The mission is to increase the diversity of
participants in our Youth Sailing Program.We have been reaching out to various organizations and churches who work with
under-served youth and those from low income families to provide awareness
of our community based youth sailing program scholarships.
We are finding several roadblocks to
reaching minority and lower income youth which prevent them from participating in sailing
programs.Parents are not willing to sign
up their young children because they don’t know how to swim and cost is a
We have obtained 501(3) c
designation for our community sailing programs.The
funds received in this organization will be used for scholarships for the Youth
sailing programs Bay area-wide. An independent board oversees the 501(3) c and is comprised of the Executive Director of the Youth program, the Rear Commodore and the Treasurer. Other board and or volunteer members may be added as needed.
This will help grow the diversity of
our Youth Sailing Program and provide sailing opportunities to the greater community.