New Video about LAMI

New Video about LAMI Shines a Light on our Impact

Check out a wonderful new video about LAMI that was created earlier this year as part of Lee Williams’ Faces & Places series for LA Move, in collaboration with Koven Video Productions. Lee Williams is also a Commissioner on the Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners, and you can read the poignant remarks he shared at a recent Harbor Commission Meeting.

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LAMI Mural Unveiling

Celebrating Our Community and Community Partnerships

Members of our community came together on Saturday, December 9, 2023 for our annual party celebrating the holidays, our volunteers and the Swift of Ipswich’s birthday. December 9 was also a beautiful day to celebrate the San Pedro Waterfront Arts District’s collaborative project that led to the mural on the side of historic Building G!

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Celebrating Captain Bruce Heyman's 10 years at the helm

Celebrating 10 Years at the Helm

We’re celebrating our fearless leader, Captain Bruce Heyman, as he marks 10 years at the helm of LAMI as of December 2023! One of our community partners, Olga Chavez of Marathon Petroleum Corporation, joined us in celebrating Bruce’s incredible 10-year journey. There’s so much to say about him, but we’re simply going to let his words speak for themself.

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Check out our year-end update!

Captain’s Log – Winter 2023 Update

A lot has changed in the 31 years since the Los Angeles Maritime Institute was founded, and I am proud to share that in our 30th year, we got closer to providing this immersive experience to the numbers of youth we served pre-pandemic.

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Great Nonprofits - 2023 Top-Rated Nonprofit

You Did It – We’re a Top-Rated Nonprofit for 2023!

We’re a top-rated nonprofit because of you! The certificate says, “Your organization has achieved Top-Rated status for 2023 from your community on GreatNonprofits,” and they’re exactly right. You – our amazing community – made this happen, and we are so grateful.

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Campers on the bowsprit

Captain’s Log – Summer 2023 Update

We’ve had a great summer here at LAMI, and I wanted to share a few stories with you that show how we’ve fulfilled our mission of “empowering youth to discover their greatest potential through extraordinary at-sea experiences aboard educational sailing vessels.”

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Holiday Harbor Boat Parade

Holiday Harbor Boat Parade

Join us for this wonderful tradition – a great way to get in the holiday spirit. This sail usually sells out, so get your tickets early! Saturday, December 2, 2023, 5:00 – 9:00 PM, $75 – Adult, $25 – Child (12 & Under)

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