BECOME A PLANK HOLDER
Seattle Maritime Academy
With the opening of the new Seattle Maritime Academy building, you have a unique opportunity to become a plank holder!
Historically, crew members present at a ship’s first commissioning were given ownership of a plank on the main deck. In keeping with this strong maritime tradition, donors can now "hold" a plank at the Seattle Maritime Academy and receive personalized recognition in the new building for years to come.
There are five plank holder levels to choose from. Each plank will have an engraved plaque that displays your plank holder level and up to two additional lines of text as customized by you. For example:
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