Giving Tuesday is a global movement that started back in 2012 as a simple idea—a day dedicated to encouraging people to do good and pass it on.
While celebrating the people in our community is something we like to do as often as we can, we really wanted to take our “thanks” to the next level this year.
These are some of the organizations that continue to humble us with the amount of time, energy, and passion that they pour into changing the world for the better. We can't wait to see their positive impact continue to spread goodness throughout our community and beyond.
If you feel called to support one of these causes, head to the link below each description.
SurfearNEGRA is shifting the landscape of surfing and extending aquatic therapy to underrepresented girls. Your pledge will provide access for a young girl of color to attend a surf camp in her area. Upon completion of our ¡100 Girls! Surf Program, she’ll become a part of a growing community that emphasizes ocean education, self-care and mentoring to create a lasting relationship with the ocean!Support This Cause
Protect the Groms
Protect the Groms works to provide sun safety to the next generation by working with elementary schools and non-profit organizations all around the US who are dedicated to outdoor experiences for youth. To learn more about PTG, click the link below.
*Sun Bum will also be matching all PTG donations up to $500!
Since 1999, more than 17,000 youths have been given the opportunity to hike, bike, kayak, climb (and more) with Outdoor Outreach. These new experiences have helped kids develop their individual strengths while building a solid support system of peers and mentors who believe in them and who show them that they matter. " If you love the outdoors and want to support programs for other kids who do too, click the link below.
Boarding For Breast Cancer (B4BC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit foundation that advocates for early detection and breast cancer prevention through a healthy, active lifestyle. Founded in 1996, B4BC empowers young people to make positive choices that promote lifelong wellness through outreach, prevention, and survivor support programs. Click below to learn how you can help.
The Laru Beya Collective is a community-based nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering the historically excluded youth of ‘Far Rockaway’ through mentor-led surfing, rock climbing, and environmental stewardship. Their goal is to develop mentees into well-rounded, confident, and environmentally conscious adults. Click the link below to find out more.
Surfers for Autism
Surfers for Autism works to provide opportunities and life experiences for those living with autism by getting them out in the ocean. We couldn’t be more thankful for all they do in our community and we know you’ll love them too. Learn more about their mission below.
High Fives Foundation focuses on preventing life-changing injuries and provides resources and hope if they happen. As the leaders of education and recovery in outdoor action sports, HighFives hopes to create a universal shift in adventure sports that expands what is possible for those who have faced life-changing injuries.
As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization since 2009, High Fives has helped countless injured athletes and Veterans get back to doing what they love.