social and environmental change on our
Without healthy oceans, what would we have?
For starters we would have sick marine life, dying ecosystems, unsafe waters and beaches, more intense storms, no vacations along the coast, no swimming or surfing, no tourism, and eating seafood would be dangerous to our health.
We're actually living in that reality now.
Especially here in South Florida:
Number 1 in line for the chopping block
when it comes to climate impact.
Since our move from the Emerald Coast in 2016 we've lead with a 100% #earthfirst mission. We wanted to make a significant impact and we believed we couldn't do it alone, so we sought out to join forces with the right environmental partner to receive proceeds. We swam diligently through an entire 'ocean' of environmental nonprofits here in Florida, even tried several on for size, but none seemed to share our vision or core principles; they just didn't quite "fit."
As with any relationship, we learn what it is we truly need through spending some time and effort, and because we weren't able to find an entity that shared in our dual mission of social and environmental consciousness,
we decided to establish
The Fantasy Foundation is the answer to the question:
What if there was an NPO that supported both social *and* environmental change, that didn't operate like a for-profit business and went beyond the archaic template of 'awareness, education and cleanups'?