Nautical Safety Foundation Delivers Over 700 Life Jackets in 2017

Nautical Safety Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization, delivered over 700 life jackets to major water safety organizations for their life jacket loaner stations throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington in 2017. The National Water Safety Board also awarded the Nautical Safety Foundation with their Regional award for promoting safety on the water this past summer.

IOBG Nautical Safety Foundation Delivers Over 500 Life Jackets

IOBG Nautical Safety Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization, partnered with U.S. Distributing (owned by Englund Marine Supply) to purchase and deliver over 500 life jackets to major water safety organizations for life jacket loaner stations throughout Oregon. The Oregon State Marine Board awarded IOBG a $2500 grant to purchase new life jackets. “It is very rewarding … Read more…

IOBG Nautical Safety Foundation Donates Over 60 Life Jackets to Hagg Lake

Portland, OR – (February 11, 2016 for immediate release) International Order of the Blue Gavel (IOBG) Nautical Safety Foundation announced today that it has provided over 60 lightly used life jackets to the Safe Kids of Washington County to be used at their life jacket kiosks at Hagg Lake. These lightly used life jackets were … Read more…

Announcing “Save A Life” Life Jacket Recycling Program

The “Save A Life” program is available throughout the Portland Metro area at participating yacht clubs, marinas and other boating facilities. “There is a tremendous need for life jackets throughout our area to make boating and water based activities safer for everyone.  District 5 IOBG leadership is very excited to expand our life jacket donation … Read more…