Causes We Love and Support
Every time you buy something from Kids Saving Oceans, we make a donation to a designated non-profit organization that is working to protect and save our oceans, waterways, and surrounding ecosystems. Read about the charities we love and support below - they are filled with amazing people doing amazing things every day!
The Surfrider Foundation
The Surfrider Foundation is dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s ocean, waves, and beaches through a powerful activist network.
The World Wildlife Federation (WWF) - Oceans
WWF is working collaboratively on the brightest conservation ideas that focus on building a more resilient ocean through sustainable fishing practices and protecting important regions, like the Arctic and threatened mangrove forests.
Shark Allies is dedicated to the protection and conservation of sharks and rays. Their focus is on taking action, on raising awareness, and guiding initiatives that reduce the destructive overfishing of sharks on a global scale.
Reef Check Foundation
The Reef Check Foundation exists to help preserve the oceans and reefs which are critical to our survival, yet are being destroyed. With headquarters in Los Angeles and volunteer teams in more than 90 countries and territories, Reef Check works to protect tropical coral reefs and California rocky reefs through education, research and conservation.
Mangrove Action Project
The Mangrove Action Project takes a grassroots, bottom-up approach to mangrove conservation and restoration issues. Their approach involves and includes the voices of the global South, local communities, and their partner non-governmental organizations (NGOs).
Institute for Ocean Conservation Science
The Institute for Ocean Conservation Science is dedicated to advancing ocean conservation through science. They conduct world-class scientific research that increases knowledge about threats to oceans and their inhabitants, provides the foundation for smarter ocean policy, and establishes new frameworks for improved ocean conservation.
Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium
Mote Marine is an independent, nonprofit marine research institution comprised of world-class marine scientists committed to the belief that the conservation and sustainable use of our oceans begins with research and education.
Mission Blue inspires action to explore and protect the ocean. Led by legendary oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle, Mission Blue is uniting a global coalition to inspire an upwelling of public awareness, access and support for a worldwide network of marine protected areas – Hope Spots.