Sea otters are an endangered species of animal that are currently protected by State and Federal laws. I was asked to share this information from an organization called "Friends of the Sea Otters" with my animal-loving readers. The Friends of the Sea Otters want to inform people about the Sea Otters' behaviors, habitat, and to recover this species of animal from the endangered list. If you're still thinking of gift ideas, here are a few suggestions from Friends of the Sea Otters.
|Notecards from the Friends of the Sea Otter Holiday Gift Store|
The following is a guest post written by Jim Curland and Frank Reynolds.
There are several opportunities to help contribute to conserving sea otters and their populations this holiday season! Friends of the Sea Otter is involved in these efforts to make giving during the holidays a "win-win" situation for sea otters.
Monterey County Gives Campaign
The Monterey County Gives campaign during this holiday season runs from mid-November through midnight December 31 and is a way to stretch your donation further through a portion of your contribution getting matched by the Community Foundation of Monterey partnering with the Monterey County Weekly for this campaign.
Thanks to the matching fund, your donation can have a bigger impact to Friends of the Sea Otter and to helping protect sea otters and their habitat. Click here to view our donation page.
Using Amazon for your holiday shopping? Want to help protect sea otters for no extra charge while purchasing gifts?
Amazon will donate 0.5% of purchases to an organization of your choice. Please remember Friends of the Sea Otter when filling your Holiday baskets by choosing us when you visit: https://smile.amazon.com/
Friends of the Sea Otter Holiday Gift Store
Share a Gift and Help Sea Otters! Friends of the Sea Otter is the world’s oldest sea otter organization dedicated to conserving sea otters and their habitats. Your purchase in the gift store will be used in support of Friends of the Sea Otter’s efforts to protect sea otters and their habitat in a number of ways. You can buy individual gifts or purchase our gift bundles as a membership package. We have a select number of bundles, each with their own unique gifts. Your donation will go towards Friends of the Sea Otter’s mission to conserve sea otters and their habitat. If you would like to make a donation, but would not like to receive a gift please use the donate button at the top.
|T-shirt from Friends of the Sea Otter Zazzle store.|
If you are looking to buy someone that special gift for the holidays, there are a variety of items in Friends of the Sea Otter’s Zazzle Storefront. Many of the items were designed using specially made artwork by Kelly Lance, done exclusively for Friends of the Sea Otter. And, if you are still decorating the Christmas tree, be sure and check out the Christmas ornament in the store. A percentage of your purchase in our Zazzle Storefront will go towards Friends of the Sea Otter’s mission to conserve sea otters and their habitat.