This site is dedicated to Jose's life
The background music corresponds to the last track he listened to. It is called "Beautiful Life" from the Brazilian singer Gui Boratto
THE ART INSTITUTE OF OHIO AND EMILY YOAKUM HAVE CREATED A WEBSITE FOR UPDATES ON EVENTS/ PROGRAMS OF THE FOUNDATION. PLEASE CHECK IT OUT TO STAY ABREAST ON THE LATEST AT JCAF. Link Click here
2016 DINNER GALA on June 18 at the Phoenix, downtown Cincinnati
2016 Scholarship application for swimming and/or water polo Click here
Information for the October 30, 2016 Swim Clinic Click here
Link for coaches to register for the 2016 Swim ClinicClick here
Link for swimmers to register for the 2016 Swim ClinicClick here
WOOL 'N WISHES DONATES SALES OF HEADBANDS TO JCAF. Contact this website to order yours specifying desired color (s) for $10 each.
Use Paypal "DONATE" button found at the bottom of the JCAF section to place your order .
Information for the October 25, 2015 Swim Clinic Click here
2015 DINNER GALA on June 13. Keynote speaker: Mr. Frank Busch, USA Swimming National Team Director. Thanks to all benefactors who support this fundraising event and in turn water polo and swimming. Tickets are $50 per person and can be paid via paypal by clicking DONATE at the bottom of the page of the Foundation link.
Link to request invitation to Annual Dinner Gala Click here
Information and Program for the October 26, 2014 Swim Clinic Click here
Poster for the October 26, 2014 Swim Clinic Click here
Raffle for Dinner with Peter Vanderkaay Click here
Registration for October 26, 2014 Swim Clinic: QR code
Jose Cerda Memorial Invitational Swim Meet on November 21-23, 2014 at St. X. Thank you Cincinnati Marlins for hosting this event this year and on prior years on November 18-20, 2011; Nov. 16-18, 2012 and November 22-24, 2013,
Pictures from 2013 Swim Clinic October 27, 2013 Click here
Information on the 2013 Swim Clinic Click here
Program for the 2013 Swim Clinic Click here
Water Polo Memorial TOURNAMENT on July 13-14, 2013 at MSTC and UC. Water Polo CAMP at UC on July 19-21, 2013.
Sammy Wolkoff, recipient of 2013 Jose Cerda Memorial Scholarship. Pictures in the Scholarship section
Video Anthology with snippets of Jose's life
Sycamore Water Polo Alumni Game on 11/25/11 renamed Jose Cerda Sycamore Water Polo Alumni Game. Thanks to the 30 players, referees and all who attended the event.
Video with words about the Foundation, Sycamore alumni at the pool and words from one of Jose's best friends Daniel Brook
2012 Dinner Gala: Link to Jose's tribute Click here Just like last year, families gathered to enjoy dinner, dancing and the silent auction. Pictures are posted in the Facebook page of the JCAF.