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Checks can be made out and mailed to:
Sonoma Valley Health & Recreation Assn
P.O.Box 1544, Sonoma, CA  95476

To donate using other methods or for more information, call us at 707-364-5826

8 reasons to donate today


sonoma wants it

In 2012, Sonoma Splash hired an independent research firm to gauge public support for an aquatic center, and more than 60% of respondents said they want a community pool and would use it.


kids need it

Research shows that if a child doesn’t learn to swim by the third grade, he or she likely never will.


it'll save lives

Drowning is the second leading cause of accidental death in children ages 1-14; minorities have a significantly higher incidence of drowning.


live longer

Swimming on a regular basis can reduce your chance of premature death by 50%.


excellent exercise

Swimming is recognized as one of the biggest calorie burners around, and great for keeping healthy. Swimming causes no stress on our joints, and it can reduce pain from osteoarthritis.


instills confidence

The discipline it takes to commit to swimming and to push through tough workouts improves self-esteem, instills confidence and inspires dedication to taking care of yourself in all facets of life.


highly accessible

Ideally located at the Sonoma Valley High School at 20000 Broadway, the community pool will cater to students and members of the community, all accessible by car, bike, foot and bus.


Community hub

Sonoma’s new community pool will be a vibrant hub for Sonoma Valley residents and will be welcoming to all.

support sonoma splash

Our dream for a multi-use aquatic and recreation facility serving both students and all community members in Sonoma is dependent upon the generous support of community members like you. Please contact us to discuss sponsorship and naming opportunities.

Click the “Donate” button anywhere on our website, or learn about alternative ways to give to Sonoma Splash and help make our dream a reality!

Also, choose Sonoma Valley Health & Recreation Association as your charitable organization at AmazonSmile. Click here to begin!

Sonoma Splash a privately funded initiative of the Sonoma Valley Health and Recreation Association (SVHRA), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to building a sustainable, multi-use aquatic facility accessible to all residents of Sonoma Valley. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Our Federal Tax ID is 68-0444331.


Ways to give

There are 4 easy ways you can donate :

  1. Online
  2. By Check
  3. Through Your Donor-Advised Fund
  4. Donating Appreciated Securities


Donating online is the fastest way to support Sonoma Splash. Click on the Donate button to the right to get started.

By check

We gratefully accept checks (personal or cashier’s) through the mail.  Please make checks payable to the Sonoma Valley Health and Recreation Association and send your gift to our mailing address at SVHRA, P.O. Box 1544, Sonoma, CA 95476. 

Donor-Advised Fund

You can designate the Sonoma Valley Health and Recreation Association as a donation recipient of your donor-advised fund, and they will send your donation directly to us.  As a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. (Federal Tax ID is 68-0444331) we qualify as a recipient with all donor-advised funds.

Appreciated Securities

Gifts of appreciated securities – stocks or mutual funds – may be made. Please contact Mary Favaro at or (707) 364-5826.  

The Sonoma Valley Health and Recreation Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Our Federal Tax ID is 68-0444331.5ch

Teach a child to swim by sponsoring Learn To Swim Scholarships at the new Sonoma Valley high school aquatic center opening in 2022!

Matching funds through Dec 31, 2021


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