Genentech Honors Team Hydro

    Genentech, Inc. a biotechnology corporation headquartered in the Silicon Valley of California, recently announced it will be contributing $3,000 to the Team Hydro effort to fund hydrocephalus research!!   Committed to supporting the community in which it resides, each year Genentech chooses several service organizations in which employees are engaged, and then makes a donation

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Success!!

Every Team Hydro Swimmer successfully completed the 2014 Escape from the Rock!  ALL involved had a great time as we developed camaraderie, recruited some terrific new teammates, and raised LOTS of Awareness (and $$) for our Cause!!  More details, photos, and videos to come, but rest assured, we had another wonderful Alcatraz swim!  We enjoyed

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Team Hydro Alcatraz Boasts Over 100 Registered Swimmers for 2014 — 3 of which are living with Hydrocephalus!!

That’s right, this Saturday, June 7th, over 100 swimmers will don special Team Hydro/Sharkfest swim caps before jumping off a ferry to swim the strong, icy currents from Alcatraz Island to Aquatic Park in San Francisco!  These brave, and dedicated Team Hydro Swimmers, all affectionately called “HydroSharks”, are using their swim to raise awareness and research funds

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Team Hydro to Escape from Alcatraz June 7th!!!

Why are Team Hydro Swimmers ready to jump into the Bay for Hydrocephalus?! Because… …Hydrocephalus affects over 1 million Americans and there is no Cure!  …People “survive” cancer, stroke, traumatic brain injury, only to later DIE from resultant hydrocephalus. …60% of children diagnosed with hydrocephalus will never live independently! …1 in 3 shunts (the most

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