The MudRatz is supported in part by boat donations and individual contributions.  Donated sail and power boats receive significant use in our kids’ educational programs.   You may also make a simple online tax-deductible donation by credit card by using this link below today!

or mail checks to:  MudRatz Inc. PO Box 293, Stonington CT 06378

We are currently looking for coach boats or sailboats such as Opti’s, Lasers, 420’s, Sportboats or even Swans.  Here is a great Donation Article – BOAT RAT’S TIP about why donating a boat to the MudRatz helps our team and you!

Here is a link to our current 501(c)3 status.

Why boat donations help:

  • Prepare local kids to race at the national and international levels of sailing competitions.
  • Fund an organization that is dedicated to complementing the local yacht club and association programs of our area by offering kids the chance to reach out beyond the pond!
  • Donating your boat to the MudRatz Incorporated offers you significant advantages.
  • You will receive a tax deduction for the fair market value of the boat.
  • You are relieved of the cost of maintenance fees, dockage fees, storage fees and insurance.
  • You are spared the hassles and time-consuming task of trying to sell your boat.
  • Your donation will significantly help us grow the team to wider group of local sailors.

How to donate a boat and individual contributions:

  • Contact the MudRatz at to determine if your boat is right for us, or contact us about a contribution you would like to send.
  • Complete the necessary donation paperwork provided by the MudRatz.
  • Claim your tax deduction. You will receive an official letter and IRS form from the MudRatz to be submitted with your tax return.