California State University Maritime Academy's mission of education, research, and training is focused on the maritime industry. Vessel donations are enormously important to supporting our students and programs.
Your donation will be used for a variety of purposes, including but not limited to:
The benefits of donating your vessel to Cal Maritime are numerous:
*Contact your tax advisor for more information on how to fully deduct your charitable boat donation.
The California Maritime Academy Foundation is a tax-deductible charity as described in the Internal Revenue Code under section 501-C-3 (EIN# 23-7213404). All gifts to the Foundation are tax deductible as allowed by law. Please contact your tax advisor for more information on how to fully deduct your charitable vessel donation.
If you own a larger sail or motor yacht of relatively recent vintage that is in good condition and you are exploring your options for sale, transfer or donation, Cal Maritime would like to talk to you.
To donate your boat to the California Maritime Academy Foundation:
To explore the potential tax and personal benefits of a donation, use our online boat donation form or contact:
Director, Marine Development
Robert S. Arp
Vice President for University Advancement
Executive Director, California Maritime Academy Foundation