BoatU.S. Foundation Awards Clean Water and Boating Safety Grants

August 1, 2009 at 6:16 pm Leave a comment

BoatU.S. Foundation Boating Safety Grantees:

NY: Going Coastal, Inc., New York: To create a “Boat Sober NYC” campaign to educate boaters on alcohol and boating safety.

FL: St. Lucie River Power Squadron, Hope Sound: To produce tide charts that contain information on alcohol and boating.

GA: Black Boaters Club of America, Inc., Riverdale: To produce a radio and video public service announcement on boating safety topics including alcohol and boating.

KY: Friends of Barren River Lake, Glasgow: To create signage promoting the use of proper lighting during nighttime boating, and to create signage to raise awareness regarding alcohol and boating.

ME: YES! Program, Portland: To create a TV program and public service announcement on the dangers of alcohol and boating.

MO: SEMO Regional Water Safety Council, Inc., Wappapello: To produce a whistle keychain with light and compass that contains safety messaging regarding alcohol and boating.

NC: Kinston Sail and Power Squadron, Kinston: To produce chart brochures and signs for the Neuse River.

TX: USCGA 08-07-05, San Antonio: To create a public service announcement promoting the use of life jackets while boating.

WA: North Olympic Sail & Power Squadron, Sequim: To produce a brochure and banner to educate boaters about alcohol and boating.

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About the BoatU.S. Foundation:
Founded in 1981, the BoatU.S. Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit education and research organization primarily funded by the voluntary contributions of the 600,000 members of BoatU.S. It excels in providing safe, smart and clean boating resources for boat owners nationwide.

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