May 21, 2022
Join hands to stand up against off shore drilling to save our oceans, beaches and lands.
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IN THE BEGINNING-The Florida connection to Hands
Florida was on line to drill off shore and our founder and thousands of others STOPPED IT in Florida! In September of 2009 I heard the Fl. House of Representatives had passed a bill to allow for oil drilling in Florida’s waters. I was horrified this could ever happen considering our pristine beaches and tourism […]
The Origins of Hands highlighted by our founder Dave Rauschkolb
https://www.yesmagazine.org/planet/new-heroes-in-the-fight-against-big-oil New Heroes in the Fight Against Big Oil The Hands Across the Sand movement: How one Florida restaurant owner has organized a force against offshore drilling. Dave Rauschkolb, Catastrophes like the spill in the Gulf expose the destructive side of industries and their environmental impacts. They also create unexpected heroes, ordinary people like Lois […]
Letter from the Founder – Dave Rauschkolb
PRESS STATEMENT FROM DAVE RAUSCHKOLB, FOUNDER OF HANDS ACROSS THE SAND / LAND I founded Hands Across the Sand to bring organizations and individuals together to send a powerful message to leaders that expanding oil drilling in our oceans is a dirty, dangerous endeavor. We must compel our local and national lawmakers to steer a […]
March4Oceans event Happened on June 9th 2018! Read about it!
Parvati Magazine highlights Hands events article! Great read, Great highlight
Check out the article published in the Parvati Magazine last spring and their support of our May 19th 2018 event below. Thank you Parvati!!! Click to read
Hands Organizers Needed !!
Please consider organizing a Hands Across the Sand event for May 18th 2019. It is an easy, short event that creates a powerful image to send to your elected officials. Visit Organize an Event and resource pages to see how easy it is. www.handsacrossthesand.org
March For the Ocean 2018 READ TO SEE how organizations banded together!
Dear M4O Organizers We are at an existential crisis right now – Environmentally and Politically. Forget reports saying plastic in the ocean will triple in fifty years. Plastic is killing wildlife and poisoning people today. Offshore drilling is also a product liability issue – this product, even used as directed, overheats our planet, acidifies the […]