Newport Beach Chapter
Newport Beach Chapter

Our Impact in 2018

Who We Are

Newport Beach Chapter

Surfrider is a community of everyday people who passionately protect our playground - the ocean, waves, and beaches that provide us so much enjoyment. Newport Beach Chapter was established in 1999.

Meet us
What We Do

Our Programs

Rise Above Plastic

Learn to Rise Above Plastics while having some fun at our family friendly events as we help create a #PlasticFreeOC!

Ocean Friendly Restaurants

The Ocean Friendly Restaurants program offers restaurants an easy way to show their commitment to making sustainable choices for our ocean.

Teach & Test (BWTF)

Our Teach and Test program (aka BWTF) is the volunteer-run, water testing, education and advocacy program.

Youth Leadership

Youth Leadership Program is the name of our Surfrider Foundation High School Clubs.

Beach Cleanups

Our chapter hosts a 2-hour beach cleanup at 9 AM on the first Saturday of each month. Join us!

Ocean Friendly Gardens

The Ocean Friendly Gardens (OFG) Program is Surfrider Foundation's landscape education, hands-on training and advocacy program.

How You Can Start Making Difference

Come to Beach Cleanups

Beach cleanups reduce litter, protect our ocean and raise awareness about litter and plastic pollution. Our chapter hosts a 2-hour beach cleanup at 9 AM on the first Saturday of each month.


Join Our Programs

From testing our coastal waters to certifying ocean friendly restaurants, Surfrider's programs help ensure that our marine environments are protected on many different levels.



Your support will help the Newport Beach Chapter protect the local coastline and environment.

Become a Member

Become a member of Surfrider Foundation and help protect our ocean, waves and beaches from every threat they face.

Become a Member

Support Your Newport Beach

Your financial support will ensure that our chapter has the right tools and resources to carry out the Surfrider mission.