Outreach Resources for families in need:

  • USA Swimming membership Outreach
    • ​This program provides a discounted USA Swimming membership fee.  Regular year-round membership $78 is reduced to $5.
    • Families receive either free/reduced lunch or state Medicaid assistance to qualify
    • INFORMATION FILE for membership Outreach
    • Contact the NLU Treasurer at [email protected] at the time of registration to participate in this program 
  • Missouri Valley Swimming Outreach Assistance Program
    • This program provides up to $150 of assistance funds per trimester to families that meet certain income requirements
      • ​INFORMATION FILE provides description and an income table to determine who qualifies.
      • Athletes must compete in at least 2 meets during the applicable trimester.
      • Families must directly apply for this assistance.  
        • ​Teams will only be asked to verify membership and meet participation
      • LINK for families to apply
        • ​Application windows:
          • ​September 1-September 30 (applies to trimester Sept 1 - Dec 31)
          • January 1-January 31 (applies to trimester Jan 1 - Apr 30)
          • May 1-May 31 (applies to trimester May 1 - Aug 31)
  • Missouri Valley Swimming Expanded Outreach Assistance
    • This program provides assistance to families that might have short term financial needs that do NOT meet the income requirements of the standard Outreach programs.
    • Athletes must compete in at least 2 meets during the applicable trimester.
    • Contact the NLU Treasurer at [email protected] with a description of the situation and the team board will review and decide whether to apply on your behalf.