Sponsorship Opportunities

Increase your visibility in the community

Build employee pride and teamwork

Help Urban Boatbuilders continue to support  local youth

Urban Boatbuilders utilizes a unique and highly effective approach to empower youth to build academic achievement, vocational skills, and economic independence. Through two signature programs, the Partnership Program and the Apprenticeship Program, Urban Boatbuilders serves hundreds of youth across Saint Paul and the metro area each year.

  • $500 – Sponsor the materials to build one boat

    Impact : We empower our youth to build an average of 15 boats per year

  • $1,000 – Sponsor a ‘youth wilderness adventure‘ in the BWCA

    Impact: 25 youth experience the wilderness with Urban Boatbuilders each summer

  • $2,500 – Sponsor an experience in the apprenticeship program

    Impact: 50 youth benefit from our Apprenticeship Program each year

  • $5,000 – Sponsor a local school boatbuilding project

    Impact: We work with approximately 20 partners each year to deliver high quality building instruction

  • $20,000Sponsor our shop for one year

    Impact: We host over 1,000 visitors, youth, and volunteers in our space each year

For additional information or to become a sponsor, please contact Michael Wurth at (651) 644-9225 or [email protected].

*Sponsorships include a variety of deliverables (logo inclusion, social media shares, branded collateral) dependent upon level of giving. Please be in touch with Michael, above, for further details. 

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Thank You to Our Sponsors!

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