Let's Give Back, Together

We'll donate 1% of your total purchase to a non-profit of your choice, all at no cost to you.

About Our 1% Initiative

We've partnered with Beam to help you make an impact with every purchase from Slowtide - at no extra cost to you. We're committed to donating 1% of every purchase to one of the non-profits of your choice. We'll be highlighting different non-profit organizations throughout the year. All you have to do is select a non-profit at check-out!

Learn More About The Organizations

The Surfrider Foundation USA is a U.S. 501 grassroots non-profit environmental organization that works to protect and preserve the world's oceans, waves and beaches. It focuses on water quality, beach access, beach and surf spot preservation, and sustaining marine and coastal ecosystems.

We're helping fund the removal of 5,200 lbs of plastic from the ocean.

Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii is a grassroots, local nonprofit organization run by a small team of dedicated staff and supported by passionate volunteers. They inspire local communities to care for their coastlines through fun, hands-on beach cleanups. They also coordinate educational programs, team building corporate cleanups, waste diversion services and public awareness campaigns. Lastly, they help others organize their own beach cleanups!

We're helping fund the recovery of 500 lbs of food waste to become compost.

Un Mar De Colores is a nonprofit that envisions a broader and more welcoming surfing community. They're making it happen with programs that bridge socio-economic gaps and encourage personal exploration and expression. Through surf therapy, their students grow their individual confidence, connection to community, and a lifelong passion for ocean stewardship. 

We're helping fund 3 surfboards for BIPOC youth to use in surf therapy.

Creativity Explored is a studio and gallery in San Francisco that supports a neurodiverse community of over 135 artists with disabilities, providing opportunities to create, exhibit, and sell their work. Creativity Explored’s life-changing programs continue to open doors of inclusion to center the personhood and creative vision of people with developmental disabilities. 

We're helping fund one-on-one art mentorship program for 10 disabled artists

Since 1970, Pacific Rim Arts Society's (PRAS) goal has been to contribute meaningfully to the happy healthy local west coast communities, by bringing people together through arts and culture.

PRAS is a volunteer-based, non-profit society. Our volunteers and members have introduced hundreds of community residents and thousands of visitors to the work of local and visiting artists, including visual artists, carvers and sculptors, actors, writers and poets, filmmakers, dancers, and musicians.

We're helping fund a stipend for 1 local musician to perform at an outdoor festival.

Redd Fish Restoration Society (Redd Fish) is a registered charity focused on ecosystem restoration, research, and education. For over 27 years, Redd Fish has worked with permission and in partnership with the nuučaanuł Nations in their hahuułi (territory). Their mission is to use the best available science, technology, and Indigenous knowledge to restore damaged ecosystems, rebuild wild salmon stocks, and inspire an ethic of stewardship.

We're helping fund the planting of 7 trees for a large-scale restoration project.

Tofino Adventure Camp is a charitable five-day experience for inner-city youth to connect with the natural world. Their goal is to provide a once-in-a-lifetime experience for those who would not otherwise have this kind of opportunity. We aim to inspire, empower and help create lifelong memories.

We're helping fund a surfboard rental for 1 child learning to surf.

The Slowtide Community's Impact

1% of every Slowtide purchase is donated to a nonprofit of your choice.
Check out the impact the Slowtide community is making below.

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Slowtide's Promises & Practices
slowtide is sustainably and ethically made, oeko tex certified, and committed to giving back

Slowtide strives to use the most sustainable materials and invests in new fabric innovations to ensure we’re reducing our impact on the planet. We prioritize natural fibers but also use recycled synthetics where they have a clear performance and/or durability advantage. We work tirelessly to design and manufacture the highest quality towels, blankets & ponchos. We’ve built decade-long relationships to ensure we work with the best manufacturers in their field. A transparent and responsible manufacturing process is important to the foundation of our brand.