About Our Chapter

The Surfrider Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit environmental organization, operates through a network of grassroots chapters who take volunteer action to protect our ocean, waves and beaches through campaign, program and educational initiatives in their communities.

Founded in 1997, the Palm Beach County Chapter is one of eleven chapters in Florida with other chapters located in 15 countries around the world.


"Our mission is the protection and enjoyment of oceans, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network."


Timeline and Highlights Chapter History pdf

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The Palm Beach County Chapter of Surfrider Foundation has a member-elected executive committee of volunteers. This executive committee appoints additional volunteers to standing committees and also to participate on special projects. Executive committee members are elected annually. View our current chapter board...

CEO Jim Moriarty delivers a 15 minute presentation that walks through Surfrider Foundation's new Strategic Plan. In this video he covers all elements of the plan and frames who Surfrider is, what we are focused on, how we measure success and how we will amplify our positive impact.

Chapter Media Resources

A page with some of the past news, events, press releases, logos, and other links related to our Chapter... [click to view]

Staghorn Coral Discovery off Palm Beach, Florida

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