Grant Recipients

West Marine is proud to support outstanding, nonprofit, community-based organizations across the U.S. that are dedicated to on the water recreation and education among young people. Once a year, we offer grants through our BlueFuture program, providing these worthy organizations with the resources they need to continue offering their valuable programming.

We’re honored to introduce a few of our BlueFuture grant recipients, each of which is dedicated to getting young people on and around the water. Click below to learn more about the real difference these organizations are making in the lives of their communities’ children.

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Our 2018 BlueFuture Grant Recipients

Bay Area Marine Institute

St. Petersburg, FL

Beneath the Waves

Reston, VA

Common Tides

Denver, CO

Community Rowing Inc.

Brighton, MA

Freedom Rowers

Easton, MD

Impossible Dream

New York City, NY

Island Dolphin Care

Key Largo, FL

LifeSail

Van Nuys, CA

Lowcountry Maritime Society

Mount Pleasant, SC

Ocean Community YMCA

Westerly, RI

O’Neill Sea Odyssey

Santa Cruz, CA

Piers Park Sailing Inc.

East Boston, MA

Reef Check Foundation

Marina Del Rey, CA

Sail Martha's Vineyard

Vineyard Haven, MA

Sail Sand Point

Seattle, WA

Santa Barbara Channelkeeper

Santa Barbara, CA

Sea Scout Ship 609

Pensacola, FL

Shared Adventures

Santa Cruz, CA

Sonfishers CCMI

Merritt Island, FL

SoundWaters, Inc.

Stamford, CT

Tampa Bay Watch

Tierra Verde, FL

The Outside Foundation

Hilton Head Island, SC

Upper Palmetto YMCA

Rock Hill, SC

YMCA Southcoast

Mattapoisett, MA

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