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    Surfing Madonna 5K/10K

    Learn more about our annual 5K/10K run on Moonlight Beach!

  • Engraved brick

    Surfing Madonna Engraved Brick Fundraiser

    Our fundraisers not only protect and maintain the mosaic, but allow The Save the Oceans Project to give back to our community. Last year, our donors to The Save The Ocean Project accomplished all of this:

  • Surfing Madonna Park

    She’s back where it all started!

    Over the years we’ve watched her bounce around from location to location. Originally, she was under the overpass on Encinitas Blvd, then she was in Mark Patterson’s garage for a year while he sorted out the legal side… Read More

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    How it all began

    Days before Easter 2011, men in hardhats showed up under a train bridge in Encinitas and installed a 10 foot by 10 foot stained glass mosaic. The mosaic depicted a surf-bootied Madonna with the label “Save the Ocean.”

Take Action

Give! – Your donations help The Surfing Madonna Oceans Project protect our beautiful mosaic, support efforts to save the ocean, and benefit our local community. Please donate now!

One-time gifts are always appreciated, but please consider a recurring donation.

Sign up for our newsletter. Keep abreast of what’s going on in the Surfing Madonna community!

Like us on Facebook. Post photos of the Madonna, of Moonlight Beach, of efforts to educate others about the Surfing Madonna’s efforts to save the ocean by investing in our community.

Volunteer. Contact us and we’ll help you find the best opportunities in which to volunteer.

Make a suggestion. We want you to let us know if there are any local environmental issues you’d like us to address.

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Engrave a Brick!

Share your message with the community or Honor a loved one!

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Surfing Madonna Wine

From Witch Creek Winery in Carlsbad, we present the new Surfing Madonna Red Wine with the gorgeous Surfing Madonna label and story on the back…

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SOS Membership

Become a member of the “Save the Ocean” Society today and let your voice be heard! For as low as $25 a year, you can be an agent of change and a warrior for our seas…

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