What’s Happening

2015 Beach Cleanup Schedule

November 21st, 2014

The Surfrider Foundation San Diego County Chapter and San Diego Coastkeeper coordinate public beach cleanups several times each month. We host a cleanup at the Oceanside Pier on the first Saturday of each month, a North County beach… more »

Rise Above Plastics on December 13th

November 18th, 2014

On Saturday, December 13th from 2-5pm we’ll celebrate Rise Above Plastics Day. Volunteers will be onsite at three locations handing out free reusable bags (while supplies last) and raising awareness about the harmful impacts of single-use plastics on… more »

San Diego City Council to Vote on Pure Water

November 17th, 2014

On Tuesday, November 18th, the San Diego City Council will vote on two items that would allow the City to pursue a 20-year potable reuse program designed to reduce the outflow of sub-standard treated wastewater in our ocean, while… more »

Celebrating our Volunteers and the Holidays

November 17th, 2014

Help us celebrate our volunteers and the holidays at our Holiday Volunteer Appreciation Party on Wednesday, December 17th from 6:30-9:30pm at Wang’s North Park, 3029 University Ave. Attendees will enjoy light appetizers, happy hour specials until 8pm, and… more »

Hot Buttered Run Benefits our Beaches

November 10th, 2014

Energy Events will be bringing the Hot Buttered Run back to Paradise Point Resort & Spa on Sunday, December 21st and a portion of the proceeds will benefit our mission to protect our oceans, waves, and beaches here… more »

Take Your Advocacy to the Next Level

November 5th, 2014

Join us for an Advocacy 101 Training on Wednesday, December 3rd from 6:30-8pm at our office, located at 9883 Pacific Heights Blvd, Suite D. This training will equip you the context, tools, and resources you need to take… more »

A Victory Against Cigarette Butt Litter in Ocean Beach!

November 3rd, 2014

On Sunday, October 26th, our Hold On To Your Butt (HOTYB) committee, its volunteers, and long-time supporters and partners stormed the streets of Ocean Beach in efforts towards the Ashcan Revitalization Project. The Project included tasks of refurbishing… more »

OB Ashcan Revitalization Project In The News

October 29th, 2014

On Sunday, October 26, 2014, Hold On To Your Butt volunteers gathered with long-time Hold On To Your Butt partners and supporters, San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority, Supervisor Ron Roberts, Ocean… more »

Pacific Beach Ashcan Revitalization A Success!

October 23rd, 2014

On Sunday, September 28th, our Hold On To Your Butt (HOTYB) committee revitalized our ashcans in Pacific Beach, replacing dilapidated stickers, and installing new ashcans. Twenty Surfrider Foundation volunteers hit the streets and installed 22 new ashcans, on… more »

Are You Core Enough?

October 16th, 2014

Have you been wanting to get involved with our chapter, but don’t know where to start? Perhaps you’ve already volunteered with us, but want to get more involved? If so, join us for our next Core Volunteer Orientation… more »