In-Kind Donations and Wish List

CBC welcomes donations from individuals or businesses who want to donate something more tangible than cash. We accept donations of boats (including sailboats, power boats, kayaks and windsurfers) and equipment to benefit our programs. Donations may be tax deductible.

Wish List


  • Science Supplies
  • Binoculars
  • Team Sailing Jerseys (pinnies)
  • Tools (of any kind)
  • Drill Press
  • Band Saw
  • Marine Plywood
  • Saw Horses
  • Clamps
  • Power Washer
  • Flat Screen TV Monitors
  • New Type 3 USCG approved life jackets
  • Laser sail boats and sails
  • Sonar sailboats and sails
  • Sets of meeting room chairs
  • Surf Boards
  • Stand Up Paddleboards
  • 420 sail boats with sails
  • Compasses (hand held or dash mounted)
  • Digital Video Camera (Go-Pro or equivalent)
  • Fish/Shoreline Field Guides
  • Hand-Held Marine Radios
  • Laptop Computer
  • Photo Printer
  • Children’s Arts & Crafts Supplies (crayons, beads, poster board, colored pencils, etc.)




Items we can never have enough of for our maintenance and sailing efforts:

  • Laundry detergent bottles or Arizona Plastic Bottles (128 Fl Oz) with caps included
  • Old cotton t-shirts
  • Yarn
  • Magnetic tape (from old cassette tapes)



Taber Russell-Pelsue

Taber Russell-Pelsue

Operations Manager and Donations Specialist

For more information about donating in-kind to CBC please contact Taber.

Email Taber

(508) 992-6219


Community Boating Center Inc,

Community Boating Center of New Bedford (CBC) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization which teaches positive life values to youth through boating.

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