World Oceans Day Give-a-thon

Mote is putting on a World Oceans Day Give-a-Thon in honor of our favorite holiday! Support Mote to help our nonprofit, independent marine research institution fulfill its mission of conducting today’s research for tomorrow’s oceans. The Give-a-thon in honor of World Oceans Day is a 48-hour online fundraising event from noon on Friday, June 2 through noon on Sunday, June 4. This year, thanks to the generous support of Gene and Anne Beckstein, your gift will be doubled!

Here's how the Give-a-thon works:

  • Donate online, by phone or via check from noon to noon on Friday, June 2 until Sunday, June 4 at
  • Gifts will be matched 1:1 up to $25,000 thanks to Gene and Anne Beckstein.
  • Donations are 100 percent tax deductible and will go to support Mote’s mission.
  • There is no minimum. Every dollar counts!

Please select the "Unrestricted" designation when making your donation online.

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