ALL HANDS TO THE HALYARDS

“ALL HANDS TO THE HALYARDS”

It is exciting to hear that Ernestina-Morrissey will be sailing soon! We will hear the call, “All hands to the halyards”, the order to get ready to raise the sails! Schooner Ernestina-Morrissey Association has committed to raising the funds for the new sails and we need “all hands” to help!

Ernestina-Morrissey needs to SAIL again! Photo Credit: Fred Leblanc

If you or your organization would be interested in sponsoring the cost of an individual sail please contact Schooner Ernestina-Morrissey Association at sails@ernestina.org for details.

There are eight sails and two groups and two individuals have pledged to sponsor four of them!

A group, Ernestina Sailing Forward has  committed to sponsoring the mainsail.  Check the announcement in the post above.

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#HomeportNB has pledged to raise the funds for the foresailWelcoming everyone who has learned to love Ernestina~Morrissey since 1982.”

The Main Gaff Topsail is sponsored Chris Parks and

the Fore Staysail (Jumbo) is sponsored by Chuck Smiler.

We are receiving donations from all the watches #CapeAnnWatch, #BartletWatch, #CapeVerdeanWatch ( Ernestina Sailing Forward), #HomeportNB Watch and #MaritimeWatch! What a great Crew Ernestina~Morrissey has!

Every donation is welcome, you too can help raise the sails, just click the yellow Donate button in the column on the top right.  You can join one of the groups above or just indicate which Watch of Ernestina~Morrissey‘s crew you want to represent when you make your donation!  A diverse crew pulling together will Raise the Sails and see Ernestina~Morrissey sailing to a bright future!

Every hand that “steps to” will receive recognition and a sponsor of a sail will have their name or the organization’s name, suitably commemorated by display on a plaque.

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Hooray for Ernestina-Morrissey!

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