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Video Contest Winners

2017 Video Contest Winner:
Chenega Life Jacket Wisdom by Brandon Gall (85mb)

2016 Video Contest Winner:
Houston High School (8mb)

2016 Video Contest Runner Up:
Palmer High School (115mb)

2015 Video Contest Winner:
King Carreer Center (48mb)


Palmer High School Kids Don’t Float Ambassadors built a Kids Don’t Float life jacket loaner board with the help and support of our community partners, Spenard Builders Supply, and the Alaska Fish and Game, State Refuge Program.
Kids Don't Float Life Jacket Loaner Board

Student of Tomorrow Award

Krista Richards, former student at Steller Secondary School was selected as one of the recipients for the Student of Tomorrow Award, recognizing her involvement and dedication to the Kids Don’t Float Program.

  Alaska's boating fatalities: 9 of 10 were not wearing a life jacket, or were never found   -  5 of 6 followed a capsize, swamping, ejection, or fall overboard, into Alaska's cold water   -  9 of 10 were adult males -  9 of 10 involved boats under 26 feet in length  -  3 of 4 involved powerboats