Start a Chapter
Be Part of the Change.
In order to provide this open-water experience to more people domestically and internationally, we need your help in starting chapters in your own community. We will provide the resources and information to host your own paddle days and continue our mission. Please refer to the guide book below and contact us if you are interested in starting your own AFF chapter!
Oceans of Opportunity
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can a chapter be located?
Anywhere in the world near a flat body of water would work! Key points to consider when choosing choosing a paddle day location include: Ease of access to the water, parking, wheelchair accessibility.
What are the initial costs?
The initial cost is just the cost of the paddle boards! We are happy to provide you with other resources or support you need, and help you get your own fundraisers started.
Is there training available?
Yes! Once approved as a chapter, the AFF parent organization will share a guidebook that can help model the organization of the chapter.