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It is now possible to donate to Youth Sailing Foundation online! Our website processing of donations provides a fast, convenient, and secure way for you to give one-time or recurring donations by credit card or by electronic check.

To Donate by Credit Card, Debit Card or E Check: CLICK HERE

To Donate by Check: Click Here For: DONATION FORM

It’s amazing what an 8 foot Wooden Boat can do for a child’s future. Donate today!

Youth Sailing Foundation is a 501(c)(3). All donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.  Through your generosity of a gift to YSF you will help shape a young person’s life for long-term success.   Your gift will help fund our work with young people that will provide a living legacy that will endure for generations to come. 

We are proud to have earned recognition by GuideStar, “The worlds largest source of information on nonprofit organizations.”   The Gold level is awarded to a GuideStar participant “demonstrating its commitment to transparency.”

YSF Officers Club Membership levels:

Fleet Admiral $10,000 (helps underwrite a sailing coach)

Admiral $5,000 (helps pay for annual insurance

Captain $2,500 (pays to renovate a sailboat)

Commander $1000 (buys a new set of sails)

Lieutenant $500 (pays for a weather station)

Ensign $250 (provides Summer Camp scholarship)

Petty Officer $100 (helps buy a VHF radio)

Seaman $50 (buys a week’s gasoline)

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Additional ways to donate:

• I prefer to donate stock (Click Here To Contact YSF)


• Planned Giving (I would like information about including Youth Sailing Foundation in my will or other deferred gift plans.) (Click Here To Contact YSF)

• Matching Gifts (Take your gift to the next level with a matching gift. Many Companies offer a matching gift program which can double or triple your donation. Please contact your employer to see if a matching gift program is available at your company.) (Click Here To Contact YSF)