Promoting Ocean Conservation Awareness With The Marine Mammal Center

The Private Ocean team recently spent the day volunteering at The Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito. The Center’s mission is to advance global ocean conservation through marine mammal rescue and rehabilitation, scientific research, and education.

Employees learned more about the Center’s patients and took on many tasks performed daily by current staff and volunteers, including fish kitchen duties, cleaning pens, refurbishing boards used during patient releases and administrative assistance. It was an informative, rewarding day that culminated in the team helping to paint The Center’s mural, which depicts their cycle of patient rescue, rehabilitation and release.

“We are all committed to leaving this place in better condition than how we found it – and we know that we share that vision with many of our clients, friends and family,” said Greg Friedman, CEO and Co-Founder of Private Ocean. “Private Ocean is honored to participate in the creation of this incredible mural and hope to raise awareness of the Center and its efforts.”

The Center rescues and rehabilitates sick and injured marine mammals at their state-of-the-art veterinary facilities. Through their work, they study the changing health of our oceans and what we can do to help protect endangered species and conserve our natural resources. The Center also functions as a teaching hospital by training veterinary professionals locally and internationally.

To learn more about The Marine Mammal Center including how you can get involved, download our Guide to Charitable Giving.

IMPORTANT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION

Please remember that past performance may not be indicative of future results.  Different types of investments involve varying degrees of risk, and there can be no assurance that the future  performance of any specific investment, investment strategy, or product (including  the  investments  and/or  investment  strategies  recommended  or  undertaken by Private Ocean,  LLC [“Private  Ocean”]),  or any  non-investment  related  content,  made reference to directly or indirectly in this blog will be profitable, equal any corresponding indicated  historical  performance  level(s),  be  suitable  for  your  portfolio  or  individual situation,  or  prove  successful.  Due  to various  factors,  including  changing  market conditions  and/or  applicable  laws,  the  content  may  no  longer  be  reflective  of  current opinions  or  positions.   Moreover,  you  should  not  assume  that  any  discussion  or information  contained  in  this  blog  serves  as  the  receipt  of,  or  as  a  substitute  for, personalized investment advice from Private Ocean.  Please remember that if you are a Private Ocean client, it remains your responsibility to advise Private Ocean, in writing, if there are any changes in your personal/financial situation or investment objectives for the purpose of reviewing/ evaluating/ revising our previous recommendations and/or services, or  if  you  would  like  to  impose,  add,  or  to  modify  any  reasonable  restrictions  to  our investment advisory services. To the extent that a reader has any questions regarding the applicability of any  specific issue discussed above to his/her individual situation, he/she is encouraged to consult with the professional advisor of his/her choosing. Private Ocean is  neither  a  law  firm  nor  a  certified  public  accounting  firm  and  no  portion  of  the  blog content should be construed as legal or accounting advice. A copy of the Private Ocean’s current written disclosure Brochure discussing our advisory services and fees is available for  review  upon  requestor  at www.privateocean.com. Please note: Private  Ocean does not  make  any representations  or  warranties  as  to  the  accuracy,  timeliness,  suitability, completeness,  or  relevance  of  any  information  prepared  by  any  unaffiliated  third  party, whether  linked  to Private  Ocean’s web  site  or blog  or  incorporated  herein,  and  takes  no responsibility  for any  such  content. All  such  information  is provided  solely  for convenience  purposes  only  and  all  users  thereof  should  be  guided  accordingly. Please also note: If  you  are  a Private  Ocean client, please  advise  us if  you  have  not  been receiving account statements (at least quarterly) from the account custodian.