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Surfrider Foundation

San Clemente, CA • Surfrider is a community of everyday people who passionately protect our playground - the ocean, waves, and beaches that provide us so much enjoyment.

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Surfrider Foundation

Introduction

Surfrider Foundation is a nonprofit focused on environmental education and outdoor survival programs. With $7.0m in revenue and 55 employees, it is a mid-sized organization. Founded in 1990, Surfrider Foundation is headquartered in San Clemente, CA. In recent tax filings, the organization reported expenses of $6.9m.

This profile was created with publicly available data obtained from the Internal Revenue Service and the nonprofit organization’s website. ALMA has no affiliation with this organization and has not independently verified this information or otherwise vetted the charity.

Surfrider Foundation

$6.9m

Annual Budget
2017
Program Spend
81%
Fundraising Spend
11%
Management Spend
7%
Founded
1990
EIN
95-3941826
Headquarters
San Clemente, CA
# Employees
55
# Volunteers
40000
IRS Filings
Other Ratings
Surfrider Foundation

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Mission and Work

Mission

The SURFRIDER FOUNDATION is dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world's oceans, waves and beaches, through a powerful activist network.

Program 1

$4.2m annual program spend • Various environmental activities such as grass roots volunteer organizing, promoting reduction in single use plastics, promoting ocean friendly garden techniques, promoting beach water quality, beach access and beach and wave preservation.

Chapter Assistance

$664k annual program spend • We developed training materials, trained and assisted volunteers with campaign planning, and facilitated the chapters in their grass roots activist works.

Wa Regional Support

$466k annual program spend • We developed training materials, trained and assisted with campaign planning, and facilitated the chapters in their grass roots activist works in the WA region. The WA region also participated in a leadership training program to empower key volunteer activists to take greater leadership roles in grassroots advocacy.

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