Safer Boating. Safer Water. Safer Kids.
The Chris Connors Fund was established as a special project of the York Fire Department and York Water Rescue team to create a junior boating and water safety program for York, Maine and its surrounding community in order to save lives by promoting and teaching safer boating and safer water habits for kids.
- To ensure Chris Connors's legacy of safer boating, safer water, safer kids will continue in the years to come.
- To sponsor a free Annual Kids Boating and Water Safety Day
- To distribute a free waterproof First Mate's Boating Safety Checklist and Salty's Water Safety Tip Card for kids
- To sponsor a Chris Connors Scholarship for a young man or woman to attend The United States Merchant Marine Academy or The Coast Guard Academy
- To educate the children in our community about boating and water safety tips through our mascot Salty The Seal and the York Water Rescue Team