Seacology Updates - June 2013
We have a new website!
We're thrilled to announce we've revamped our whole website making it more informative and easier to use —
not to mention prettier to look at. Check it out!
Click around and you'll find a lot of great content and a few brand new features. Here are a couple of our favorites:
Keep up-to-date with Seacology updates on our news page
Let us know what you think! Email firstname.lastname@example.org
with any comments/suggestions/effusive praise.
Seacology's 2012 Annual Report
On top of everything else, we just released our 2012 Annual Report, packed with Seacology news and info, plus some of the best photos from our projects in 2012. See what we did and what we're up to next. Download it here
RSVP for the Seacology Prize Ceremony
You can now RSVP for our Seacology Prize Ceremony with Eventbrite!
The ceremony is on Thursday October 3rd, at the David Brower Center
in downtown Berkeley, California. Though it's a free event, seats are limited. We'll announce the winner in the coming weeks, so stay tuned.
Stanford Students Award Seacology $25,000 grant
We’re thrilled to announce we received a $25,000 grant from the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (PACS
), on behalf of the students of “Theories of Civil Society, Philanthropy, and the Nonprofit Sector.” The students chose for us to receive the award in part because we “reflected their vision of improving the environment by empowering local communities.”
August 17 - 22, 2013
Spend three days off Guadalupe Island on the Solmar V liveaboard vessel swimming in cages with great white sharks. Seacology helped set up a desalination system on Guadalupe Island that delivers fresh water to a small fishing community.View the trip brochure (pdf) for more information.
June 22 - 29, 2013
Travel with Seacology to the Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort on Vanua Levu Island for seven nights of water, reef and luxury. Visit two nearby villages (Ketei and Qumusea) where Seacology projects have improved the lives of Fijians while protecting surrounding forests. View the trip brochure (pdf) for more information.
October 31 - November 12, 2013
Travel through Myanmar to experience its fascinating past and intriguing present. Journey into the mangrove forests of India's Sundarbans region. View the trip brochure (pdf) for more information.