I'm a 3rd year student and being member of a lab studying malaria, I could not let this event happen without participating, even if it'll be as a small player.
Indeed, I HATE swimming, but I've decided that if it was to raise money to send mosquito nets that could protect children from getting the disease, I could make the effort.
My goal is to swim 20 to 25 laps (I told you: small player) and it'll be great to have you, guys, sponsoring me.
One lap could worth 50 cents, but it's up to you if you feel like giving more (OK, less is fine, too...). Anyhow I leave you the choice of sponsoring the