Vineyard Social Responsibility Initiatives

Vineyard Social Responsibility Initiatives

What are some of Vineyard’s social responsibility initiatives?
  1. Development of coaches, especially young, out of school/college graduates. (a) (b) (c)
  2. Prevention of women and child abuse. Equipping swimmers and parents. Setting up reporting and support structures. Educating. First responder system. (a) (b) (c) (d)
  3. Healthy sport ethic. How we approach training, competitions. Preparing swimmers for life using swimming as the tool. Equipping them with coping tools. (a) (b)
  4. Empowering women and girls. Looking for opportunities to have a women / girls special focus. Educating males and boys. (a) (b)
  5. Giving back. Teaching swimmers how to give back to the sport. (a) (b)
  6. Responsible parents. Volunteering. Non-pushy, long-term view. (a) (b) (c)
  7. Transformation. Strategy, plans, targets, measurement. (a) (b)
  8. Twinning/Partnerships. Passing on our expertise to other smaller/newer Clubs. (a) (b) (c}
  9. Local sourcing. Where possible, supporting and sourcing kit locally, especially from Cape Town companies. (a) (b)
  10. Water safety. Linking with the expertise in EcoActive Sports to promote water safety in schools and communities. (a) (b)
  11. Promoting Cape Town. Promotion of Cape Town to tourists and visiting swimming teams. (a) (b) (c) (d)
  12. Marine Conservation. Promotion and Education on Awareness and Issues. (a) (b)

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