Donor Boats for Sale

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 Boat Donor Form and we will contact you to arrange transfer of the vessel. You may also contact Dave or Pete at (804) 693-9335.

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.

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1976 Flying Junior sailboat, main and jib sails, all rigging, with trailer, good condition, $695

1978 Pearson 35', a very beautiful boat, nice shoal draft (3.2 ft.) model, centerboard down to 5.5 ft., fully equipped. Asking $10,500.

Club 420, sailboat, main sail, jib and spinnaker all in good shape, with a Cox galvanized trailer, $895.


1976 Hobie Cat 16, sail needs a patch on some damage, jib is good, overall good shape for its age, without trailer, but with trailer support rails. $250 - SOLD


1980 Force 5 sailboat, hull, sail, boom and center board in good shape, missing the rudder. $175 - SOLD

catalina 27

Catalina 27 foot sloop, complete with all sails, call for more info.

1979 J24 sloop With 2 mylar genoa jibs (150% & 130%) and dacron mainsail and two dacron genoa jibs (150% & 120%.) Now $2995.

22' 1972 Columbia sloop. Main jib, spinnaker, main sail cover, Orego alcohol stove, boarding ladder. Now just $400 - SOLD

21' 1981 Chris Craft Scorpion 350 V8. EZ loader trailer, in good shape. Only $1495. - SOLD


1981 Laser II sailboat with main sail, jib and spinnaker, all in very good shape. Asking $1295. - SOLD


1968 Kittywake, 23 foot sloop, good main sail and 3 jibs. Boat in very good shape. $1295.

23’ 1978 O’Day sloop. Boat in good condition. Reduced to $2800.

Sea Doo

1995 Sea Doo XP, jet ski, 720 cc engine, rebuilt carb, galvanized trailer, $495. - SOLD

cal sloop sold

1972 Cal 27 sloop, good sails and rigging, needs interior cleaning. $1200. - SOLD

2004 Pelican pedal boat on a 2007 trailer. This is a hybrid boat as it has pedals plus electric motor. Includes a new bimini top. Asking $395. - SOLD

1987 Tanzer

1987 25 foot Tanzer, all in great shape, Honda 9.9, a beautiful boat, 1 owner. Asking $4200 or $3500 without the outboard motor.

gibson sold

42' Chesapeake Bay deadrise boat built by George Clarke in Deltaville, Va, back in 1965. She is powered by a Marine Power fresh water cooled gasoline engine. $3995. - SOLD

2005 Yamaha 50 hp, 4 stroke outboard motor, power tilt, with controls, ready to go! $2800. - SOLD

1978 21' Shamrock w/EZ-Loader trailer (1985). No engine. Hull & trailer in good shape. Asking $450 or $250 without trailer. - SOLD

15' local-built Sharpie. Complete with all the rigging. Nice sail. Asking $395. - SOLD