STEM Funshop with TopSail

Join us at Banning’s Landing on March 21st for a free family-friendly STEM event sponsored by the Port of Los Angeles.  We’ll be showcasing our TopSail STEM Program – a pilot program that it is in full swing with Wilmington Middle School.  STEM learning has always been part of our TopSail program, but now we’re…


STEM Waterfront Education

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE REDONDO BEACH, CA – January 28th, 2015 – King Harbor Boating Foundation’s Waterfront Education (WE) is an engaging and interactive form of education which fosters discovery learning utilizing local waters as nature’s classroom. Los Angeles Maritime Institute’s TopSail Youth Program uses hands-on experiences at sea to provide an array of social, education and…


TopSail Sheet e-Newsletter, Spring 2014

Published quarterly, The TopSail Sheet is chock-full of news about Los Angeles Maritime Institute, TopSail Youth Program & happenings. Click here to read our TopSail Sheet e-Newsletter, Spring 2014

2014 Annual Appeal

Keep extraordinary at-sea experiences afloat for L.A.’s youth.  Your contribution will be matched dollar for dollar up to $25,000.  Donate now!  Read annual appeal letter


Holiday Adventure Sails

Join us for an unforgettable Family Adventure as we join the Port of LA in celebrating Holidays by the Sea at the new Downtown Harbor.

Swift Birthday Party

Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 5:00pm. We’re celebrating the 1939 launch of the Swift of Ipswich, once the personal yacht of actor James Cagney. It’s a TopSail “Friendraiser” and Volunteer Appreciation Party too! More details can be found on our Facebook page.