There are varying levels of rewards depending on how involved you become. Sponsored projects lend itself to media interest. Past and present YAG projects have caught the attention of major news outlets including The Wall Street Journal, San Diego Union-Tribune, Showboats, Dockwalk and many others. You could take advantage of the publicity to increase the momentum of charitable giving and potentially bring about new funding opportunities for the overall non-profit community.
At the philosophical level, you can revel in the fact that you’ve connected a Superyacht owner who wants to help with an organization who needs it or are able to personally hand over food, water and supplies to children who graciously and enthusiastically accepts them.