'Life Can Change In An Instant': Mother Behind Abbey's Hope Works For Water Safety After Daughter's DeathKatey Taylor lost her own daughter in a Minneapolis pool in 2007. She founded an organization in her daughter's name, Abbey's Hope.
10 Years Later, MN Nonprofit Flourishes Following Loss Of DaughterTo combat the fact that drowning is the second leading cause of unintentional death nationwide among children 14 and younger, Minnesota-based nonprofit, Abbey's Hope, has been educating the public and increasing awareness about water safety for going on a decade. This year, the organization also celebrates the 10-year anniversary of the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act (VGB).
Abbey's Hope Hosts 'World's Largest Swimming Lesson'Some 300 children got to learn about water safety on Friday afternoon in Minneapolis.
Students Release Dozens Of 'Dragonflies' At Mall In Abbey Taylor's HonorIt was nearly 10 years ago when 6-year-old Abbey Taylor was devastatingly injured in a wading pool.
New Ad Aims To Prevent Child DrowningsWith summer around the corner, families will soon be heading to the pool. A new PSA, with a Minnesota connection, is hoping to prevent child drownings all over the country.
Twin Cities Swimmers Joining In On World Record AttemptA new record for the world's largest simultaneous swimming lesson could have been beaten on Thursday morning.