West Marine Blue Future - Wear It program of the National Safe Boating Council.

National Safe Boating Fundraiser

May 1–31

During the month of May, help West Marine and the National Safe Boating Council get more kids out on the water and support safe boating by purchasing a Ready Set Wear It tag from your local West Marine Store.

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May 17—Wear Your Life Jacket to Work Day
May 18–24—National Safe Boating Week

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For general inquiries please email press@westmarine.com

Jill Stone | Manager, Marketing Communications | West Marine | jills@westmarine.com | 831-761-6870


PRESS ARCHIVE: 2017 | 2016 | 2015


DateArticle
4/30/2019West Marine Announces New Partnership with National Safe Boating Council to Raise Awareness for Safe Boating Practices
2/28/2019West Marine Opens BlueFuture 2019 Grant Cycle
9/6/2018West Marine Announces Recipients of 2018 BlueFuture Grants
5/3/2018West Marine BlueFuture 2018 Grant Cycle Ends May 31
3/29/2018West Marine Opens BlueFuture 2018 Grant Cycle
1/25/2018West Marine Stores Raise More Than $30,000 to Support BlueFuture Grant Program During “Month of Giving”
12/11/2017West Marine Announces Recipients of Fall 2017 BlueFuture Grants
11/28/2017West Marine Will Host BlueFuture “Month of Giving” in December
09/21/2017West Marine’s BlueFuture Fall Grant Cycle Ends Oct. 1
08/15/2017West Marine Announces Dates for BlueFuture™ Fall Grant Cycle
08/14/2017Calling All Charities: West Marine Seeks Hilton Head-Area, Marine-Focused Nonprofits to Participate in Upcoming BlueFuture “All Day Give Back”
06/21/2017West Marine Raises $33,380 to Support its BlueFuture Fund During National Safe Boating Week in May
06/15/2017West Marine Announces Recipients of Spring 2017 BlueFuture Grants
06/02/2017Support West Marine’s 2017 World Oceans Day Fundraiser, Scheduled for June 5-11
05/25/2017Support West Marine’s BlueFuture Program Before the National Safe Boating Week Fundraiser Ends Monday
05/17/2017World Oceans Day Art Contest Winners Announced
05/15/2017National Safe Boating Week Fundraiser
04/24/2017West Marine’s BlueFuture Spring Grant Cycle Ends May 1
04/18/2017Less Than Two Weeks Remain for Youth Artists to Enter West Marine’s World Oceans Day Art Contest
04/03/2017West Marine Welcomes Submissions for 2nd Annual World Oceans Day Art Contest
03/28/2017West Marine Opens BlueFuture™ Spring Grant Cycle
02/20/2017West Marine Announces BlueFuture Kids Zone Appearances and 2017 Fundraisers to Support Grants Program
01/16/2017West Marine Stores Raise More Than $10,000 to Support BlueFuture Grant Program During “Month of Giving”
11/22/2016West Marine Will Host BlueFuture “Month of Giving” in December
10/19/2016Lewisville Welcomes Newer, Larger West Marine Store
09/28/2016West Marine Takes BlueFuture Kids Zone on the Road
09/19/2016West Marine’s BlueFuture Fall Grant Cycle Ends Oct. 1
08/30/2016West Marine’s BlueFuture Fall Grant Cycle Opens Sept. 1
08/18/2016West Marine Unveils New BlueFuture Kids Zone at Santa Cruz Store Grand Opening Celebration This Month
07/25/2016West Marine Announces Dates for BlueFuture™ Fall Grant Cycle
07/19/2016West Marine’s World Oceans Day Bag Design Contest Raises $3,860 for Nonprofit BlueFuture Fund
06/22/2016West Marine Raises $30,000 to Support its BlueFuture Fund During National Safe Boating Week in May
06/06/2016West Marine Announces Recipients of Spring 2016 BlueFuture Grants
05/23/2016West Marine Hosts America’s Cup Trophy at Chicago Flagship Store
05/19/2016West Marine Announces Winners of 2016 World Oceans Day Bag Design Contest
04/27/2016Support West Marine’s BlueFuture Program During National Safe Boating Week, May 21-27
04/09/2016West Marine’s BlueFuture Program Launches World Oceans DayBag Design Contest
04/01/2016West Marine Opens BlueFuture Spring Grant Cycle
03/15/2016West Marine Announces New Direction for BlueFuture
01/12/2016West Marine Stores Raise More Than $18,000 for BlueFuture™ During December “Give Back Event”
12/03/2015Support the BlueFuture Fund™ at West Marine Stores on "Give Back Weekend" and Throughout December
08/18/2015West Marine Awards Grants to 29 Youth Boating Organizations
07/13/2015West Marine to Donate $30,000 to Youth Boating Programs
05/20/2015West Marine Kicks Off the BlueFuture™ Fund