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THE ATLANTIC CUP ANNOUNCES 2016 ENVIRONMENTAL ACHIEVEMENTS

The Atlantic Cup presented by 11th Hour Racing is proud to announce that the 2016 race is the first sporting event in the United States to be ISO 20121 compliant, and it is the only sailing race in the U.S. to be consistently carbon neutral since 2012.  Data released by Race Management includes: Overall landfill…

Upcycled Sail Bags created by local women in the Dominican Republic to support the education of young girls in their community at the Mariposa DR Center for Girls.

November 1, 2016

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Grantee Spotlight: Upcycled Sails & the Mariposa DR Foundation

Instead of disposing of old racing sails and kiteboard sails in the landfill, what if we could repurpose that material into something new? A new product that not only is useful but also supports a social good: improving the livelihoods of local women in the Dominican Republic by providing jobs and training, and using proceeds from sales to…

Early starters.  Left to Right: Tom Roberts, Louise Roberts, Bill Kollada, the Hawksworths...Rich, Kaden, Riley

September 23, 2016

International Coastal Cleanup hits home for Ambassador Dave Rearick

International Coastal Clean-up Day, organized by Ocean Conservancy, September 17, 2016 Cleanup sponsored by Dave Rearick, Ambassador of 11th Hour Racing Town of Dune Acres, IN: Southern Shores of Lake Michigan Hidden away on the Southern Shores of Lake Michigan, an hour’s drive from Chicago, are the Indiana Dunes, a National Lakeshore Park. This wonderful…