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Our Mission -
The mission of The Pint Project is to provide assistance and support to first responders and their families who have served their community and are now facing a life crisis.
Lifeguard Alex Shaner
Lifeguard, and Waterman Alex Shaner suffered a traumatic neck injury while bodysurfing on August 17th, 2017. After striking the bottom, Alex became unconscious and was assisted by body boarders nearby, brought to shore and quickly treated by Carlsbad City Lifeguards, State Parks Lifeguards, and 3 off-duty firefighters. He was quickly life flighted to Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and received an emergency operation for three broken cervical vertebrae and a bruised spinal cord, and treatment for aspiration of water into his lungs. More time is needed to know the extent of his injuries. Alex is a veteran lifeguard with the State of California and the City of Carlsbad. More details on his condition will be shared as soon as available. For now, please keep him his family in your thoughts and consider showing support through a donation.
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