Category Archives: Non-Profits

2019 North American Rolex Scholar Announced

February 16, 2019 Dear OWUSS Friends, It is my privilege and great pleasure to announce that Ms. Neha Acharya-Patel, of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada has been selected to be the 2019 North American Rolex Scholar of the Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society. … Continue reading

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Dive Industry Foundation to Exhibit at DEMA Show 2016

Dive Industry Foundation at DEMA Show by Gene Muchanski, Executive Director Dive Industry Foundation   The Dive Industry Foundation will exhibit at DEMA Show next week in Las Vegas, NV, at Booth 4225.  The Foundation is a non-profit, tax-exempt, charitable … Continue reading

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Christopher K. Millbern – 2016 North American Rolex Scholar

Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society Robin MacFadden Parish March 1, 2016 Dear OWUSS Friends, It is my very great pleasure to announce that Mr. Christopher K. Millbern, from Sierra Madre, California was selected on February 29th to be the 2016 North … Continue reading

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Join S.O.L.O. on a Philanthropic Expedition to the Philippines

S.O.L.O. Embarks on Philanthropic Philippines Expedition By John Tapley For 14 years, Save Our Leatherback Operation (S.O.L.O.) has been devoted to the protection of the giant leatherback sea turtle: a critically endangered species, which is found in all of the world’s … Continue reading

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The TriStart Matrix – Mastering a StartUp Business

The TriStart Matrix “Mastering the three distinct phases of successfully launching a business.” Published by The Profit Think Tank The TriStart Matrix is collaboratively authored by 27 expert startup consultants from the U.S. Small Business Development Center (SBDC) network.  Our … Continue reading

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The TriStart Matrix – Mastering a StartUp Business

The TriStart Matrix “Mastering the three distinct phases of successfully launching a business.” Published by The Profit Think Tank The TriStart Matrix is collaboratively authored by 27 expert startup consultants from the U.S. Small Business Development Center (SBDC) network.  Our … Continue reading

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Donate Today – Leukemia and Lymphomia Society

Please DONATE TODAY to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to support a dear friend. Dear Diving Friends: In 2010 my wife Nancy Boucha had a stroke. Two days later while still in intensive care we were told she had Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/Small … Continue reading

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In Support of Local Diving

by Gene Muchanski, Editor The Dive Industry Professional “In Support of Local Diving” No other topic in the diving community has received as much lip service as “Local Diving” in the past thirty years.  I think it all started when the … Continue reading

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Assistance Sought For Inaugural Third Coast Mermaid Festival

Diveheart Jim Elliott, founder/president Not willing to take a second seat…or in this case, second set of fins to our neighbors to the east or west, Diveheart is planning Chicagoland’s first-ever Third Coast Mermaid Festival for the summer of 2015.   … Continue reading

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Ben Buchan Selected to be 2015 Australasian Rolex Scholar

It is a great pleasure to announce that Mr. Ben Buchan, from New South Wales, Australia has been selected to be the 2015 Australasian Rolex Scholar of the Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society. BEN BUCHAN | BIOGRAPHY: I grew up on the Central Coast of … Continue reading

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