Life guard Joe Seraphim Fortes

Tribute should be paid to individuals such as Joes Seraphim Fortes. He was the first Black to take up the role of supervising the safety and rescue of as a lifeguard.

Fortes is credited with saving many lives during his service as a lifeguard, beach manager, and swim instructor.

After purchasing this card, use the camera on a phone/tablet to scan the QR code on the back (which will appear clearly on the card upon purchase). You will then have permanent access to this page with resources, websites and reading/critical-thinking questions for teachers/educators on Fortes. This page will grow every year with content that you will have permanent access to.

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