Founded on Radical Collaboration

Supported by 10+ Organizations.

Founded on Radical Collaboration

Supported by 10+ Organizations.


Ocean Heroes Bootcamp was conceived by Captain Planet Foundation and Lonely Whale with the goal of empowering the next generation of ocean health leaders and supported by Founding Partner, Point Break Foundation.



Ocean Heroes Bootcamp was conceived by Captain Planet Foundation and Lonely Whale with the goal of empowering the next generation of ocean health leaders and supported by Founding Partner, Point Break Foundation.


Meet the Team


Ocean Heroes HQ is powered by Captain Planet Foundation, Lonely Whale, and Founding Partner Point Break Foundation. These three leading organizations produce the annual Bootcamp and the yearlong Campaign Mentorship Program.

Dune Ives

Executive Director, Lonely Whale, & Co-founder Ocean Heroes Bootcamp

Leesa Carter

President & CEO, Captain Planet Foundation, & Co-founder Ocean Heroes Bootcamp

James Bartram

Vice President of Education & Youth, Ocean Wise, & Host of 2019 Ocean Heroes Bootcamp

Emy Kane

Director of Digital, Lonely Whale, & Bootcamp Manager

Courtney Kimmel, PhD

Director of Strategic Partnerships, Captain Planet Foundation, & Hero Platform Director

Rosie O'Connor

Associate Director, Point Break Foundation, & Campaign Mentorship Program Director

Organizing Partners


Confirmed annually by Lonely Whale and Captain Planet Foundation, organizing partners support the development of all 6 pillars of programming that make up the Ocean Heroes Bootcamp program.

Six Pillars of Programming


Developed by leading international ocean-health NGOs and creative partners.

Science Education
Global Plastics Policy
Critical Campaigning
Artivism
Media Literacy
Idea Incubation

Supporting Global Goals


Campaigns created by the Ocean Heroes to permanently reduce plastic pollution support the achievement of UN SDG 14.1 and organizing partner UN Environment's Clean Seas campaign to turn the tide on plastic.

UN Environment's Clean Seas Campaign
Sustainable Development Goal 14.1, Life Below Water
WORD ON THE STREET

“This bootcamp turns kids into plastic-fighting superheroes.”

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OUR MISSION

Ocean Heroes Bootcamp empowers existing and emerging youth leaders to create their own campaigns to take action against ocean plastic pollution. The campaigns created by Ocean Heroes support the achievement UN SDG 14.1 by 2025 and strengthen the global Clean Seas campaign goal to turn the tide on plastic.

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OUR MISSION

Ocean Heroes Bootcamp empowers existing and emerging youth leaders to create their own campaigns to take action against ocean plastic pollution. The campaigns created by Ocean Heroes support the achievement UN SDG 14.1 by 2025 and strengthen the global Clean Seas campaign goal to turn the tide on plastic.

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GENERAL   /   [email protected]

MEDIA   /   [email protected]