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    Elevate Clicks Partnership

    24 Sep 2015by

    We're excited to partner with Elevate Clicks!

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    Video Series Release - Growing: Respect // Creciendo: Respeto

    22 Sep 2015by

    The second video of the "Growing" series is on respect.

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    Growing // Creciendo Mini Series Launch

    11 Sep 2015by

    How does surfing serve a young person out of the water? The lessons learned are applied to daily life and healthy development in this "Growing // Creciendo" mini video series.

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    Simon Sails for WAVES

    10 Sep 2015by

    Swiss sailor Simon Bruniholz takes on the Mini Transat with WAVES flag flying on his sails.

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    Lobitos Government Recognizes WAVES

    14 Apr 2015by

    The newly elected Lobitos Municipal Government Mayor officially recognizes WAVES efforts in a public ceremony during the town Anniversary celebration.


    Happy International Day of Sport for Development & Peace

    06 Apr 2015by

    "Sport has the capacity to empower individuals and bring one’s moral values to the forefront; it can play a strategic role in transferring life skills and communicating useful, encouraging messages on important issues, thus driving social change. This new commemoration on the international calendar will further promote the value of sport as a catalyst for development and peace.” – Wilfried Lemke, Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General on Sport for Development and Peace

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    Empower Entrepreneurship and Education in Lobitos

    23 Feb 2015by

    Lobitos local Samuel Chapiquillen wants to use his artistic talent to start a business and go back to college. Let's help him! Contribute today.

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    Shaping the NW 3

    20 Feb 2015by

    Shaping the NW 3 will feature locally shaped surfboards from the northwest’s finest shapers, music, a silent auction & raffle, food cart, and plenty of beer.

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    WAVES Peru is hiring!

    19 Feb 2015by

    Our friends and colleagues at WAVES Peru are hiring a Country Director starting this April. Apply today!

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    Our First Six Years

    12 Feb 2015by

    Thanks to all the volunteers, supporters, cool companies and growing network of partnerships that have helped us get to where we are today - check out our cumulative Annual Report.