Ways to Contribute

Your contribution will expand access to sailing, support best-in-class training and education, ensure safety on and off the water, develop a culture of competitive excellence, and help your U.S. Olympic Sailing Team compete on the world’s biggest stage. Together we can strengthen sailing and pass this remarkable experience on to a new generation of sailors.

Donations of Cash                                                

Make a gift today to support the sport you love! You can choose the amount, designation, and frequency of your gift. Just click below, or mail a personal check made payable to US Sailing to 1 Roger Williams University Way, Bristol, RI 02809. Please include "Donation" in the memo line.


Stock or Wire Transfers

Make a bigger impact by donating long-term appreciated securities, including stock, bonds, and mutual funds, directly to US Sailing.

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Donor Advised Funds                                       

Optimize your giving by requesting a donation to US Sailing through your donor advised fund or family foundation.  To make your gift through Fidelity Charitable or Charles Schwab you can use the DAF Direct link below.

DAF Direct

IRA Qualified Charitable Distributions                                   

The IRA charitable distribution is a terrific way to make a tax-free gift to US Sailing and strengthen the future of our sport.  A donation transferred directly from your IRA to the US Sailing Association is not considered federally taxable income for you, but it does count toward your required minimum distribution.

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Pledges of Support

Want to make an even bigger impact? You can make a multi-year pledge of ongoing support. Click below to send us a message and arrange to speak with someone personally.

Discuss a Pledge of Support

Tribute Gifts

Your gift to US Sailing is a wonderful way to pay tribute to someone important in your life. You can make an honorary or memorial gift by clicking the link below or by mailing a check to US Sailing with a letter indicating your intentions.

You may also recommend gifts to US Sailing in lieu of flowers in memory of a loved one. Please refer family and friends to the link below and let us know of your intentions so we can keep you updated about the gifts we receive.

Tribute Gifts

Planned Giving                                             

You can create a legacy to strengthen the sport you love by making a planned gift to US Sailing. Bequests, beneficiary designations, and other deferred giving options can enable you to take care of your family, provide for your loved ones, and make a lasting impact on the sailing world.

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To learn more about Ways to Contribute, please contact US Sailing's Philanthropy Department:

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