FWF is a 99% Volunteer Operation

..and all are appreciated from Captains to Office Workers!

Freedom Waters Foundation is always seeking volunteers who are energetic and will be focused on achieving our mission, assisting in our programs, and “Making it Happen”.  Everyday volunteers make a difference for others in Freedom Waters Foundation. Some volunteer as boat captains and crew, some volunteer as office help, some volunteer as Board/Committee members – all of you make a tremendous impact in the most positive ways for others.

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78 Donated Vessels in 2014

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Volunteer Application

FWF is a 99% volunteer based organization

There are a variety of opportunities to be an active member!

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Volunteer Job Descriptions

Board of Directors and Board Committees:


Weller DaysAdaptive Sailing Program/RegattaFishing Tournaments:
Boat RecruitmentSailing InstructorsBoat Captains
Boat CaptainsDockhandsRegistration
Boat FWF Representative/CrewBoatswainsPhotographers
PhotographerRegatta VolunteersFundraising/Sponsors
Special Public Events:
Stone Crab Festival, Winterfest Boat Parade, Nina and Pinta

Fundraising Events:

Dania Beach Flea Market
Mariner Event
Naples Event

Office Assistance

Special Event Volunteers

Assist staff with entire event: planning, preparing, sponsorships, in-kind donations, activities at the event; clean up and follow up.

Special Public Events:

  • Stone Crab Festival – Secure raffle items, set-up, attendance at event; tear down; call raffle winners
  • Winterfest Boat Parade – Help with inviting FWF participants; set-up; supervision of children; clean up.
  • Nina and Pinta – Assist Nina and Pinta staff with crowd control.

Fundraising Events:

  • Dania Beach Flea Market – Solicit marine equipment donations, assist with set- up, selling, clean up and follow up.
  • Kind Mariners Ball – Planning and implementation of fundraising event.
  • Naples Event – Planning and implementation of fundraising event.


  • Office Assistance – Assist staff with: data input, mass mailings, copying, filing, organization
  • Photographer/Videographer – as needed