Amazing Surf Adventures is globally recognized for its unique surfing program, Operation Surf. Aiming to address the physical and mental challenges that hundreds of wounded military personnel face across our nation, Operation Surf strives to change the lives of our warriors one wave at a time. Through professional adaptive surf instruction and passionate mentorship, they accomplish things they once thought unachievable. During the week, large steps of healing take place – including addressing deep grief by honoring fallen brothers and sisters, learning to build trust with new people, and reaching goals. Through Operation Surf, our heroes gain mentorship, memories, and friendships to last a lifetime. To learn more about Operation Surf, visit www.amazingsurfadventures.org
At Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center, patients can expect high quality, patient focused care. Orange Coast Memorial is one of a select group of healthcare organizations nationwide to achieve Magnet®; a designation achieved for superiority in patient care and nursing professionalism. As a nonprofit hospital serving the community, Orange Coast Memorial offers care in nearly every medical specialty. Along with an award-winning Emergency Department, Orange Coast Memorial implements best practices in medicine through its Centers of Excellence. These include the MemorialCare Cancer Institute, MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute and MemorialCare Breast Center. Orange Coast Memorial has repeatedly been voted one of the Best in Orange County, by readers of the Orange County Register. The hospital’s investment in the health of the community includes annual free screenings for skin cancer, breast cancer and hepatitis, among others. Proceeds will benefit Orange Coast Memorial, specifically to support prevention education and research for skin cancer. To find out more about Orange Coast memorial Medical Center, visit www.memorialcare.org/orange-coast-memorial-foundation.
Rotary Club of Huntington Beach is a group of service minded professionals who meet weekly. Their motto is “Service above self.” As a club, they participate in local, national and international service projects. “Be a Gift to the World” is the Rotary International theme for this year, and the club is rising to that challenge! If you want to help make a difference in the world, and have fun doing it, they encourage you to visit. They have two meeting times each week for your convenience – Thursday’s at noon and Tuesday’s at 6:30 pm. As Presenters of Surfboards On Parade, Rotary welcomes your participation and support! Proceeds will be used to help make the dream a of building a universally accessible playground a reality on the sand in Huntington Beach, and the many worthy projects of the Rotary Club of Huntington Beach. Rotary is making a difference. To learn more about the Rotary Club of Huntington Beach, visit www.HuntingtonBeachRotary.com.
The Huntington Beach Art Center is a community arts and cultural center serving Huntington Beach and the Southern California region. The Center presents the works of artists producing in all media. Through exhibitions, performances, film/video screenings, lectures and educational programming, the HBAC serves to advance public awareness and understanding of cultural, historic and contemporary perspectives. The HBAC creates opportunities for local, regional and national artists and the community to share in a climate of experimentation, education and experience. A donation will be made to support the Art Center’s exhibition and educational programs, including scholarships for the summer Young Artists Camp program. Visit www.huntingtonbeachartcenter.org to find out more about the Center.
The International Surfing Museum also a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization, is known worldwide for a stunning collection of surfing’s cultural artifacts. Their Mission is to protect the past, participate in the present and influence the future of all aspects of surfing’s culture. Resources gained from Surfboards On Parade will be used to assist in the ongoing archiving of the Museum’s extensive collection. Visit www.surfingmuseum.org to find out more about the Museum.
For more information about sponsorships or any other questions, please call Surfboards On Parade Event Manager, Jodi McKay at 714-337-9176. Please visit the web sites of the worthy organizations that will use the proceeds for improving our community and beyond.