Join Us - Your participation matters!

When you join the Mathews Maritime Foundation, you help us preserve, promote, research, document, and provide educational resources for the public regarding the past and future maritime activities associated with Mathews County, Virginia.

Tax Deductible Annual Membership Fees
Individual $25
Family $35
Contributor $50
Friend $100
Patron $250

In addition to a membership card, Mathews Maritime Foundation members receive a subscription to The Broadside, a 10% discount at the Museum Gift Shop, and special access to nautical magazines and the Lending Library.

3 Ways to Join or Renew your membership:

1) Print and mail application

[Download application]

Print, fill out, and mail w/check to:

Mathews Maritime Foundation
PO Box 1201
Mathews, VA 23109-1201


2) Make a 1-time 1-year payment

Select your membership level below.

Provide your name and phone number.

Use Join button to complete your 1-time transaction.

Membership Levels

3) Set up automatic renewal

Select your membership level below.

Provide your name and phone number.

Use the Join button to complete your initial transaction, and to set up automatic renewal.

Membership Levels



The Broadside

The Mathews Maritime Foundation’s newsletter, The Broadside, keeps you informed of the year's happenings.

Latest Issue

August 2013
January 2013
December 2011
December 2010
July 2010
April 2010
December 2009
August 2009
April 2009
January 2009
September 2008
June 2008

Volunteer Opportunities

Needed: Docents for Museum tours (April-Nov.)

Cotact Dennis

Ongoing Opportunities:
Maritime Heritage Day
Speakers 's Meetings
Oral History
Peggy renovation, maintenance, tours
Broadside newsletter
Web Site maintenance
Donor Boat Program
Model boatbuilding
Poster contests
Kayak Camp
Chesapeake Bay Day
Maritime Heritage Trail
Family Boatbuilding

Interested? We would be grateful for your assistance, and think you'll enjoy working with others who share your interests.