Donations

As a 501(c)(3) organization, we are qualified to receive tax deductible gifts under section 170 of the Code. We are therefore classified as a public charity.





A Special Thank You to the Following Companies for their Donations and Services!

  • Holmes Appraisal Services for a 10 x 20 ft pop-up tent with two logo banners
  • Riverstyx Foundation in Kirkland $2,500 for the purchase of our shell trailer
  • Keith Winvick for a contribution towards the trailer
  • Dave and Dot Nichols for a contribution towards the trailer.
  • Dave Baker for his generous donation to WRA
  • Paul Pittman of Element Solutions —engineering for float relocation and boat house permits.
  • Jon Sitkin, Attorney—all legal and permitting work for boat house and lease with the City.
  • Mindfly web design studio.  Designed our original web site.
  • Bellingham Central Lions Club for a new (to us) set of oars
  • Jeff McClure of RMC Architects for design and construction approvals
  • John King of Kingworks for rack engineering
  • Carlson Steel for fence erection
  • Dawson Construction for fencing material
  • Jaime Henifin of Henifin Construction for wood chips
  • Duncan Howat & Amy Trowbirdge of Mt Baker Ski Area
  • Jack Marolich & WWU Men’s Rowing Team
  • John Fuchs & WWU Women’s Rowing Teams
  • Everett Rowing Association
  • Sammamish Rowing Association
  • Northwest Chip and Grind
  • Barker’s Wood Chipping Service
  • Vienna Cleaners
  • Hugh Klinedinst, Attorney at Law Belcher Swanson Law Firm, PLLC
  • Northwest Ecological Services
  • Linden Darling-Labrador Business Services, LLC, bookkeeping assistance
  • Woods Coffee
  • Boundary Bay Brewery
  • Brian Wellman of Wellman and Zuck General Contractors for the light
  • Turftenders, Inc.
  • Jennifer Wright, CPA with Metcalf-Hodges- Tax Returns & Accounting
  • Carl Tucker of Tuckers Tuffer Coatings, Inc. In-kind coating of EPS blocks – launching float
  • Steven Nelson of FMI-EPS, LLC – EPS blocks for launching float
  • Mantle Industries of Blaine – donating the 20 ft. aluminum access ramp for our launching float
  • Sampson Rope Technologies for donating 140 feet of mooring line for anchoring the float
  • Dave Strauss for cutting and braiding loops in the ends of the Sampson rope
  • Sanitary Service, Inc. for your donated disposal service
  • Ramon Garcia for donating your scuba diving skils on the float
  • Applied Digital Imaging
  • Bellingham Millworks Supply—building materials for launch area
  • WECU for donating a “Doc Box”
  • Rotary Club of Bellingham for donating a “Doc Box”
  • Jack and Shelley Bennett for donating an outboard motor for coaching launch
  • Gwyn Howat-12 ft Achilles inflatable for coaching launch
  • Betsy Brinson and Tim Mehrer—donating 17ft Boston Whaler for coaching launch
  • Guy and Linda Colbert for donating dock moorage for coaching launch
  • St Lukes Foundation