Fundraising Near Complete for New Sailing Center:
Burlington, VT (November 15, 2016) – During a ceremonial groundbreaking for a new, world-class community waterfront campus and sailing education center, the Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center (CSC), a nonprofit with a mission to provide community access to Lake Champlain, today announced two anchor gifts, each for $ 1 million, in their $ 5.75 million fundraising campaign. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Fundraising Near Complete for New Sailing Center, Editor
Cruising Club of America to fund ORR:
Newport, RI (November 15, 2016) – The Cruising Club of America (CCA) has approved a significant grant for the continued support of the Offshore Racing Rule (ORR), which is owned and administered by the Offshore Racing Association (ORA). CCA, along with Chicago Yacht Club and Transpacific Yacht Club, joined forces in the Fall of 2004 to form ORA to promote and support the use of handicapping based on a Velocity Prediction Program. ORA undertook the task of developing ORR which went into use starting with the 2006 racing season. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Cruising Club of America to fund ORR, Editor