SailFuture is a comprehensive child welfare agency and tuition-free private school based in St. Petersburg, Florida. The organization innovates and develops effective programs for high-risk youth, particularly youth in foster care, including the opportunity to participate in month-long sailing expeditions which reinforce life skills and vocational training.
Florida Community Loan Fund has provided financing for the purchase and renovation of 2 group homes and a school building for SailFuture Academy. The group homes combine sailing with learning life skills. The school, SailFuture Academy, offers alternative education with customized learning. Learn more about FCLF and SailFuture here.
ABC News featured SailFuture in their America Strong series. Click here or on the image below to view the story about SailFuture from ABC News.