May 2018

Skate School transformed the relationships with the kids who started watching out for Fosters’ property and the vandalism stopped.

Voyage Chicago / Read Full Article



April 2017

Our kids had never been on a sailboat, some of them had never even seen Lake Michigan before. It was unlike any other sailing trips I’ve been on. It’s not just about sailing, it’s about youth development.

Michael Trout, YMEN / Watch the Video



january 2017

Dr. Chandy is a licensed clinical psychologist who sits on the board of Carpe Ventus. Listen in as she talks about the character building elements of risk taking, building bridges and adventure.

Kin City / Listen to the Podcast




Youth mentorship has dramatically beneficial results so we are excited to be sharing our passion for sailing in a way that helps youth and their mentors thrive while making Chicago a better place to live.

Yachting Chicago Magazine / Read Full Article (pg.50)




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WGN Radio host, Steve Cochran, interviewed Founder and Executive Director, David Foster, for Giving Tuesday. Take a listen! We particularly loved the intro song choice - well played!