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Travis moderating at the CREST Symposium

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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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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Help Us Create Our Travelers’ Philanthropy Program

Bodhi Surf School is looking to formalize a Travelers’ Philanthropy program, and we are calling on our past guests to help to make it as impactful as possible. Travelers’ philanthropy programs aim to connect interested travelers with opportunities to contribute to positive development in the places that they become acquainted with and grow to love on their […]

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Bodhi Surf presenting the first Blue Marble

Blue Marbles, Beach Weddings, and New Connections

The Blue Marble Project is the creation of Wallace J. Nichols —  scientist, marine conservation visionary, and one of Bodhi Surf School’s idols. The concept is simple: oceans make up the majority of our planet’s surface, so when you see the planet from afar, it will appear to be blue. Our blue planet is a […]

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GLA Protecting The Pacific – August 2013 Ocean Guardians

This summer Bodhi Surf had the opportunity to work alongside Global Leadership Adventures (GLA). The organization, a division of Terra Education, has the mission to inspire the next generation to realize their potential to transform the world and their role in it. GLA works with high school students who are enthusiastic, inspired to serve others, […]

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