Burlington Free Press: Two $1M gifts launch Burlington sailing center

Posted by on Dec 8, 2016 in In the news

Joel Banner Baird , Free Press Staff Writer 7:46 a.m. EST November 16, 2016

The tossing of ceremonial anchors on Tuesday made it official: A new home for the Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center on Burlington’s waterfront is underway.

A pair of $1 million gifts to the nonprofit, announced at the groundbreaking, ensures that the facility will open as scheduled this summer, officials said.