Support Pleon in fostering the next generation of sailors and give the gift of lifelong passion, friendships, and skills while also ensuring a robust future for the sport of sailing. Pleon alums have gone on to be college All Americans, competed in the Olympics and the America's Cup, taken the podium in national and world championships, or simply found fulfillment in the love of sailing. Some who have distinguished themselves as business and civic leaders say that their years at Pleon were pivotal in shaping who they are today.
THERE ARE MANY WAYS TO SUPPORT PLEON!
DONATE TO THE ANNUAL FUND
The Pleon Annual Fund provides critical support for program operations. Pleon families, alumni, friends and businesses contribute to the annual fund each year. The campaign follows the club's fiscal year, beginning at the start of November and continuing through October.
SUBMIT FOR EMPLOYER MATCHING GIFT PROGRAMS
Does your employer have a matching gift program? If you need a form completed or additional information for an employer match, email Christina Pandapas – email@example.com. Some employers have other programs such as making a donation when employees volunteer time. Please consider Pleon for these programs as well.
DESIGNATE PLEON AS YOUR AMAZON SMILE CHARITY
Pleon is part of the Amazon Smile program. Go to smile.amazon.com, designate Pleon as your charity, and a portion of your qualified purchases will be donated to the organization every time you shop at smile.amazon.com.
GIVE AN IN-KIND DONATION
Gifts of equipment, goods and/or services and materials can be tremendously helpful. Certain types of in-kind donations must be reviewed to ensure they are in good condition and are consistent with our needs. Please contact the program director if you are interested in discussing an in-kind donation to Pleon. Email: PD@pleon.org
PROVIDE A LASTING LEGACY
Legacy giving is a powerful way support Pleon's mission and have a lasting impact on future generations of young sailors. Pleon gratefully accepts legacy gifts of any size including: a gift or bequest from a will or trust, adding Pleon as a beneficiary of your retirement plan or life insurance policy, and/or making Pleon a recipient of gifts from donor-advised funds.
Pleon's legal name and tax ID: Pleon Yacht Club, PO Box 160, Marblehead MA 01945 ID# 04-231-4108