Bring Back the Beach Gala

Feet in the sand, a salty breeze in the air, opportunities to re-connect with water leaders in SoCal… our annual Gala returns on Thursday, June 2. As the biggest fundraising benefit for Heal the Bay of the year, this exclusive event celebrates our mission to protect clean water and healthy watersheds.

Meet Our New Leader

Tracy Quinn is joining Heal the Bay as our new CEO! Read our sit-down interview with Tracy and learn more about what “Heal the Bay means to her. Interested in getting involved? View our job and internship openings and come out to a beach cleanup on May 21 and Nick Gabaldón Day on June 18.

Our Impact

Beach and neighborhood cleanups are just the beginning. Heal the Bay staff work to mobilize LA’s diverse communities to protect our coastline, restore our waterways, and speak out for clean water policy across our watersheds.

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Get Involved

Ripples become waves. When you volunteer with us, your generous time supports ocean and freshwater areas in LA County ensuring they are safe, optimizes how we manage our local water supply, and takes action for equitable access to clean water and green space.


Take Part

Visit Our Aquarium

Steps from the ocean, an underwater wonderland awaits. Our kid-friendly Heal the Bay Aquarium at the Santa Monica Pier features 100+ species of marine life that live right offshore.

Dive In

Summit to Sea

When we “Heal the Bay” we start farther inland than you might think. Take an interactive trip with us as we follow water’s journey from the Sierras to the Santa Monica Bay.