A forward-thinking collective of individuals and organizations
that share our vision and support our mission.
The Reach Founders Society members are supporting the development of Reach Hubs in urban areas around the country to engage under-served communities and at-risk youths.
Donation Level – $50,000+
Join the visionary leaders at the forefront of education innovation. Reach was inspired by legendary ocean racer Jim Kilroy. Join the John B. and Nelly Llanos Kilroy Foundation at the Venture Level.
John B. and Nelly Llanos Kilroy Foundation 2009-2016
11th Hour Racing – 2015
Donation Level – $10,000-$25,000
These generous supporters contribute to outreach in schools and sailing centers nationwide, providing an opportunity for sailing centers and schools to explore partnerships and provide a future of exploration.
TK Foundation – 2014
Donation Level – $25,000-$50,000
This elite group of philanthropists challenge today’s youth to reach higher academically, further intellectually and develop a daily practice of discovery.
Educational Projects Foundation – 2016
Donation Level – $1,000-$10,000
Union League Yacht Club of Philadelphia
Bruce J. Burton
The McCurdy Family Foundation
Become a Reach Founder today!
- Mail your check payable to US Sailing, f/b/o Reach Program
- Contribute online
- Make donations in stock or by wiring funds
- Spread your contribution over 3-5 years with a multi-year pledge
- Call Georgia McDonald at 401-366-3107 to donate by phone, obtain wire/stock transfer instructions or to obtain more information about the program or the structure of your support.
Mailing your contribution to: US Sailing, P.O. Box 1260, Portsmouth, RI 02871
Your support provides teacher scholarships, new Reach curriculum modules, and provides grants to sailing centers for Reach program implementation.
CCM Adivsers, LLC
William J. Watkins Meredith
Thanks to the ongoing support of individuals and foundations, US Sailing’s Reach Initiative has been able to develop teacher and student curriculum, share best practices, provide grants to sailing centers, and professional development scholarships for teachers and sailing instructors. Inspire kids to have fun learning Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Reach uses sailing as a novel, exciting platform for learning essential academic and life skills.