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We invite you to join a special one-day event for CASA youth to learn surfing & yoga

Saturday, July 20th in Santa Cruz from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Jane Chen is co-founder & CEO of Embrace Innovations, a social enterprise that invented a low cost baby incubator which has saved over 300,000 babies around the world. Jane is a TED Speaker and was selected as one of Forbes' Impact 30. She is also a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum. Jane is passionate about surfing and helping youth who have been victims of neglect and abuse. She hopes to teach life skills & confidence through surfing. Jane is also a dedicated yogi. 

CASA Program Director, Jimmy Cook will attend this event, supervise the day and provide any needed support to the children, Advocates and surf instructors. Please click this link to read more about the event and RSVP. If you are aware of a child that would be interested in attending but needs a ride, we will discuss the possibility of having another Advocate transport them.  The location in Capitola will be shared with attendees once we get closer to the event. Advocates are encouraged to come and stay. Yoga will be an option for everyone! Surfing lessons will be provided for the children and youth that attend as well as snacks, a meal and a goodie bag provided by Lululemon, the event sponsor. All surf coaches are trained in CPR and water safety. 

Please RSVP here:

Releases for participation will be provided to all caregivers to sign in advance of each child or youth that participates. 

If you have any questions, please email Jimmy Cook:

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