Volunteer

MUST HAVE

  1. Can-do and stoked attitude

  2. Enjoy working with/leading children

  3. Have a minimum 1 years of daily ocean experience (body surfing, bodyboarding, ocean swimming, surfing, etc.)

  4. Must have current CPR and First Aid certifications 

  5. Be in good physical condition (part of the interview is passing a physical test that includes an ocean swim, soft sand run, ocean paddle, and a surf session)

  6. Middle and high school students are eligible to volunteer (grown up kids, too :-D),

  7. Reliable transportation to the beach,8. Need to keep commitments--the kids need our guidance!

On the Beach

  • Teach surfing with us at the beach (must be CPR certified)

  • Hold gromlets (itty-bitty kiddies) hands and jump over waves

  • Have boogie board races with kids *almost* ready to surf

  • Be a "board catch-n-return" on the beach when students lose their boards

  • Load and unload equipment on the beach

  • Wash rashguards and rinse wetsuits

  • Take photos and video

Become a Mentor

Become a mentor and make a difference!

We need people hands on in the water, people to help set up our events (muscles! carrying tents, boards and other equipment).

Do you have a skill you think we could use? Please let us know!

In the Office

  • Enroll LA Park and Recreation Departments/Boys & Girls Clubs/Catholic Charities/after-school Outreach

  • File waivers

  • Categorize and tally research

  • Write Grants and proposals

  • Call district leaders for transportation support

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