Skip to content
CBMM's Charity Boat Donation Program. We accept and sell donated boats all year long!

Charity Boat Donation Program

Charity Boat Donation Program

We accept and sell donated boat ALL YEAR-ROUND!

CBMM’s Charity Boat Donation Program is one of the most reputable, highly-experienced operations in the region, giving you confidence in knowing the donation of your vessel is being handled by seasoned professionals. CBMM accepts and sells all manner of craft all year-round, and unlike other non-profits, offers long-standing boat sales and lease/charter operations, as well as the much anticipated annual rain or shine Charity Boat Auction, held at CBMM on the Saturday of each Labor Day weekend.

Get a Free Boat Assessment Here


CBMM’s Charity Boat Donation Program conducts transactions quickly and fairly, without the outside assistance or expense of a third-party organization.

Whether you donate or buy a boat, 100% of the proceeds go toward supporting the children and adults served by our education, curatorial, and boatbuilding programs. Through your generosity, you are helping to assure the sustainability of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum for future generations.

*Each individual’s situation is different. You are encouraged to consult with your tax adviser to learn how the donation of your vessel to CBMM can benefit you.

For more information, please contact us directly.

Charity Boat Donation Administration: Karen Walpole at 410-745-4942 or
Charity Boat Donation Program Director: Todd Taylor at 410-745-4990 or
Charity Boat Donation Program Assistant: Josh Mills at 410-745-4997 or

To receive a no obligation evaluation of your boat for donation purposes, please contact us for a free assessment.

CBMM respects the privacy of our donors, members, and guests. You can be assured we will never sell or share your information with anyone or any other organization.


October 18, 2017

#5027 Wellcraft Eclipse

WELLCRAFT 236 SC ECLIPSE. 1994 model with teal accents, bimini top and full cockpit cover. Good running boat in very nice condition. Good upholstry and carpet. Adult owned and maintained. Untitled storage trailer included. MD 3962 BV   $5500   Call …

Read More

#5014 Rhodes 22 Sloop

#5014 Rhodes 22 Sloop RHODES 22. 1990 shoal draft pocket cruiser / trailer sailer in great condition. Roller furling main and jib. Honda 8hp 4 Stroke o/b motor. Fantastic and wildly popular with small pop top for added livability below. …

Read More

October 17, 2017

#5028 Thistle One Design

THISTLE ONE DESIGN. Classic cold molded hull fully rigged and sailing. Needs upgrading to compete, but would make an excellent performance daysailer. Untitled storage trailer included. Untitled, unregistered smallcraft not intended for motorization.  $450      SOLD call Boat Donations …

Read More

#5016 Flying Scott

FLYING SCOT ONE DESIGN. Legendary sport boat offering exhilarating speed on a planing hull. Competitive fleets nationwide.  hull # 1445. Good overall condition. Untitled storage trailer included.  $750  SOLD Hover over pictures below and use white arrows to scroll through …

Read More

#5021 Sabre 28

Sabre 28. 1979 model with Volvo diesel. Appx. only 700 hrs. on diesel engine. Very good condition throughout, well maintained and updated. Roller furling jib, wheel steering, reverse cycle heat / AC, Lowrance chartplotter w/ Navionics Gold chart chip. Great …

Read More

#5024 6Ft Plywood Dinghy

Plywood Dinghy. 6 ft. and extremely lightweight homebuilt rowing dinghy. With a little love it would make an excellent tender for a smaller cruising boat or leave it as is and use it as nautical décor. Untitled, unregistered small craft …

Read More

#5020 Boston Whaler Supercat

BOSTON WHALER SUPERCAT 17. Legendary 17 ft. beach cat offering exhilarating speed and performance. Great fun at a great price. Needs some minor attention but decent conditional all around. 1981 Titled trailer included.  $900 Call the Boat Donations Department 410-745-4942 …

Read More

#5029 Sabot One Design Sailing Dinghy

SABOT ONE DESIGN. Wonderful sailing and rowing dinghy  8 Ft well known throughout the world. This boat is very well constructed and comes complete with full sailing hardware and excellent sail. Very nice little boat. Untitled, unregistered smallcraft not intended …

Read More

#5026 Atlantic City Kitty 21

JAtlantic City Kitty. 1983 21 ft. Cat Boat. Very good overall condition with excellent Vetus diesel. Traditional Gaff rig with North sail in very good condition. Blue hull, shallow draft with c/b ideal for Bay or coastal cruising and gunkholing. …

Read More

October 9, 2017

#5019 Current Design Fitness Kayak

CURRENT DESIGNS FITNESS KAYAK. Freedom model. Only 33 lbs. ! Kevlar construction with rudder and adjustable seat. As new condition. Untitled, unregistered smallcraft    $2500   Call The Boat Donations Department  410-745-4942 Hover over the picture below and use the …

Read More

1 2 3