Come join us pool side with WAVES for Development for its 1st Annual NYC fundraising event at Grace Hotel!
WAVES uses surfing to empower local communities in Peru in: life skills and healthy living, environmental conservation, social entrepreneurship and sustainable tourism.
During the event there will be giveaways, raffle prizes, and a silent auction sponsored by:
- Playback Clothing giving away t-shirts made from recycled water coolers! Yep, that's right blue water coolers! Meet them in our sponsors lounge!
- Hive Surf giving away natural surf wax and lip balm
- Okoto providing surf inspired designed hats and bags
- Nishani Wellness providing gift certificates for complimentary holistic health counseling sessions
- Patagonia providing surf gear for the silent auction!
- Gap Adventures will be in our sponsors lounge to talk about their outdoor adventure tours and will be providing prizes for our raffle.
- Sustainable NYC providing gift certificates for Badger Natural Sunscreen!
- SoCo Surf providing beach gear for our silent auction gifts!
- Sundown Surf and Ski donating a 1hr surf class valued at $100 plus other goods (free ski/surfboard rental, shop branded gear)
- sweetriot providing yummy chocolate for our silent auction gifts!
- Complimentary massages from Massage for Health and Fitness
- Vin T Bikini silent auction!
- with more to come!
Thank you to our non-profit media partners:
Enjoy the sounds of DJ Kunal Mer¢hant and check out surf films playing over the pool from the New York Surf Film Festival!
Since Grace Hotel has a wonderful indoor pool and this is a pool party, everyone will have full access to the pool and swim up bar (towels will be provided!).
This is definitely a summer event you do not want to miss!
$20: Pre-Registration online
All proceeds go to WAVES to help build and strengthen their community surfing programs!
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WAVES for Development
WAVES for Development is an affiliation of nonprofits that believe surf travel should benefit the people and communities where it happens.
Our mission is create life enriching experiences through Education programs that develop Peruvian youth into healthy & empowered adults and Surf Voluntourism programs that engage travelers & transforms their views of the world and themselves. Our community-based education programs promote:
• Cultural Exchange & Understanding
• Life Skills / Healthy Living
• Environmental Conservation
• Social Entrepreneurship
• Sustainable Tourism