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Schooner Ernestina-Morrissey Association, Inc

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photo by Roland Morin

The Schooner Ernestina-Morrissey Association, Inc. (SEMA) is a 501c(3) not-for-profit corporation with the purpose of raising funds to provide for the maintenance, equipment, manning, programming and operation of the Schooner Ernestina ex Effie M. Morrissey as a sail training vessel, school ship, and educational enterprise.

Director Polly Zajac is working to restore the website. When it is ready we will transfer the SEMA information, donations and sign-ups there.

Please excuse the content, the buttons below work, we are still working on the rest of the page.

This button will bring you to the PayPal website where you can donate with your credit card or log in if you have a PayPal account. Fill in the "check" with your donation amount and click "Update Total" This will bring you to the payment page. You do not have to register for PayPal, just click "continue" next to the credit card logos to bring you to the "pay with credit card" page. This is a secure transaction.

If you prefer you can send a check to SEMA, P.O. Box 2995 New Bedford, MA 02741
SEMA Membership Levels

$1,000+ Second Century Club
$500 - $999 Captain
$250 - $499 Navigator
$125 - $249 Explorer
$60 - $124 Shipmate
$30 - $59 Dorymate
Thank You for your tax deductible donation. Every bit helps us get closer to the day Ernestina sails again!
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Just type your email address in the box click, "join", then fill in the blanks on the Registration page.

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Fair Winds,
SEMA Directors:
Ms. Mary Anne McQuillan, President, Mr. Julius Britto, Vice President, Robert Hildreth, Secretary, Mr. John Buddy Andrade, Captain Willi Bank,
Mr. John Bullard, Mr. Christopher Davis, Mr. Marc Pires, Ms. Polly Zajac