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The "Skip the Stuff" Bill passes in NYC, with a vote of 43-7 by the NYC City Council on January 19, 2023.
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Our Mission

Where the land meets the sea

The Surfrider Foundation is dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s ocean, waves and beaches, for all people, through a powerful activist network.

Our Campaigns

Featured Campaign

Skip the Stuff Bill

Ask restaurants, food delivery apps, and online delivery platforms to give out single use plastic utensils, napkins and condiments only when it is requested by the customer.

Our Programs

Featured Program

Beach Cleanup Experience Days

Bring your team out to clean up our local beaches.

Our Network


Join Our Network

We're always looking for volunteers to help effect change in and around New York City. Join us.

The Surfrider Foundation is committed to fostering a just, equitable, diverse and inclusive organization for all people who protect and enjoy the world’s ocean, waves and beaches.

Support Surfrider

Your support will help us get one step closer to our vision of protecting 100% of our coasts.