Minnesota Dragon Boat Club team members seated in our boat, with some members standing alongside looking at the camera.
A few of our Minnesota Dragon Boat Club members

The Minnesota Dragon Boat Club is a designated 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, EIN 83-3034541. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent of the law. Please contact your tax professional for advice. Your contributions as an individual will be acknowledged within our Circle of Giving which corresponds to our mission of fostering Community, Compassion, Challenge and Competition. Contact us for more information about corporate sponsorship options.

The Competition Circle of Giving includes all donations $1,000.00 and up
We seek athletic camaraderie in the dragon boating and paddling world through appropriate opportunities.

The Challenge Circle of Giving includes all donations between $500.00 – $999.00
We move out of our comfort zone and try new activities on and off the water.

The Compassion Circle of Giving includes all donations between $250.00 – $499.00
We provide everyone an opportunity to paddle.  We minimize barriers to participation.  All are welcome.

The Community Circle of Giving includes all donations up to $249.00
We provide opportunities and give back to our broader community by emphasizing the role that exercise and physical fitness have in disease prevention and management.

Please contact info@mndragonboat.org to donate

Other ways to support the Minnesota Dragon Boat Club

  • Create a fundraiser on Facebook to benefit the Minnesota Dragon Boat Club
  • Donate through GiveMN
  • Choose the Minnesota Dragon Boat Club as your charity of choice when donating through employee giving programs
  • Check to see if your employer sponsors a matching gift program to match charitable contributions made by their employees. Even if you’re retired, you may still be able to take advantage of these programs; gifts from retirees and spouses often qualify for a match.
  • Contact us to offer a donation of goods or services
  • Make a bequest to the Minnesota Dragon Boat Club by including a provision in your will or living trust, or by naming the Minnesota Dragon Boat Club as a beneficiary of a retirement plan or life insurance policy. The amount left to the club can be expressed as a dollar amount or as a percentage of the assets to be given.

THANK YOU for your support of the Minnesota Dragon Boat Club. Your generosity is one of the building blocks to our organization and will be recognized in our Annual Report.

Minnesota Dragon Boat Club (MNDBC) is a designated 501(c)3 not for profit organization that encourages the solicitation and acceptance of gifts for purposes that will help MNDBC to further and fulfill its mission. MNDBC defines a gift as a voluntary transfer of an asset given with unconditional motivation inspired by affinity, respect, admiration, or charity and with a detached and disinterested generosity.

MNDBC considers gifts to be irrevocable and free of any contractual requirements attached to said gift. The Minnesota Dragon Boat Club may accept charitable gifts, including but not limited to cash, tangible personal property or real estate deemed to be salable, and charitable gift annuities and trusts. The acceptance of all gifts will be contingent upon a review by the MNDBC Board of Directors and a determination that any and all such gifts are free of restriction and conflicts of interest and that the potential gift successfully meets the further criteria established and detailed in the Minnesota Dragon Boat Club Gift Acceptance Policies and Guidelines.