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A diversified and growing base of donors makes Rocking the Boat's work possible. Your financial support will enable Rocking the Boat to build and fix boats, seed oysters, tour colleges, offer rowing and sailing adventures, help kids graduate high school, expand public programming, and carry out the countless administrative and organizational tasks necessary to operate our youth development programs in the South Bronx. All contributions are fully tax deductible.
ways to give
If you would like to make a gift right now, please click > NYCharities.org or download a donation form. If you would like to speak to someone about a gift or receive additional information about available opportunities, please contact Jaye Pockriss, Director of Development.
commission a boat
In commissioning a new or refurbished boat from Rocking the Boat you not only get a great boat, you support the development of young men and women seeking to improve their lives through the medium of wooden boat building. Please click here to learn about commissioning options or contact Adam Green.
Rocking the Boat organizes fundraising events throughout the year, including the Whitehall Award Celebration - click here to see photos and Rocking Manhattan. Please click the links to learn more about these special occasions and contact Jaye Pockriss if you would like to be added to our email or regular mailing lists.
Purchasing merchandise off the website, in person at our site, or at one of the many festivals we attend is a terrific way to directly help Rocking the Boat and broadcast your support to a wider audience.
Volunteers are also a great source of Rocking the Boat's strength. We are proud to offer opportunities for individuals to share their talents and corporate groups to improve their teamwork skills. Please click here to fill out a volunteer application form