Sunderland Boat Club House Expansion

we are looking into the possibility of expanding the Boathouse for the future and we require funding to achieve this goal. If you are interested in making a donation, no matter how big or small, please donate to our justgiving page


Friend of the club

is our initiative to allow past and present stay connected and support the club. Friends will be sent quarterly updates on the Club’s activities, and invited to brilliant events that bring everyone together, including an annual party.

you will also be entered in to the club lottery, from just £5, with monthly prize draws for cash prizes, with half of all proceeds going to Sunderland Rowing Club to fund the club and its activities.

To support us as a Friend of the Club please select how much you would like to contribute a month from the links below. The links will open in GoCardless where you can complete your Friends of the Club Direct Debit details.

Sponsoring is good for you and good for us.

With your organisation’s support, we can build on our success, offer better opportunities to our members and greater accessibility to rowing to more people in Sunderland. We can continue our work with local schools, encouraging children to participate in sport and promote an active and healthy lifestyle across Sunderland.

How you could support us

  • £30,000: eight boat
  • £15,000: four boat
  • £12:000: double boat
  • £8,000: single boat
  • £7,500: a new safety boat
  • £3,200: a set of eight oars
  • £900: a new rowing machine
  • £150 for a rigger
  • £100 for a seat

What your sponsorship could buy

visitors and locals who watch our boats rowing down the river wear, seven days a week. We also tow our boats along some of England’s busiest roads. We compete on rivers and lakes in big events, .

By sponsoring us, you’re with us every step of the way:

  • Your name and logo on our website
  • Promotion of your brand on our social media channels
  • Your name on our boats, our trailer, our launch
  • Your name on our boats during Regattas’ YouTube race coverage
  • Your name and logo on our racing kit and training clothing
  • Your name and logo on boards and promotional material at our events

Make a massive difference. Talk to the treasurer about how you and/or your organisation can support rowing in Sunderland

You can support us by shopping online!

Every time you shop online via easyfundraising at one of the 3,300 retailers including John Lewis, Sainsbury’s and, a donation will be made to Sundland Rowing Club and it won’t cost you an extra penny.

It’s really simple to get started: click the button and Sign up for free!

Get shopping – your donations will be collected by easyfundraising and automatically sent to Sunderland Rowing Club. It couldn’t be easier! There are no catches or hidden charges and Sunderland Rowing Club will be really grateful for your donations.

Easyfundraising Club Page
£- from n/a supporters

20 April 2024

Weʼve received £1,360 to purchase two pairs of new blades and two mesh banners to promote our 'Free Learn to Row' sessions

Special thank you everyone at Merkur Group Uk for this dontaion.

16 April 2023

Weʼve received gardening equipment to help with boat house maintenance!

Special thank you to Naomi and Downey Diy for this dontaion.

1st August 2023

Tesco community grants

Weʼve received £1500 to help more people out on the water!

Special thank you to Tesco and Sunderland community for voting for our club.

21st June 2023

The Barbour Foundation

Weʼve received £2,000 to put towards a new boat!

Special thank you the The Barbour Foundation team for this money.

1st April 2023

Magic Little Grants

Weʼve received £500 to help purchase tools for boat repair!

Special thank you the Magic Little Grants team for this money.


Sport England

Weʼve received £10,000 to buy a Touring Boat!

Special thank you to sport england for buying our Touring Boat to help teach new member how to row.

7rd December 2023

Weʼve raised £2,369 to Help us get more people Rowing!

Special thank you Sunderland city council and everyone who help raising this money for the club.

28th October 2023

Weʼve raised £1285.35 to Help us start club house expansion!

Special thank you to everyone who attend our race and help us raising this money for the club.

23rd December 2022

Weʼve raised £563 to support the purchase of a new boat!

Special thank you Martin Murphy for raising money for the club.

21st December 2019

Weʼve raised £150 to help fund equipment!

Special thank you to Carrie Richardson and Graham Ord for raising money for the club.

21st December 2019

Weʼve raised £225 to help fund for boat refurbishments!

Special thank you to Sarah Hodge for raising money for the club.

20th November 2016

Weʼve raised £60 to Help fund new equipment!

Special thank you to Sarah Hodge for raising money for the club.