PADDLEFEST 2015 was a HUGE Success!
We want to thank EVERYONE for coming and supporting us and the awesome charities involved.
After expenses, we had raised a little over $2900 for our charities!
Job Well Done EVERYONE!
The amazing charities we supported with PADDLEFEST 2015 are stated below, along with a little bio on each. Please take the time to really get to know these LOCAL charities and see how YOU can help!
Keep Martin Beautiful is an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, and provides proven, practical programs that promote:
- Individual responsibility
The programs of Keep Martin Beautiful provide sustainable solutions for volunteers to make a direct impact in their communities through their own individual actions. These efforts to reduce waste through public/private partnerships and strategic alliances motivate and encourage individuals and communities to clean up, beautify and improve their environment, while creating a safer and more livable Martin County.
Project L.I.F.T. (Life Initiatives for Teens) http://www.projectliftmc.com/
is an organization with a primary investment in the lives of youth who are struggling with Drug and Alcohol Abuse. Through Intensive Substance Abuse Treatment Project LIFT works to provide an innovative experience utilizing the skilled trades to change the course of the youth’s life.
The Dolphin Ecology Project is a 501(C)3 not-for profit corporation. Our mission is to support research & education on interactions between dolphins & the environment to promote the restoration & conservation of marine & estuarine ecosystems.
The Environmental Studies Council, a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, was established in 1978 to support, protect and enhance the unique environmental education programs of the Environmental Studies Center in Martin County, Florida. The Council promotes and extends environmental awareness through community education and outreach. Please explore our site to learn more!