Tag Archives | Social responsibility

Surf and yoga in Costa Rica

What is the Ocean Guardian Journey?

Bodhi Surf School’s Ocean Guardian Journey is the title for our corporate social and environmental responsibility initiatives, an area in which we are constantly learning, growing, and developing. We have the utmost respect for the ocean, for nature, and our environment, and we strive to give back to these beings without which we would not exist! Getting […]

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Tourism Symposium guests at Fort Matthew

An Interview with Travis: Experiencing CREST’s Tourism Symposium in Grenada

First of all, how did it come to be that Bodhi Surf was involved in the Symposium? Bodhi Surf received an email from Samantha Hogenson of the Center for Responsible Travel (CREST) on April 14, 2014 inviting Bodhi Surf to participate as a speaker in the 3rd Symposium for Innovators in Coastal Tourism. The event […]

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Surfing and travelers' philanthropy

We Have Launched Our Travelers’ Philanthropy Program!

You may have heard lots of buzz from us in recent months regarding something called a “Travelers’ Philanthropy Program”. Travelers’ philanthropy is not a new concept, in fact, you have probably encountered opportunities to donate to different causes in the places that you have visited. Primarily, the idea behind travelers’ philanthropy is that via the […]

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Learning about surfing

What I’ve Learned About Business

I’ve never considered myself a “business-y person”: I always avoided classes with terms like economics, management, and marketing like the plague. It probably had something to do with being young, idealistic (naive?), and slightly revolutionary. Very dramatically, I always believed that the majority of business and industry (and those who controlled them) would stop at […]

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Ocean Guardian Journey

Thank You For Participating In Our Travelers’ Philanthropy Survey!

About one month ago, we solicited the collective brain power of our past guests in order to help us formalize a Travelers’ Philanthropy program. Many of you shared with us your experiences at Bodhi Surf School, your impression of the community, and invaluable suggestions for our soon-to-be-born Travelers’ Philanthropy program. What We Learned from the […]

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Bodhi Surf School and intern

Gratitude Post: Shengxiao “Sole” Yu & Bodhi Surf Travelers’ Philanthropy

We have recently had the pleasure of having an incredibly talented young lady, Shengxiao Yu (aka “Sole”), stay with Bodhi Surf School and help us create our Traveler’s Philanthropy program. Even at a young age, Sole boasts an impressive resume and we can safely say she is probably qualified to tackle any project you throw […]

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