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Steps for Donating a Boat

  1. Contact Norm LeBlanc, Yacht Donation Manager at 617-834-7560 or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  2. Complete a Yacht Gift Data Form here. Save and Email or print and mail to the address below.

  3. Send a photo(s) of your boat along with the Yacht Donation Approval Form.

  4. Complete the Deed of Gift here.  Print, sign, notarize and mail the original to the address below.

  5. For a tax advantage, if your boat is valued at $5,000 or more, send or email a copy of an APPRAISAL to the address listed below.

  6. Complete the IRS Form 8283 here. For donations over $5,000, complete Section B.  Print and sign Part II and have your appraiser sign Part III.  Mail the form to MMA at the address below.

  7. Once your donation is complete you will receive a copy of the Deed of Gift, the original Form 8283 with MMA signature, and an IRS Form 1098-C with MMA signature.

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Mail to:
Leah Bishop
Development Office
Maine Maritime Academy
Castine, ME 04420 

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For more information please contact:

Norm LeBlanc, Yacht Donation Manager
617-834-7560
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Steps for Donating a Boat
Sailboats for Sale or Charter


Sailboats for Sale or Charter

For more information please contact:

Norm LeBlanc, Yacht Donation Manager
617-834-7560
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Steps for Donating a Boat
Powerboats for Sale or Charter
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