will truly treasure this moment, because it boosts my self-esteem that I know now how to swim”.