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Help Teens Get Out on the Water, Vote Today
22 Groups Vie For Low Cost Life Jackets; Your Vote Counts
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ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 1, 2012 – Would you help a teen discover the joy of boating? You can today by voting in the BoatUS Foundation’s Teen’s Afloat Program that helps keep teens safe by offering discounted vest-style life jackets – at just $5 – to non-profit organizations providing on-the-water educational programming for young adults. Twenty-two local non-profit groups, from summer camps and sailing clubs to YMCA and Scout groups, are looking to keep teens safe on the water. Your vote at http://www.BoatUS.com/foundation/teensafloat/vote.asp or www.Facebook.com/BoatUSFoundation will decide who will get the life jackets. Voting begins May 1 and ends May 15.