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Vote for Oceana to Win $100K from Garnier!

We could win $100,000 - but we need your votes.

Garnier is donating $100,000 to EarthShare, an organization that represents over 400 non-profits, including Oceana. Vote for clean water and you could help Oceana win $100,000 to share with two other great organizations, American Rivers and Surfrider.

Voting is easy and quick. Just go to the Garnier voting website and select "Clean Water". You will be asked for your email address and birthday. You must be at least 18 years old to vote.

That's it! Only takes about 15 seconds once a day to help protect our oceans.

If we win, here’s what we could accomplish with Garnier's donation:

  • We will continue to fight offshore drilling and protect seals, dolphins and whales from the dangers of another spill.
  •  We will continue to work for better protections for sharks all over the world.
  •  We will continue working to ban destructive fishing practices, like bottom trawling, in millions of square miles of ocean, including the Mediterranean Sea and Belize’s coral reefs.

 Plus, there’s something in it for you. After your vote, you’ll get a $3 Garnier HerbaShine coupon or a $1 Garnier Fructis® coupon and a sweepstakes entry to win a year’s supply of free Garnier products.

So go on, vote for Clean Water once a day to support Oceana, and spread the word!

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We Could Win $200,000 for Ocean Conservation!

Vote for Oceana

We are a third of the way through round three of American Express and TakePart's Members Project... and we are currently winning in our category! This has EVERYTHING to do with you, our fantastic supporters.

But we need your votes each and every week until the end of November. Voting is super easy:

1. Click here to register.

2. Click on "register to vote" and fill out required information. You can also sign in through Facebook.

3. Click on Oceana and confirm your vote for your favorite ocean conservation group.

The world is 71% covered with water and for the largest international non-profit dedicated to ocean conservation (hint: it's us!), that's a lot of area to cover. $200,000 will help us immensely with our work protecting sharks and sea turtles, fighting offshore drilling, and campaigning for responsible fishing, all over the world.

Thanks again and vote now - and every week!

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Vote for Oceana: Round 3

A few months ago we asked you to vote for us to win $200,000 in funding from American Express and TakePart. We didn’t win the last round, but fret not, we are still in the running in round three, and we need your votes yet again!

You can cast your vote every week, and this round’s winners will be announced November 29th.

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Vote for Oceana's Clean Energy Plan!

The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE) issued a challenge to the nation’s brightest minds to find a path to clean energy.

Oceana is one of three finalists that could receive $10,000 -- but only if you vote! Public voting ends at noon tomorrow, Tuesday, July 13th.

Our proposal, Oceana Vision 2020, aims to eliminate the need for offshore oil drilling and oil imports from the Persian Gulf while moving towards cleaner energy solutions.

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Vote for Oceana!

Oceana could win $200,000 for ocean conservation, but we need your help.

As a part of a new corporate social responsibility effort from American Express and TakePart, every three months, five charities will be chosen to each receive $200,000 in funding from American Express. Oceana is one of 49 charities that have been chosen to compete for the initial round of support.

Our favorite? Well, us, of course. If you agree, you can vote now to help us win. is the social action network of Participant Media, the social change-oriented media company behind An Inconvenient Truth and Food Inc. After voting, you can connect with other like-minded participants on TakePart and find conservation-related volunteer opportunities in your community. 

So cast your vote now to help us win crucial funds to protect the world’s oceans!

(Thanks to American Express and for making this possible.)

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