Set Sail Trust

What we sponsor

Spring 2012 – Herm Activity week-end: In collaboration with “Outdoor Guernsey” and Herm Island, the Set Sail Trust has sponsored two Herm Island outdoor activity weekends for families with children suffering from a range of communication difficulties/social problems and for young people and youth workers recommended by Action for Children/Youth Justice. The Herm visitors had the opportunity to take part in a range of water and land based activities working in groups and individually all of which were aimed at helping to build confidence and encourage positive behaviour.

Summer 2011 – Windsurfing: Funding to provide the Guernsey Sailing Trust’s Team 15 with seven new windsurfing rigs to help school children windsurf at Ladies Bay.

June 2011 – Pilot Cutters Week:> see schools sailing programme aboard Merlin and Polly Agatha

July 2010 – Pilot Cutters Week Schools sailing programme aboard Morwenna and Amelie Rose

October 2008 – Guernsey Youth Services – 50% funding for nine members of Brock Road Youth Centre to participate in week aboard “Leader”

September 2008 – Fund and awareness-raising cocktail reception aboard tall ship JR Tolkein

2008 – Donation to La Mare de Carteret School for students to participate in sailing expedition on Gemervesence as part of their Duke of Edinburgh awards scheme

2008 – Funding provided to Sea Cadets to participate in sail training aboard TS Royalist

September 2007 – Reception at Government House for invited guests to celebrate first anniversary of trust and promote its activities – fundraising opportunity

June 2007 – Provided 80% funding for five students from Granville House to participate in a sailing week aboard Gemervescence

September 2006 – The Set Sail Charitable trust was launched by founder trustees, Cable & Wireless, Deutsche Bank and Long Port Group with a cocktail reception aboard “Kaskelot”, a three masted barque – additional donations to the trust were received

Contact Us

Contact Details

Set Sail Trust
First Floor Suite, Bordage House
Le Bordage, St Peter Port
Guernsey GY1 1BU


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