August, 2015 Winner

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Awesome Foundation is pleased to announce our August receipient of $1,000, AccesSurf! AccesSurf is a local non-profit dedicated to providing ocean access in a safe environment for people with disabilities to enjoy the beach and water related activities. They host monthly programs and their big event every year is an Annual Adaptive Surf Competition in Waikiki during Dukes OceanFest.  Surfers with disabilities come from all over the world to compete with local surfers in this unique event.  It has grown over the past eight years and this year over 40 surfers were expected to attend.  

Now here's where Awesome comes in. The $1000 will help go towards ($10,000 is needed in all) with water permit fees and professional water safety, shirts for competitors and volunteers, lunches for sponsors and more. 

Awesome Foundation Oahu is happy to promote both water safety and helping those in our community partake in the wonderful opportunities living in Hawaii affords us.  

To really see how incredible this event is please see AccesSurf video from last year.   Thank you AccesSurf for your time and for helping so many important events and organizations in our community! Hang ten!