Leland Yacht Club Foundation

We are excited to announce the formation of LYC Foundation, an organization that will allow donations that benefit the Leland Yacht Club(LYC) to be tax deductible!


The purpose of LYC Foundation is to promote sailing and sailing instruction on the water, preserve the memories of the Yacht Club, and members past and present. The Foundation is organized for the purposes of raising, receiving and administering funds and property, both real and personal for: The perpetuation of the memory of members and past members of the Leland Yacht Club. The preservation of objects of historical and natural interest, including the Leland Yacht Club building, property, equipment, surrounding properties and its surrounding environment. Providing educational opportunities for amateur sailors through instruction, training, equipment, competition, scholarships, grants and access to the water. Funding and promoting educational opportunities for amateur sailors through local regional, national and international competitive, scientific and recreational sailing. Carry out and/or fund the charitable, educational, religious, scientific and public welfare needs of our community. Some of the uses of the funds include building improvements, sailboat purchases, whaler or pontoon purchases and scholarships.


To Donate to LYC Foundation login to the LYC Member Area of the site. We have a new link for this purpose. Thank you! Gifts to the Foundation may be made 'in the memory of' or 'in honor of' a loved one. Be sure to include the name of the person(s) being acknowledged. Tax receipts will be emailed to you for donations made through our secure site by following the link below and logging in to our members only section.
Members Login to make Make a donation
Online Application for non-members - Annual dues are $65, after application is completed you can pay for the membership online


All donors will be recognized in the members section of the LYC website.

Mailing Address: LYC Foundation * PO Box 885 * Leland, Michigan 49654

LYC Foundation Board of Directors

David Workum President
Laura Paine Treasurer
Bruce Dunn Secretary
Jeff Ragains Past Commodore
Mary Jo Grogan Website Liaison
Edward Porter Vice President