Empowering youth through
“The shortcut to protecting nature is to develop a heart that loves nature…To care for and love the environment is to love God.” -SMM
“Once a person receives intense training to become a fisherman, he can go anywhere in the world and become a leader of people. Learning to be a fisherman is good leadership training.” -SMM
“The ocean has been such a wonderful teacher for me in my life that I created the Ocean Challenge program to give young people the leadership training the ocean provides.” -SMM
Kodiak Ocean Tribe provides confidence and leadership skills for enthusiastic youth through oceanic activities to cultivate stewardship of creation based on the values and teachings of Rev. and Mrs. Moon.
National Ocean Challenge Program
The Kodiak Ocean Tribe community is proud to host the annual National Ocean Challenge Program, an unforgettable 3-week summer experience for youth from around the world.