About Watermans Warehouse
Watermans Warehouse is a nationally recognized 501(c)(3) non-profit based in Hampstead, NC. We are a 100% volunteer organization with no paid staff. All profits from retail sales goes straight back to the communities we serve. YEW!
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We believe every American should have the opportunity to learn how to swim for an affordable price and enjoy water related activities, sports and careers safely.
The Vision & Mission
We will facilitate and introduce Americans to various water related activities, sports and careers while reducing the drowning deaths in America.
Number of Americans we:
Taught to swim
Connected to water related activities, sports and careers
We fund the Watermans Warehouse through retail sales, facility memberships, sporting events, donations and grants.
We will utilize the expertise of our volunteer base and have an emphasis on hiring our honorably discharged military veterans. We will also partner with the top water related organizations in the Nation leveraging their skills and abilities.
We received our 501(c)(3) status on June 4, 2020. As of April 9, 2021 we have had over 50 children in the Surf City - Topsail - Hampstead area apply and get approval for free or reduced priced swim lessons! Many are in session now and learning to swim before the summer beach season starts.