Begun in 2004, the Boat Donor Program enables individuals to support the Mathews Maritime Foundation by donating and purchasing donated boats.
Boat donors can claim a tax deduction based on the boat’s sale amount collected by the Foundation. If you wish to donate a boat, complete and mail our and we will contact you to arrange transfer of the vessel. You may also contact Dave at (804) 815-4367 or Pete at (804) 693-9335, or Boat Donor Form via email.
The following donated boats are available for purchase, at a below market price. All boats are sold as is where is, and prices quoted are negotiable.
1973 Gulfstar 36, twin Perkins diesels, a nice boat that needs cleaning, aft cabin, runs good. More info on request. $16,000.
Rush jet boat, 14 foot, 120 hp, with cover and trailer, $1995.
16 foot Maryland Backyard sailboat, with sails, with trailer, $1500.
1989 Proline 21, walkaround, bimini top, 150 Yamaha, tandem axle trailer, needs serious cleaning, $1250.
2001 Sea Ray Sundancer 24, 5 liter inboard/outboard, stove, fridge, sink, hot water, cover, Bravo drive, $6995.
Newport Surprise sailboat, with sails, and a trailer, $1200.
1972 O'Day 23, pop top, new cushions, 5 hp Honda, nice sails, $2995.
1980 19 foot Sting Ray, 120 hp Mercruiser, bimini top, with trailer, $1200.
1986 16 foot C-Hawk, newer 70 hp Yamaha, with trailer, $2995.
Flying Junior 14 foot sailboat, comes with sails and an aluminum trailer, $900.
14 foot Sharpie, nice sail, ready for water, $250.
Chesapeake Lightcraft, 18 foot, Peace Canoe, with long oars, bimini top, motor bracket, and new trailer, $595.
1978 Macgregor 25, swing keel sailboat, with sails, cushions and trailer, $1495.
1982 Helms 27, 18 hp Yanmar Diesel, excellent sails: main, 110 jib and 150 Genoa, and a cockpit canopy, $2495. Video shows the Helms' engine running:
1974 Catalina 27 sloop, complete with sails, bimini top, and cushions. Now $700.
1978 Morgan Out Island, brand new Yanmar 20 hp engine, all sails in great shape, in water, ready to go. Price reduction - now just $4,500 !
Montgomery 10, sailing dinghy, complete with sail and rigging, very nice, $995.
1903 38 foot Saroukos Sponge sailboat, Gaff rigged sail, rebuilt Westerbeke 58 Diesel, solar power, wind power, composting toilet, excellent live aboard, $15,000.
Mercury 5 hp, runs good, good water pump, built in tank, $395.
1987 Tanzer 25 sailboat, shoal draft , good sails, queen size bed, nice sailing boat. Price reduction $2995.
1963 Lightning, fiberglass hull, wood mast, nice shape, w/o trailer $2,000, or with trailer $2,500.
For information 804-725-9088.
1981 Cape Dory 30, Volvo Diesel engine, roller furling jib, Autohelm 4000, and lots of extras, excellent condition, $19,500.
1975 Columbia 26 sloop, 10 hp volvo diesel that needs work, complete with sails, has outboard motor bracket. Reduced to $995 !
Mercury 4.5 hp, sailboat auxiliary, long shaft, runs good, $300.
1976 18' Chrysler Buccaneer, good sails, roller furling jib. with trailer. Marked down to $900.
1974 San Juan 21, swing keel, complete set of sails, with trailer, with 4.5 hp Mercury. Now only $1295.
1976 Glastron, 18 foot, nice hull but needs interior, with trailer. Asking $200.
14 foot wooden skiff, trailer and 15 hp Evinrude, $995. - SOLD!
An American Fiberglass, Kingfisher III, sails and all rigging, no trailer, $900. - SOLD!
British Seagull outboard motor, excellent sailboat auxiliary motor, in nice shape, with storage bag, $395. - SOLD!
1987 Aquasport, Osprey 21, 120 hp Johnson outboard, center console, needs new seat, bimini top, with trailer. Now, just $1495. - SOLD!
2004 Scout Dorado, 22 foot, 150 Yamaha 4 stroke, new bimini top, radios, GPS, depth finder, trim tabs, in console porta pottie, boat cover, galvanized trailer, priced below book at $17,500. - SOLD!