BaySail (Bay City, MI)


  • Name:Jennifer Acker

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:BaySail
  • Address:105 Fifth Street, 2nd Floor
    Bay City, MI 48708
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:989-895-5193
  • Main fax:989-460-1472

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  • Mission:
  • To foster environmental stewardship of the Saginaw Bay Watershed and the Great Lakes Ecosystem and to provide personal development opportunities for learners of all ages and abilities through ship board and land based educational experiences.

  • History:
  • BaySail is a 501 (c) 3 organization founded in 1997 for the purpose of providing life-changing programs aboard a tall ship Appledore IV. The core of BaySail's programming initiatives is environmental education; although, the organization also offers character-building sail training programs targeted at youth aged 12 to 18. BaySail supports its non-profit educational and character-building programs through a series of activities that are available to the general public. BaySail offers a variety of educational programs in two broad areas:
    - Environmental Education (Science Under Sail, History Under Sail, EcoSail, and pre- and in-service teacher training opportunities)
    - Sail Training (Windward Bound, Journey to the Sea, and MailSail)
    BaySail and it's programing are unique to the Saginaw Bay Watershed and the region.

  • Year established:1997
  • Endowment:Unknown


  • Executive / Trustee board size:10
  • Advisory board size:
  • Staff size:10


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:None
  • Tax ID:38-3378118

IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:383378118
  • Organization Name:BAY SAIL
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:
  • Care Of Name:% SHIRLEY ROBERTS
  • Organization Address:107 5TH STREET 2ND FLOOR
  • Organization City:BAY CITY
  • Organization State:MI
  • Organization Zip:48708-4624
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):1
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Charitable Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:January, 1999
  • Deductibility Code:1
  • Foundation Code:16
  • Foundation Code Desc.:Organization that normally receives no more than one third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes. 509(a)(2)
  • Activity Code(s):
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):
  • Organization Code:1 (Corporation)
  • Exempt Org. Status Code:01 (Unconditional Exemption)
  • Tax Period:December, 2016
  • Filing Requirement Category:01 (990 (all other) or 990EZ return)
  • Accounting Period:December
  • NTEE Code:I21
  • Asset Amount:$546,310
  • Asset Code:5 ($500,000 - $999,999)
  • Income Amount:$763,715
  • Income Code:5 ($500,000 - $999,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$763,715
  • Last Updated:3/23/2018 4:04:43 am

This information is directly from the IRS Exempt Organization Business Master File at Exempt Organizations Business Master File Extract. This information is not under the control of the Common Grant Application and is collected and compiled and can only be changed by the IRS.