The Penguin Swim supports Atlantic General Hospital in its efforts to provide the utmost in quality health care for residents and visitors to the Eastern Shore and helps the hospital provide a wide variety of programs and services. Last year, the hospital provided community benefits worth over $12 million. These benefits included health screenings, community education, immunizations, seminars and meetings, support groups and financial assistance.
This is the first year Ocean Pines has entered a team in the swim. You can still help the Ocean Pines Penguin Swim team make a difference to the community by making a donation to support its efforts in this year’s event. Donations will be used to help Atlantic General Hospital accomplish its mission to create a coordinated care delivery system that will provide access to quality care, personalized service and education to improve individual and community health.
To make a donation, visit www.aghpenguinswim.org, scroll down the left side of the page, click on “Search All Teams,” then click on “Ocean Pines.” You can pick a particular team member or donate to the team, then fill out the requested information.
Registrations for those interested in joining the Ocean Pines team are still being accepted. Visit www.aghpenguinswim.org, click on “Join a Team,” then click on “Ocean Pines.” A donation of $25 is required to register.