What: The Swim for Life (Official website) is an annual swim to raise money for several Ptown social services. Now in its 34rd year, the swim has grown to be one of the largest community gatherings on Cape Cod, bringing people together from around the country and around the corner.
About the Swim for Life
The Provincetown Swim for Life was started in 1988 to raise awareness and funds to help those with AIDS in Provincetown. The first year 18 swimmers raised $6,000. The swim has grown to over 400 swimmers and over 75 kayakers to raise money for local charities, such as AIDS Support Group Cape Cod (ASGCC), Helping Our Women (HOW), Soup Kitchen of Provincetown (SKIP) and many more.