Empowering Tomorrow's Leaders: Sponsoring #sailNL Expedition Netherlands

Your invaluable support, whether through direct sponsorship, donations, or any form of assistance, can significantly impact the lives of young people.

Empowering Tomorrow's Leaders: Sponsoring #sailNL Expedition Netherlands

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Our expeditions are transformative, life-changing voyages that make a massive impact on the young people participating. #sailNL Expedition Netherlands isn't just a maritime adventure; it's a catalyst for personal growth, learning, and the cultivation of tomorrow's leaders.

This 37-day, 1200-mile odyssey, designed for individuals aged 14 and above, isn't simply about traversing from port to port. It's a collection of experiences and diverse destinations that expand horizons and shape perspectives. From the picturesque inland waterways—bustling with locks and bridges—to the vast expanse of the English Channel and the North Sea.

SailNL Expedition Netherlands offers a unique, exhilarating and transformative experience, immersing individuals in an environment where they can develop various life skills. Beyond just learning to sail, participants aboard engage in a dynamic process of personal growth, gaining valuable skills that extend far beyond the confines of the open sea—focusing on improving confidence, motivation, communication, adaptability, resilience, independence, problem-solving, decision-making, time management, resourcefulness, and creativity.

Morvargh Sailing Project is life changing for young people, you meet strangers that become team members that become friends, you learn sailing skills and every detail of the boat as a whole, you learn life skills like cooking and working with others, you build confidence you didn't know you had and a real slice of independence away from your family and home comforts but most of all you have lots of fun and make plenty of memories. thank you so much for giving young people this opportunity

Sponsoring or Supporting #sailNL Expedition Netherlands

Investing in young people isn't merely about financial contributions; it's about investing in the promise of the future. Your support translates into tangible opportunities for individuals, opening doors to experiences that forge character, enhance personal growth, and ultimately shape their potential trajectory.

From necessities like food, approximately £150 per day, to the mooring fees, roughly £30-£60 per night. Enriching visits to museums and educational sites, vital for expanding the horizons of young minds, around £180 per visit—every aspect adds to the final total we sadly must pass on in our final voyage fee.

Sponsorship isn't just financial aid; it's the cornerstone that bridges the gap between the aspirations of these young participants and the practicality of organising an experience that not only broadens their horizons but also instils in them so many life-changing qualities. 

Sponsors and supporters play a pivotal role in shaping the narratives of the young people taking part, extending far beyond mere financial backing. Your involvement isn't just about providing support; it's about becoming integral to the stories and successes of these aspiring sailors.

Your impact isn't confined to enabling the logistical aspects; supporters become the pillars upon which these experiences rest. Your involvement isn't just a monetary contribution; it's a message—a statement of corporate social responsibility or personal philanthropy that echoes the importance of investing in the potential and future of these young minds.

By actively engaging in the journey of these participants, you would support the voyage itself and become integral to the growth, development, and future successes of these young individuals. Your participation isn't just a footnote; it's a defining chapter in the stories of these future leaders.

Sponsors and supporters can make a tangible difference by contributing to various aspects of the #sailNL Expedition Netherlands. Below is a breakdown of areas where your support can play a pivotal role in enabling these young minds to set sail and embrace a life-changing experience:

  • Sponsoring a Young Person - £2000: 
    Provide individual funding, covering the expedition costs for a deserving young participant.

  • Food and Provisions - £150 to £5550 from 1 day to the whole voyage:
    Support the costs of meals and provisions during the expedition, ensuring participants are well-nourished throughout their journey.

  • Equipment and Gear – £560 to £6720 purchases 1 or 12 sets of waterproofs: 
    Contribute towards procuring sailing equipment, safety gear, and clothing required for the voyage.

  • Educational Visits - £130 to £560 pays for visits to museums:
    Sponsor visits to museums (Nemo Science Museum, Anne Frank House, etc.), historical sites, or educational experiences at various ports, enriching the participants' learning experience.

  • Moorings Fees - £30 to £1080 covers one night or all our visitor moorings:
    Cover the costs of moorings and docking fees, facilitating safe and secure stopovers at various ports along the route.

  • Marketing - £900 purchases crew clothing:
    Support the promotional efforts of the expedition, amplifying its reach and impact, ensuring more young individuals are aware of and can benefit from such transformative experiences.

Your backing can make a significant impact through goods and services as well. Whether providing essential supplies, equipment, or other valuable resources, every contribution, regardless of its form, plays a crucial role in shaping the success of this expedition and supporting the development of young leaders. In 2023, Both Imray and YB Tracking supported our ASPIRE360 voyage. Imray were amazing, supplying charts for the whole of the UK and supporting young people's development by donating books on Tides, Tidal Streams, and the Moon! YB Tracking supplied a satellite tracker that kept everyone ashore up to date with our location and adventures. We can't thank them enough for their support and belief this year.

By backing #sailNL Expedition Netherlands, you empower young individuals with more than just a journey; you cultivate personal growth, skill development, and resilience. Participants develop leadership qualities through experiences requiring decision-making, navigation, and teamwork, fostering a more capable and visionary generation. Investing in these young individuals translates into enhanced leadership skills applicable to education, careers, and community involvement.

As these young people evolve, they become valuable community assets, bringing back acquired skills, an exploratory spirit, and a broader perspective. This positive influence can inspire others, foster mentorship, and contribute to community well-being.

Investing in the development of young leaders has broader social and economic implications. Equipped with enhanced skills, these individuals can become change-makers, innovators, and problem-solvers, positively impacting the economy and social welfare.

Supporting these initiatives is an investment in a future where young individuals are better equipped and inspired to make meaningful contributions to society. Your invaluable support, whether through direct sponsorship, donations, or any form of assistance, can significantly impact the lives of these aspiring young leaders and contribute to shaping a better, more connected world.

If you can assist in any capacity, please get in touch with us at hello@sailadventure.co.uk or at 07481 564577. Your generosity and support will directly impact the lives of these young individuals, empowering them to become the capable and inspired leaders of tomorrow.

Thank you for considering and supporting our mission.


Morvargh Sailing Project is a Community Interest Company registered in England No: 07132688. Registered address: Willow Barn, Lower Bodwen, Redmoor, PL30 5AT


Fowey, Cornwall




+44 (0)7481 546577

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50°20'00.8"N 4°37'46.9"W

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