Dia de la Bahia!

Fifty volunteers from the Sacred Heart Center, a local Latino center in Richmond, Virginia, participated in our shoreline cleanup ion May 28, 2016.

Together we removed about 600 pounds of trash from the banks of the James River in this event that kicked off our annual #CleanTheBayDay. Let's keep fighting pollution! Learn more: http://cbf.typepad.com/chesapeake_bay_foundation/2016/06/making-a-difference-with-d%C3%ADa-de-la-bah%C3%ADa-.html

Decades of Success: The 1970s

Even as a young organization, our work was effective and got noticed. Find out what we did.

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Save the Bay

Founded in 1967, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) is the largest independent conservation organization dedicated solely to saving the Bay.

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