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Columbia Sailing School is a Non-Profit 501(c)3 Community Sailing Organization located in downtown Chicago. Each year, Columbia Sailing School uses funds raised through donations and fundraisers to provide opportunities for children in the greater Chicago area to participate in our programs, and to maintain our equipment, keeping in line with national safety standards.


Besides our annual "Raise the Sail" fundraiser, Columbia Sailing School solicits donations directly from individuals, families, and organizations who share a passion for sailing and marine education. Please consider making a donation or including Columbia Sailing School in your estate planning.


Donations to Columbia Sailing School may be made by check payable to “Columbia Sailing School” and may be sent directly to:

Columbia Sailing School

111 North Lake Shore Drive

Chicago, IL 60601

Gifts to Columbia Sailing School, a 501(c)(3) Organization ID #47-3706487, are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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