Save the Mermaids is a local non-profit organization that teaches children about single-use plastic and other issues affecting ocean health. In 2014 CIO and STM partnered to bring children on the ocean after school. This program, called "Ocean Explorers", teaches 7-14 year old children to surf, paddle, kayak, and keep our oceans clean. Save the Mermaids is a recipient of our 1% For the Planet Donation each year. You can learn more about Save the Mermaids at
Santa Barbara Channel Keeper is a local non-profit organization whose mission is to protect and restore the Santa Barbara Channel and its watersheds through science-based advocacy, education, field work and enforcement. Some of the projects that SBCK works on that we love are the monitoring of cruise ships waste disposal, marine debris clean-up, and watershed education. Santa Barbara Channelkeeper is a recipient of our 1% For the Planet Donation each year.To learn more, visit:
Santa Barbara Harbor
Santa Barbara Harbor is an all day destination for families. The Paddle Sports Center has called the SB harbor home since 2001. Learn more about what the harbor offers.