Raise the Oar 2017! Annual Benefit to Support Clam Island Rowing


Thank you to our community for supporting Clam Island Rowing! Your generous donations to the Raise the Oar event has made a positive impact on our club and its future by ensuring we have quality equipment. With your support, we raised $12,000!

We hope you continue to share in our vision of growing our rowing programs to serve many more teen and adult rowers. Look for our progress on our website and our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/clamislandrowing.

Again, thank you for supporting Clam Island Rowing. A tax-deductible receipt can be downloaded here for your records. If you have questions, please contact Joanie Pearson, Raise the Oar event chair at 425-273-4381.

Thank you to our event sponsors Talbot Excavating, Robison Plumbing, Bleeding Black Tattoo, and Northwest Electrical Solutions, and thank you to the Bremerton Yacht Club for the use of the kitchen facilities, dock, and event hall.

A special congratulation to our 2017 Clam Spirit Award winner, The Talbot Family, for their community support and generous donations.

Clam Island Rowing is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization (ID # 81-4429015), and is listed as a public charity under the IRS. Clam Island Rowing is a qualified organization to receive deductible charitable contributions.

In general, donations made to a qualified organization are tax deductible. If you receive a benefit from that contribution (e.g. an item worth value), you can only deduct the difference between what you paid (donated) and the fair market value (FMV) of the item. Contact Clam Island Rowing for FMV information if needed. Refer to IRS Publication 526 for tax details on charitable contributions and/or consult your tax advisor if you have any questions.