Innovative, sustainable, and customizable solutions

Because the ocean needs all of our passion and resources.

The Ocean Foundation can turn your talents and ideas into sustainable solutions that promote healthy ocean ecosystems and benefit the human communities that depend on them. As a member of The Ocean Foundation community you will be heard, supported, included, and equipped to accomplish what you want to see happen for our coasts and oceans.

We have what you need to increase your impact and bring your dreams for the ocean to life. Tell us what you want to do for the ocean, and we will take care of the rest.

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For The Ocean Cause You Love

Every individual can impact the ocean. Learn more about the options you have at The Ocean Foundation to direct your giving.

our services for donors

  • General Contributions
  • Field of Interest Grantmaking Funds
  • Donor Advised Funds

For New Ocean Projects

By eliminating your burden of the legal and financial responsibilities of maintaining an independent nonprofit, we enable small groups and individuals to focus on their passion and conduct work in an effective and results-oriented way that maximizes the impact.

Our Services for Implementors

  • Fiscal Sponsorship
  • Hosted Projects
  • Pre-Approved Grant Relationships
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For Corporations

Whether your business wants to support The Ocean Foundation directly, or you are looking to pursue a related project, we work with companies striving to help the ocean.

Our services for Businesses

  • Research & Consulting
  • Committee Advised Funds
  • Field Partnerships
  • Cause Marketing
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For Students & Researchers

Our robust library of resources can help you do your homework with materials spanning from our core initiatives to a wide array of ocean issues.

Our Services for Researchers

  • Research
  • Initiative Reports
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