When applying for funds, think of that money as the breeze behind you – propelling you forward in your fight against cancer.

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Join our annual parties & fundraisers: Regatta and Shore Party, Wellness Expo, Canvases For A Cause. Plus many more throughout the year!

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All of our Board members have been touched by cancer. So we’re all too familiar with your plight. Trust that we are here to help and support you.

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Who We are. Our mission


Sails Up 4 Cancer’s mission statement really says it all. “SU4C is a non profit organization dedicated to funding research in the education, prevention, care and cure for all types of cancer through the art and enjoyment of sailing.”

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“Rotary” SU4C is honored to have been chosen as one of Mystic Rotary's grant recipients. Thank you Mystic Rotary for contributing much-needed funds to Sails Up 4 Cancer!

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Upcoming Events

  1. Flip Off Cancer
    March 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. CT Spring Boat Show
    May 3 @ 1:00 pm - May 5 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Mystic River Jam Festival
    June 14 @ 6:30 pm - June 15 @ 10:00 pm
  4. Wellness Expo
    June 22 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Latest Press

Sails Up 4 Cancer is proud to announce that it has been selected by Subaru America as part of this years Share the Love campaign in conjunction with Holmgren Subaru in Franklin, CT. Subaru has donated over $50 million towards a variety of charities across the country. From November 15, 2018 until Jan 2, 2019 Subaru will donate $250 to Sails Up 4 Cancer for each car sold. Sails Up 4 Cancer, founded in 2011 is a 501(c)3 non profit read more

Holmgren Subaru is proud to donate over $30,000 to SailsUp 4 Cancer through the Share The Love Campaign. The money, raised by Holmgren, will go toward funding education, prevention, care and cure for all types of cancer. For nine years, Subaru and its retailers have partnered with more than 660 non-profits to show the company’s commitment to helping local communities. By the end 2017, Subaru hopes to exceed a grand total of $90 million donated since the creation of Share read more

The Connecticut Spring Boat Show welcomed over 60 boats, varying in size from 10-55 feet, to the third annual show.The show was a production of Windcheck Magazine and was sponsored by Brewer Essex Island Marina / Safe Harbor, Essex Boat Works, and the Yacht Brokers Association of America (YBAA). Sails Up 4 Cancer, a Connecticut-based non-profit organization, was this year’s beneficiary. Working with the producers of the show, a $5 suggested donation was collected at the entrance of this year’s read more