Join us for a day of boat racing, barbecuing and having fun while raising funds for an important cause!

Regatta: Saturday, September 6th, 2014
12:00pm – 7:30pm

Location: Santa Barbara Yacht Club

This year marks the 10th Annual Santa Barbara Yacht Club Charity Regatta benefiting Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care. Since its inception, this event has raised over $887,000 so that Santa Barbara families have access to compassionate, quality home health and hospice care. Guests gather at the Yacht Club for a special champagne toast and water cannon salute before heading out on spectator boats for front row seats of the race. After the finish of the race, both crew and observers head back to the Yacht Club to enjoy a delicious barbecue, lively music, spirited conversation and a wonderful program. This has become a signature event in Santa Barbara, and we hope you will help us deliver another memorable Charity Regatta to the Santa Barbara community

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Detailed registration information will be available on August 1st.

For additional information, please contact Elizabeth Adams at 805-690-6261. Click here to view photos and information from the 2013 Charity Regatta.

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Thank You to Our Supporters

VNHC is grateful for the Yacht Club’s ongoing support through the Charity Regatta for ten consecutive years, and to all the event supporters who help us meet our charitable mission!


The Bank of Santa Barbara
Impulse Advanced Communications

Vice Commodore

Hutton Parker Foundation

Rear Commodore

Ann & Ed Brady
Schlinger Chrisman Foundation
Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care Board of Directors
Young Construction

Staff Commodore

Brown & Brown Insurance
Susan & Riley Bechtel
Marlys & Ron Boehm
Karen & Jack Byers
Byram Healthcare
The Dreier Family
Hollister & Brace
Jeffrey Berkus Architects, Inc.
Mozilo Family Foundation
Seed, Mackall LLP
Kate & Mark Shevitz
Wells Fargo Private Bank

1st Mate

Brenda Blalock & Alan Porter
Susan & Riley Bechtel
Mary & Dick Compton
Sheri Eckmann
Freeland Family Charitable Trust
Holland Electronics
Wayne Rosing
Judy & George Writer

2nd Mate

American Global Standards
Leslie & Earl Armstrong
AGIA, Inc.
Cheryl Bench
Sandy & Dennis Boneck
Sherrill & Peter Churchill
Major General Philip Conley
Thomas Dabney
Eileen Davis
Anna & Dennis Friederich
Joanne & Scott Gordon
Shari & Bill Guilfoyle
Pamela & Christopher Haskell
Vikki & Robin Hunt
Elaine Iddings
Paul Johnson
The Kallman Family
Teresa & John Koontz
Larry Leveille
Francie & Peter Lufkin
Dan McCammon
Charice & Art Morel
Judy Muller
Nasif, Hicks, Harris & Co.
Lorraine & Keith Reichel
Gerry Rubin
Jo & David Sadecki
Al Salzer
Santa Barbara Yacht Club Women
Seacoast Yachts
Jean & Homer Smith


Joanne Dal Pozzo
Mary Hoenigman
Rita & Chris Lewis

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