Endowment

Year-end Endowment Update – 2017

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The WMRC Endowment had another good year, increasing from ~$21,500 at the end of 2016 to ~$34,000 at the end of 2017. Thanks to our all-star roster of donors, we received over $9,000 in endowment donations which was the primary driver of the increase in our endowment balance. In addition to these contributions, the endowment […]

Endowment

WMRC 50/50 Campaign Update

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The 2017 WMRC 50/50 Campaign is well underway and we have already raised 25% of our $25,000 goal. This is a great start, but we need your help to see this campaign to the finish line! The proceeds of this fundraising campaign will be used to purchase a new King 8+ (yes, another one!) and […]

Equipment

New (to us) Launch Motor!

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Friends of Tribe Rowing made another equipment purchase to keep the rowers and their coaches in high gear this fall – a used Tohatsu 9.8HP motor. This new motor will help the coaches focus on the rowers, so they can perfect their technique! We were fortunate enough to split this purchase with the Williamsburg Boat […]

Equipment

Summer Equipment Refresh, Part 2

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Friends of Tribe Rowing just made another equipment purchase to get the fleet ready for the fall season.  This time, we were able to purchase 16 new pairs of Vespoli shoes to replace the shoes in two boats!  Check out the new shoes below and thanks to the generous donors who made this possible!  

Equipment

Summer Equipment Refresh

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What better way to use some extra down time during the summer than to upgrade the team’s equipment? Friends of Tribe Rowing just purchased a bunch of new aluminum tracks to replace some of the slides in the team’s boats along with two new NK wiring harnesses.  Thanks to the generous donors who made this […]

Equipment

New NK Gear!!

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Thanks to our generous donors that stepped up in response to the team’s spring wishlist, Friends of Tribe Rowing was able to purchase two new CoxBox Bundles for Tribe Rowing! These bundles include a CoxBox and all the necessary accessories, including a microphone, charger, carrying case and maintenance kit. Check out the new gear below […]

Equipment

Spring 2017 WMRC Wishlist

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WMRC could use a few new pieces of equipment to upgrade older boats and ensure that they are ready for SIRAs this weekend as well as the remaining spring regattas. Check out these select items from the WMRC Wishlist which would be particularly helpful and donate if you can! Coach Graham Ludmer and Tribe Rowing […]

Meetings

2017 Annual Meeting and Rower Social

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FWR will be holding its annual meeting at 4:00pm on Saturday, April 1, 2017. The meeting will be held in Northern Virginia at the Lorton Library. The location is conveniently located approximately 7 miles or 17 minutes away from Sandy Run Regional Park, where the Tribe will be racing in the Occoquan Sprints Regatta on […]

How to Donate

Donate Now to One Tribe One Day

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Today is the One Tribe One Day!!! In case you missed it, THIS FUNDRAISER IS ALL ABOUT PARTICIPATION, NOT SIZE OF DONATION!!! In an effort to demonstrate to WM the importance of the rowing team to the community, we are challenging friends, family, and alumni to donate $5 to the One Tribe One Day Fundraiser.  Our […]