Nathan Adrian won three gold medals at
the London Olympics.
Bremerton gold medalist Nathan Adrian has joined with The
Salvation Army to support the organization’s Red Kettle
The Salvation Army said Thursday the four-time Olympic champion
will be making online and in-person appearances through the holiday
“I was first introduced to The Salvation Army thanks to my
parents, who have been involved with them for a number of years in
my hometown,” Adrian said in a press release, “and I am honored to
support an organization that is committed to helping people who are
Adrian’s father, Jim Adrian, and mother, Cecilia, have supported
the Bremerton Salvation Army for many years. Jim Adrian was
recently elected as Chairman of the Advisory Board for the
Salvation Army in Bremerton.
Nathan Adrian will take part in a Q & A with The Salvation
Army, which will be posted on the organization’s website, blog.SalvationArmyUSA.org; he will serve as honorary
chairman for the organization’s World Record Bell-Ringing contest;
and support the organization’s Rock the Red Kettle Concert in Los
“Nathan is a true American champion, not just on the podium, but
in the hearts and minds of young people who look up to him for
inspiration,” said Major George Hood, National Community Relations
and Development Secretary for The Salvation Army.