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Donations are always welcomed and can be made directly through PayPal.

"SPIRIT" Fundraiser 2018

Spirit Fund

Please join our team, either physically or by adding your name to our boat. We have just purchased a new boat to support our rowers and are accepting names of survivors or cancer victims for the side of the boat and the oars. We launched all of our "spirits" on our new DRAGONFLY on May 5th, 2018 at the Genesee Waterways Center. Names can still be added after the boat dedication.

You can pay for your Spirit application online thru PayPal. YOU DO NOT NEED A PAYPAL ACCOUNT to do so. Whether you email or mail your application form or you opt to pay for your Spirit contribution thru PayPal, please be sure to complete the Spirit Fund Donor Application Form and email it to us or send it via USPS to:

Naiades Oncology Rowing
P. O. Box 22661
Rochester, NY 14692

Donation Purpose / Amount
Referring Naiades Rower
Donor Name
If you wish, you may make a donation of any amount to the SPIRIT Fund.

2018 Golf Tournament

Our 2018 Sixth Annual Golf Scramble Tournament is scheduled for Sunday, August 19, 2018 at the Lima Golf & Country Club.

Details and online registration will be available here soon. Teams of 4 can sign up for 9 or 18 holes - team categories are Men, Women and Mixed. Individual players are welcome. Registration includes golf, cart, lunch, dinner & player gifts.

Sponsor and prize donor information will be published here soon.

Our 2017 Naiades Golf Tournament at Lima Golf and Country Club offered two formats for Golf - 18 holes OR 9 holes and was our most successful tournament yet. Check out our Facebook page for pictures and details about our 2017 tournament. Thank you ALL...players, sponsors, rowers and MOTHER NATURE...for making our 2017 FIFTH ANNUAL EVENT a huge success!!!

Anyone interested in joining our committee should contact Desiree Bethmann. Thank you all! Hope to see you on the Golf Course!

Row It Forward Scholarship

The mission of Naiades Oncology Rowing is to serve the physical and emotional needs of cancer survivors through a shared rowing experience that fosters wellness, courage, determination and healing. The cost of maintaining this rowing program is considerable and is funded in significant part by fees paid by each participant.

Our mission is frustrated whenever these fees present a barrier for those most in need of experiencing the best that Naiades has to offer. For this reason, the Board of Directors has established the Row It Forward Financial Support Scholarship Program for those who need financial assistance to participate in Naiades programs. The program will be a supported by a dedicated fund and on-going donations. Please consider making a contribution to our Row It Forward Scholarship Fund.


Thank you to everyone who contributed to our team on November 28, 2017 for our annual ROC THE DAY fundraiser. Your contributions allow us to continue our mission of supporting and encouraging cancer survivors who participate with Naiades rowing.