Philadelphia Wooden Boat Factory is a community based non-profit and all gifts are 100% tax deductable. Donations can be made via cash, check or credit card. Gifts made with a credit card via Just Give are subject to a small processing fee.


You can make a gift to PWBF with a credit card at or by downloading a donation form. For more information, or to learn about special giving opportunities, contact Brett Hart, Executive Director.

In Kind Gifts and Wish List

Do you have a service that you or your corporation can provide for the shop? Or, do you have tools, books, computers, desks, chairs that you can share with the program? Let us know,, or visit our wish list to view a list of items we need.

Special Events

Attend a special event, or fundraiser. Events are scheduled throughout the year and include a lecture series, boat regattas, student prepared dinners, talent shows and our annual holiday bash. .


PWBF depends on the talent and expertise of volunteers to help deliver programming, create infrastructure, and maintain and grow the organization within the community. Please fill out a volunteer application form.