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.

stuart jc9

2001 Stuart JC9 sailboat, main and jib all in excellent shape, ready to sail, $995.


1989 Tiara, 3100, twin Crusader 454 inboard engines, fresh water cooled, very nice condition, $16,500

honda 9.9

2005 Honda 9.9, electric start, long shaft, just tuned and new water pump, 4 blade prop, runs excellent, $1100.

j 24 sloop

1979 J24 sloop With 2 mylar genoa jibs (150% & 130%) and dacron mainsail and two dacron genoa jibs (150% & 120%.) Now $2700.

Sport Craft

2000 Sports Craft 252, 350 Mercruiser, fresh-water cooled, fully equipped, always kept on lift. Chart plotter, cockpit cover, large fiberglass swim platform. $16,000. - SOLD


2001 Tohatsu 5 hp 4 stroke outboard, very good condition, very little use, $595.

Bayliner Capri

1985 Bayliner Capri, 18 foot, 2.1 liter Volvo engine, fresh water cooled, has not been run in 2 years, with trailer, $895.

1978 o day sloop 23 foot

23’ 1978 O’Day sloop. Boat in good condition. Only $2295.

1975 Columbia 26 sloop

1975 Columbia 26 sloop, 10 hp volvo diesel that needs work, complete with sails, has outboard motor bracket. $2695.


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

sea ray

1983 Sea Ray 255, twin Mercruiser 485 engines, fresh water cooled, with trailer, needs cleaning and some upholstery, $2500.


1976 Catalina 27 foot sloop, electric motor, good rigging, needs sails, $495.

1974 catalina 27

1974 Catalina 27 sloop, complete with sails, includes an outboard motor. $2595 OBO, call for more info.

1987 Tanzer

1987 25 foot Tanzer, all in great shape, Honda 9.9, shoal keel and tall sail rig, a beautiful boat, 1 owner. Asking $2950. - SOLD

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


Windsurfer, very nice shape, $350.


1967 Rebel 16 foot sailboat, 2 sets of sails, with trailer, $995.

1978 pearson 35 foot

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

Laser 1

Laser 1, all rigged and ready to go, $800. - SOLD


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