In 2012, a handful of friends in the megayacht business realized they each derived great satisfaction from supporting charitable organizations. They therefore banded together in England to pool their resources for common causes. What started as an idea is now a registered foundation, Superyacht Charities. It’s responsible for donating more than $200,000 to various groups in just the
Do you enjoy biking? Surely, you believe in protecting the ocean upon which you enjoy the yachting lifestyle. You can do both during London to Monaco 2017, a cycling fundraiser for the Blue Marine Foundation. The event is, as the name states, a bicycle ride from London to Monaco. It takes place from September 17
Charity and the cruising lifestyle go hand in hand at the annual Boys & Girls Clubs Rendezvous. Now in its 29th year, the event is the world’s largest annual gathering of megayachts for a cause. And, you can play a part. From November 10 to 12, the Boys & Girls Clubs Rendezvous will take over
Charitable organizations understandably rely on the generosity of donors. YachtAid Global is banking on a new online fundraising campaign to broaden its impact on remote communities. The goal is to garner the assistance of both the yachting community and the general public. YachtAid Global’s fundraising campaign is being hosted via Crowdrise. Crowdrise is a high-profile
Now you can enjoy an amazing vacation and aid a worthy cause simultaneously. It’s via a charity auction conceived by Guy Laliberté, the owner of Tiara (also as Cirque de Soleil’s founder). He’s offering a one-week charter aboard to benefit One Drop, a non-profit dedicated to creating sustainable access to safe water. Tiara’s auction is
Annually, the Coast Guard Foundation hosts tributes around the country to recognize the efforts of the U.S. Coast Guard. One of the foundation’s oldest and most prominent tributes, the Salute to the U.S. Coast Guard in New York City, is celebrating its 35th anniversary on October 8. With big milestones come a big speaker: Capt.