CISF inspires and empowers people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities by engaging them with the marine environment of Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay through sailing & education.
The Conanicut Island Sailing Foundation is built on the following core values that drive every decision that we make and every program that we offer:
Opportunity – Foster competence and confidence on the water and in the marine environment by offering affordable access to boating opportunities & marine education instruction on Narragansett Bay.
Education – Provide environmental and science-based programming, with a focus on fun and hands-on learning
Stewardship – Through education & personal impact awareness, create generations of informed marine and environmental stewards
Positive Youth Development – Use sailing as a platform for personal growth, provide confidence-building, leadership, & team work opportunities