TheYachtMarket.com to sponsor Charity Dinner and Auction

Post by: TheYachtMarket News
15 May 2019

Turn to Starboard is excited to announce TheYachtMarket.com as the title sponsor of the sailing charity’s first ever London-based Charity Dinner and Auction.

The glittering fundraising event, held in aid of the charity which supports Armed Forces personnel affected by military service, takes place on Thursday June 20th at the magnificent Drapers’ Hall in central London.

Founded in 2003, TheYachtMarket.com provide a global online marketplace for boats and yachts for sale and represents brokers in over 120 countries. The company offer a wide range of marketing resources for its brokers, dealers and marine advertisers.

Turn to Starboard CEO and founder, Shaun Pascoe, said: “We are delighted and proud to partner with TheYachtmarket.com for our first-ever London based Charity Dinner and Auction. This collaboration is a fantastic opportunity to reach out to a global audience through a highly reputable brand to raise awareness of the event and our work supporting injured veterans from across the UK through sailing. It’s exciting to be hosting such a fabulous event at a prestigious location and we’re looking forward to ensuring all our guests have an amazing evening while helping to raise funds.”

Guests at the black-tie event are invited to enjoy a champagne reception, fine dining and bid on a wide array of unique and extraordinary prizes and experiences. Items for the live auction include a private aerobatic display, a box at The Albert Hall and a luxury holiday on a private island.

Richard W. Roberts, CEO and Founder of TheYachtMarket.com added: “We are proud and delighted to be supporting such a wonderful organisation which has been paramount in the recovery of so many ex-service personnel.”

Turn to Starboard uses sail training to support Armed Forces personnel affected by military operations from its base at Falmouth in Cornwall. Launched in 2014, the charity believes sailing has a therapeutic effect on those affected by military operations and has helped many gain RYA sailing qualifications to help start new careers in the marine industry. The charity recently reached a major milestone after providing 2,500 sailing opportunities to injured veterans and their families.

To find out more or to book your place, or donate your own unique auction lot, contact Event Coordinator Ellen Przybylska on 01326 314262 or email, ellen@turntostarboard.co.uk.

For more information turntostarboard.co.uk/charity-dinner-auction/.