Girl Up was a featured charity at the Ultraswim 2011 competition, where Rebecca competed against world-class swimmers. Adoring fans lined up in the Ultraswim Foundation Zone to get an autograph and snap a picture at the Girl Up booth with the record-breaking Olympian.
Rebecca visits Hemby Children’s Hospital with other USA Swimming athletes
In May of 2011, Rebecca and other USA Swimming Athletes visited the children of Presbyterian Hemby Children’s Hospital. The athletes brought their Olympic medals, signed autographs and had a great morning with the kids.
More than 400 girls and boys from all over LA joined Rebecca to support the Girl Up campaign, learn about the lives of girls in Malawi, Liberia, Guatemala, and Ethiopia, and get motivated to take action in support of them.