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10 Olympians with medals in philanthropy

By: Chanie Kirschner on Dec. 30, 2013, 12:12 p.m.
Ryan Lochte

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Ryan Lochte

Not to be outdone by teammate Michael Phelps, Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte supports some very important charitable causes. Lochte serves as the ambassador and spokesman for Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy, an organization that works to end Duchenne, and The Mac Foundation, an organization that seeks to raise drowning awareness in the name of Mac Crutchfield, a 12-year-old boy who tragically drowned in 2008.