Ellie says:Remember: if you want to go far, go together. By volunteering for a beach clean-up, you can join lots of other people to make a difference for the world. Here are a few volunteer opportunities to check out.
A state-wide non-profit organization that takes action every day to keep Oregon clean and green. They organize over 1,000 cleanup projects on streams, rivers, and ocean beaches throughout the state, each year!
These surfers aim to save the seas! Surfrider Foundation is a network of volunteers who protect our ocean and beaches through clean-up campaigns and educational programs.
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Teens between ages 14 and 17 can volunteer at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport. Join hundreds of volunteers who share your passion for marine science.
International Coastal Clean-up
Join the whole world in this annual global event, hosted by the Coastal Conservancy.
Global Youth Service Day
Pitch in with the largest service event in the world and the only one that celebrates the contributions that kids make 365 days of the year.