Be a part of the continuing history of America’s oldest working boat shop! Your membership and participation is crucial to sustaining Lowell’s through its third century of operation.



All Corporate Partnerships include:

  • Leaders at Lowell’s – Company off-site venue for strategy, training, or team building
  • Leadership Team Admission to the Boat Shop
  • Employee Discount on classes, events, merchandise and Individual/Family Memberships
  • Leadership team admission to Spring Launching and Harvest Hauling
  • Leadership Invitation to special events & Open Waterfront days
  • Office Plaque


Amesbury Skiff $5,000 Corporate Partnership benefits
Surf Dory $5,001 – $10,000 above, plus Lunch at Lowell’s
Grand Banks $10,000+ above, plus Sunset at the Boat Shop:
A waterfront evening and Additional Leaders at Lowell’s





Lowell’s Boat Shop (LBS) is seeking sponsorship to sustain its mission of perpetuating the time-honored craft of wooden boat building in America’s oldest continuously operating boat shop. These funds will be used to underwrite boat-building costs with the goal of creating a dory inventory to exhibit at boat shows, display at Lowell’s Boat Shop for prospective clients, and/or for use on the LBS waterfront. LBS proposes to accomplish this goal in the following manner:


With an individual, corporate, or foundation investment of $5,000 – $15,000, that investor will be entitled to the following benefits:
• Name engraved on the Dory Sponsorship Board at LBS to give public awareness of participating donor
• Signage at the Boat Shop during boat production
• Name engraved on the dory you sponsor
• Invitation to a launching party upon completion of your boat
• Admission to Lowell’s Boat Shop for your family or corporation’s/foundation’s members during the building process
• Use of LBS for a function or event (limited to 50 people)


Sponsored dories can serve as a lasting memorial or be sold to benefit the Boat Shop. If your dory is sold, a portion of your original investment will be placed in a revolving account to be used exclusively for the production of wooden boats. As a sponsor, your tax-deductible donation will ensure the sustained operation of Lowell’s Boat Shop and the preservation of boat building history on the banks of the Merrimack River. Please consider joining us by sponsoring the building of a dory and…


Experience the Lowell tradition!!

Click here to download a printable Dory Sponsorship form [Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader]


Support for Lowell’s Boat Shop


Please help support Lowell’s Boat Shop by sending your check today or donating through PayPal using the button below! Consider making as generous a gift as you can in support of our mission. Thank you for helping us with this important work.

Note: Fill in the amount you would like to donate in the Item Price box near the top of the left hand column in the PayPal screen that will appear after clicking this button. Thanks!

Thank You to Our Sponsors: