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|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Surfrider Foundation, Santa Cruz Chapter|
|Address:||2222 East Cliff Drive, #234|
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
|Description:||The Surfrider Foundation is a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of our world's oceans, waves and beaches. Founded in 1984 by a handful of visionary surfers in Malibu, California, the Surfrider Foundation now maintains over 50,000 members and 80 chapters worldwide.
ELIGIBILITY: Anyone is welcome at our general meetings. Membership and donations help us to fulfill our mission.
|Mission:||The Surfrider Foundation is a nonprofit environmental organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world's oceans, waves and beaches, for all people, through Conservation, Activism, Research and Education (C.A.R.E.).
Every Surfrider Foundation chapter shall have the following primary and specific purposes:
To safeguard and enhance the quality of surfriding environments and public access to such areas.
To educate the public regarding the importance of the oceans' waves as recreational resources and the need to preserve surfriding sites for future generations.
To provide its members the opportunity for grassroots community involvement, which furthers these objectives.
|Programs:||Beach Cleanups, Water Testing, Storm Drain Stenciling, Educational Outreach
|Meetings:||2nd Tuesday of Every Month, 7-9 p.m. Location varies. Check website for monthly details: www.surfridersantacruz.org Monthly meetings are free and everyone is invited.
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fee Amounts:||$15.00 Senior|
|Areas Served:||Santa Clara County|
Santa Cruz County
Proceeds from Sales
|Environment Volunteer Opportunities|
Environmental Protection and Improvement
Environmental Protection/Advocacy Volunteer Opportunities
Ocean Pollution Control
Water Pollution Control
|This record last modified February 20, 2013|