FUNDS & GRANTS

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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OUR EVENTS

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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OUR CREW

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

“SU4C”

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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All of Sails Up 4 Cancer's donations go to cancer care.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Trivial Pursuit Game Night
    January 18, 2020 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
  2. Skipper’s Party: Cornhole, BBQ, Live Music
    June 26, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Regatta Shore Party
    June 27, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Latest Press

Essex, CT (January 24, 2019) The Connecticut Spring Boat Show will be held Friday, May 3 – Sunday, May 5 at Essex Island Marina, a Safe Harbor Marina, 11 Ferry Street, Essex, CT. The show is a production of WindCheck Magazine and is sponsored by Essex Island Marina, Yacht Brokers Association of America, Essex Boat Works, Essex Steam Train and Riverboat and YachtWorld. 100% of attendee gate proceeds will go to Sails Up 4 Cancer, last year over $10,000 was read more

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