Life Jacket Loaner Program

Every parent wants to make sure their child is as safe as possible, and that goes double for parents who take their kids on the water. We make it easier for boating families to stay safe with its nationwide life jacket loaner program.

Find a Loaner Site

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Start Your Own Loaner Program

Use these tools to build your own Life Jacket Loaner Site

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Apply to Become a Loaner Site

Applications are accepted year-round. Review the program guidelines & apply today!

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Guide to Start a Loaner Program

Does your area need a life jacket loaner program? Download our guide to find out everything you need to know to set up and run your own loaner program including free promotional and educational resources and access to discount supplies including custom logo life jackets.

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Purchase Discounted Life Jackets

Need life jacket for your loaner program? The Foundation is currently selling our yellow and blue logo life jackets and Type II Mustang life jackets at a discounted rate! Logo life jackets are only $12, and infant and child sizes are available. Mustang life jackets are $25 and available in infant, child and youth sizes.

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Get Supplies For Your Site

The biggest challenge that loaner sites face is getting the word out about the program and about the importance of life jackets. We've made it easy to get all the supplies you need. You can either purchase signs, flyer, decals and rack cards with your logo on them or you can download high quality print files for free to print yourself. We even have sample press releases and sample liability release forms.