Aloha Street Store for Kids

On Saturday October 1st, Ocean Girl Project is hosting Hawaii’s first back-2-school popup “free store for kids” created entirely on the street, run by ocean girl volunteers, stocked by donations.

Why Art and Creativity are Valuable

I believe it takes a village to raise a child and a heaping of wild creative art experiences to help a girl thru adolescence. In my many years of working with kids, helping them create art has proven to be nothing but good, featured below are ten worthwhile and valuable reasons why. Ten Reasons Why…

Ten Ways to Love the Ocean

This week, my mind is focused on the ocean, our Ocean Girl summer camp starts in 4 days  and I am stoked! I thought I would share a few simple ideas we talk about at camp for reusing and rethinking  plastic. You are welcome to add your own ideas and or suggestions in the comment…

Summer 2015 won’t be the same..

Aloha, I am so very sorry to say we are not holding the OGP surf camps this year. I hope you will please stay connected to us on Facebook for updates and other community/ocean girl project events this fall. I want to make sure and send a BIG Mahalo to the parents and ocean girls…

Honolulu Christmas Tree Goes Green

ENV Christmas Tree wins Excellence Award for Community Service Come down to the Honolulu City Lights Celebration and experience the Department of Environmental Services’ festive and interactive Christmas tree display.  Watch Green Channel videos, play a sort it out buzzer game and pick up free Christmas coloring books and recycling handy list stickers. This year’s…

Talk Story w/ ELIA HERMAN |Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary

Talk Story w/ ELIA HERMAN April 30 @ 8:00 pm When: April 30th 8pm Doors open at 6pm Where: Surfer, The Bar Cover: $5 Donation to the Hawaii Conservation Alliance Foundation Elia Herman manages the Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary for the Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) and heads DLNR’s marine protected species…

5 incredibly easy Earth Day tips from ocean athletes

Everyday is Earth Day Beach Clean Up!! Come join Ocean Girl Project and clean a dirrrrrrty beeeeeach! Baby Maks 8-11am. Bring a board and pray for surf after! And if you’re an early bird, sunrise morning yoga sesh, bright and early at 6:45am with the wonderful Sarah Moore!   Ocean Minded’s ambassadors share how you…

Giving back to our youth, Waianae ocean educational outreach day

We had an awesome afternoon doing an ocean educational outreach presentation for a youth group last Saturday.  We started with a tag team ice breaker-chaser (that cracked everyone up).  Ocean Girl volunteers brought pocket-sized sustainable fish guides for each youth, we learned: correctly ID fish you have caught,  legal-sustainable size,  the seasonal times to eat…

Community Connections Event WEDNESDAY, JULY 17, 2013

Check this out!  Wednesday, July 17th from 1pm-8:30pm  “Community Connections” at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu. This event is free and open to the community. This event will feature partnership and connection opportunities for a better Hawai‘i with afternoon interactive workshops and forums and an evening pau hana Kupa ‘Ai Kakou: Multisensory Hawaiian art,…