Maine Ocean School Foundation Captains’ Dinner

2nd Annual MOSF Captains' Dinner

This year we’re honoring Captain Wayne Hamilton with presentation of our first Annual Maine Ocean School Maritime Leadership Award. Guest speaker will be Jon Nass, Chief Executive Officer, Maine Port Authority

The Annual Captains’ Dinner is our major fundraising event of the summer season. We rely on your  support as the Foundation works to assist the Maine Ocean School reach its’ full potential.  Your presence at this event will help us fulfill the School’s  goals.

You may purchase a ticket at the door as well as make a reservation in advance, or simply make a monetary donation at this time. Call us at 207 323-3250 or email for more information, or print and complete this  RSVP and mail it to us with your check or payment information.

Saturday August 10,2019
Samoset Resort 220 Warrenton St. Rockport, Me. 04856
Bay Point Ballroom
5 pm  cash bar
6 pm – 8 pm Dinner
Guest Speaker  Jon Nass
Cost $125 per person

Filet Mignon, Chicken Marsala, Oven Roasted Salmon, Porcini & Mushroom Strudel

2nd. Annual Maine Ocean School Foundation Captain’s Dinner

The 2nd. Annual Captain’s Dinner,  will be held August 10, 2019 at the Samoset Resort , 220 Warrenton St.  Rockport Maine.

Join us in honoring Mr. Wayne Hamilton with the

Maine Ocean School Foundation Maritime Leadership Award

Watch for invitations in the mail.

for more information contact as at

2019 Spring Events!!!

The Maine Ocean School Foundation is excited to announce. We Will Be There!! Save these dates.

Maine Fisherman’s Forum
February 28 – March 2nd,  at
Samoset Resort Rockport Maine


Maine Boat Builders Show
March 22-24th, at
512 Warren St. Portland Maine

• Come and meet students and staff of the Maine Ocean School. Hear from them about their exciting  inaugural  year.
• Come and  meet the Foundation .  Learn about the future plans for the Maine Ocean School .
• See how you can get involved! Contact Us.


Thank you for helping to open The Maine Ocean School

Dear Friends of the Maine Ocean School. On behalf of the Maine Ocean School Foundation, THANK YOU for becoming part of our maritime focused family during our first semester. Your contributions along with our angel donor Wayne Hamilton, helped open the doors to this innovative school.

As you consider giving just a little more this calendar year PLEASE make an additional investment to our school through the Maine Ocean Scool Foundation

“Blow more wind behind our sails this holiday season”


Please Visit:


Visit the school on Facebook and see all the amazing activities our inaugural class has been doing.

Boat Challenge come out and watch

Maine Ocean School students are challenged with constructing a boat using cardboard, wood, and/or foam. No power tools allowed.

The boat must float for 40 minutes with all team members aboard.

come out and watch the fun!!

Jan 9th.  11 :30 to 1 p.m.

Waldo YMCA

157 Lincolnville Ave. 

Belfast Maine 04915


Double Your Gift On Giving Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Maine Ocean School Students Learning to Read Charts at Penobscot Marine Museum in Searsport Maine

We are THE MAINE OCEAN SCHOOL FOUNDATION and when YOU give on GIVING TUESDAY we can complete a generous match – double your gift!

Give a gift to the Maine Ocean School via The Maine Ocean School Foundation on GIVING TUESDAY, November 27, 2018, and a generous, anonymous donor will double the generosity! All donations are tax deductible.

As a new, strong regional educational partner, The Maine Ocean School is “underway!!” With your support we will be able to double or triple our amazing first year enrollment – YOU can help expand this “hands on, minds on” Maritime focused experience for more deserving, motivated, excited future maritime industry family members!!!!

Full steam ahead for Maine Ocean School
– By Fran Gonzalez


#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.  After you give to the Maine Ocean School Foundation, post something with the hash tag #GivingTuesday and encourage your friends, fellow employees, and family members to consider giving too. Double your giving dollars by choosing Giving Tuesday.

As a global  giving community, we can  keep the Maine Ocean School afloat, create opportunity for Maine youth,  and strengthen Maine’s maritime economy well into the future.

Learn more about Giving Tuesday and how you can participate by supporting local non-profits here.