<h2>From Shonan to Overseas!</h2>
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Founded in 2006, Beach Money has been widely utilized in many towns in Japan as an environmentally friendly local currency that cleans up our beaches.

Currently, we have 128 Beach Money shops in Miyagi, Tokyo, Kanagawa, Chiba, Shizuoka, Yamanashi, Osaka, Wakayama, Kochi, Hyogo*, Nagasaki, Fukuoka, kagoshima and Oahu, HI.

*Hyogo has created their own system and it's called "Love Money.”

We are always looking for new shops &amp; businesses worldwide who would like to participate in Beach Money. Please feel free to contact us.
<h3>Beach Money Guide 2015 (7/20/2015)</h3>
Beach Money Guide 2015 copies(only Japanese) can be found at Beach Money Shops. Join the beach cleanups and get one free.
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<h3>BEACHMONEY x GIVENCHY ULTRAMARINE Collaboration(July,2016)</h3>
Second Edition of MyLittlePocket is also sponsored by GIVENCHY ULTRAMARINE which has been widely known for it's fresh &amp; aquatic scent since 1995. My little Pocket is the portable, reusable and take-everywhere bag to support you picking up trash even before it gets to the water. Click <a href="http://beachmoney.jp/%e3%83%93%e3%83%bc%e3%83%81%e3%83%9e%e3%83%8d%e3%83%bc%e3%81%ab%e9%96%a2%e3%81%99%e3%82%8b%e3%83%8b%e3%83%a5%e3%83%bc%e3%82%b9/my-little-pocket/">here</a> for the details of MyLittlePocket.

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<h3>Enoshima Aquarium's Monthly Beach Cleanup!</h3>
<a href="http://www.enosui.com/en/" target="_blank">Enoshima Aquarium</a> has been organizing beach cleanups on the 3rd Sunday of every month 11:00a.m. to 12:00p.m. (9:00a.m. to 10:00a.m. in July – September) and we are there most dates. Invite your friends and family to the beach cleanup events to keep our beaches clean and find beautiful beach glass.
<h3>On Educational Material!</h3>
A chapter about Beach Money is in the <a href="http://english.beachmoney.jp/%E3%83%93%E3%83%BC%E3%83%81%E3%83%9E%E3%83%8D%E3%83%BC%E3%81%AB%E9%96%A2%E3%81%99%E3%82%8B%E3%83%8B%E3%83%A5%E3%83%BC%E3%82%B9/nhk%E3%83%A9%E3%82%B8%E3%82%AA%E5%9F%BA%E7%A4%8E%E8%8B%B1%E8%AA%9E%E3%81%AE%E3%83%86%E3%82%AD%E3%82%B9%E3%83%88%E3%81%AB%E7%99%BB%E5%A0%B4%EF%BC%81/" target="_blank">NHK radio English textbook</a>.

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Natural Detergent workshop

By using the knowledge of natural soap from my ex-work place Ganko Hompo (natural detergent maker in Chigasaki), I held a quick natural detergent workshop at Spice Dog in Shimoda city.

Come join at Tsujido Local Market on Sunday, Oct 9th


Come join at Tsujido Local Market on Sunday, Oct 9th. Muginami Bakery, One of the original Beach Money shops and also our close friend will be there. Beach Cleanup event will be held by Surf Rider Foundation Japan on the same day as well.

An article about Beach Money on Nihon Keizai Shinbun!


Nihon Keizai Shinbun (Japanese Newspaper) on this Thursday, Oct 6th had a story about Beach Money. The guy in the picture of the article is Shinji Morishita, the owner of Magokoro café in Kamakura, which is one of the original Beach Money shops.

Beach Glass contest will be held on the Yoron Island!


Our Beautiful Island project 365. One of my SNS friends, Ryusuke Ikeda leads a wonderful project called “Our Beautiful Island Project 365” with his friends and families on the Yoron Island.





BLUE BLUEさん(@高知県土佐清水市)の活躍。

高知県土佐清水市でビーチクラフト店を経営していますBLUE BLUEさん(ビーチマネーショップ)が地域で大活躍しています。以下、オーナーのchikoさんからのメッセージです。








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