The club is an inclusive accredited charitable organisation which has won many awards. The projects and activities have been featured in international organisation websites . Surrey Canoe Club projects have been supported by the generocity of the members paying fees, the Mayor of London, Sport England, London Sport, Active Surrey, Spelthorne Borough Council, Capital Radio, Bupa, Heathrow Community Trust, Community Foundation for Surrey, Freemasons Grand Charity,the Downlands Trust and individual volunteers. Surrey Canoe Club is a member of London Youth, Institute of Outdoor Learning and Sported.
The coaching team is led by the founder, Albert Donovan, an award winning Sports Tutor, Technical Advisor and Assessor, qualified to coach and assess Kayak, Open Canoe, Sea, Touring and the Olympic disciplines of Slalom and Placid Water from beginner to advanced.