Ways to Give

There are many ways to support Sail Newport, including:

Check, Credit Card, PayPal, Venmo
Please make payable to Sail Newport and send to Sail Newport, 72 Fort Adams Drive, Newport, RI 02840. If you prefer to make a gift via credit card, you may do so online, or by calling Sail Newport during business hours at 401-846-1983. If you prefer to pay by PayPal or Venmo, you may do so on your mobile device through the online giving form.

Donor-Advised Funds
Sail Newport is honored to be considered among the charities named as a recommended grant recipient from donors’ Donor-Advised Funds (DAFs). Please consider recommending Sail Newport to your DAF administrator, making a recurring gift to Sail Newport through your DAF or naming Sail Newport as a beneficiary in your DAF.

Employer Matching Gifts
Matching gifts are company-sponsored programs that allow employees to increase the size and impact of their gift by a “donation match” that comes from their employer. Please check to see if your company has a matching gift program, and if they do, thank you for completing and submitting any necessary forms.

Endowment Gifts
In 2017, the Alletta Morris McBean Charitable Trust awarded Sail Newport a five-year $500,000 match challenge grant to support Sail Newport’s general endowment fund. Therefore, every gift to the endowment is matched by the Trust up to $500,000, resulting in $1M raised for the endowment. To date, we have received nearly $750,000 in gifts, matches and match commitments through this effort which must be achieved by December 31, 2022.

Gifts of Stock
Sail Newport accepts gifts of stock and other asset donations. If you are considering making a gift of stock, please contact us for bank information, etc.

In-Kind and Boat Donations
Sail Newport accepts a variety of in-kind donations (non-cash donations, such as a boat or other types of marine supplies). The donation must be reviewed and assessed by Sail Newport, and in certain circumstances, an independent appraisal must take place prior to the donation being accepted. If you are interested in making an in-kind donation to Sail Newport, please contact us.

In Memory/Honor of
Sail Newport is honored to accept and acknowledge gifts received in Memory/Honor of an individual or an occasion.

Planned Gifts
Donors who include Sail Newport in their estate plans leave a lasting legacy to our organization. Please contact us to discuss your wishes to extend your support of Sail Newport beyond your lifetime.

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Have questions or would like to discuss which areas you would like to support?

Contact Eve Formisano, Director of Development
Phone: (401) 846-1983 Ext. 130
Email: eve.formisano@sailnewport.org