HOTS is 100% funded through the generosity of private individuals, local community organizations, and business leaders. We ask for your help to make this program as accessible as possible, and to help strengthen the lives and confidence of these future adults, parents, and leaders.
As a non-profit 501(c)3 organization we invite aboard every teen who wants to be a part of this unique experience.
Please help HOTS to embrace and support every interested student, regardless of finncial limitations.
HEART OF THE STORM is a 501c3 non-profit organization, all donations are tax deductible
Thank you for making a donation to help the HOTS program succeed.
Deck Hand $25. -$99.
Third Mate $100 – $999.
Second Mate $1000. – $4,999.
First Mate $5,000 – $9,999.
Captain $10,000 and above
Original Art Fund Raiser
Enjoy this beautiful original water color-embellished print: Aliento Hope Town, by renowned artist Steve Kuzma. Give with joy and enthusiasm. This painting will remind you how much you love sailing, boats, children and the salty wind in your hair. When you purchase a print your dollars go toward our scholarship fund which allows all students in need to benefit from a HOTS expedition.
Eight prints available. Approximate size: 18 x 24 (unframed) $200, framed $550. Smaller size approximately 13 x 17 prints available upon request. Frames are made with re-claimed boat wood. Local delivery/ or pick up for framed prints.
Give us a call: 207.266.9274
Thank you to Our Supporters
Kershaw Foundation Charitable Trust
Bar Harbor Bank & Trust
Blue Hill Acupuncture
Toppins Diesel & Marine Service
Trade Winds Market Place
Blue Hill Healing
Five Element Acupuncture
The Blue Hill Coop
Down East Properties
Mid-Atlantic Christian University
WaterBoat Marina- Boston
A very grateful deep thank you to:
Judy and Bryan Rich