<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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Drift wood message board was placed on the trash can located at the entrance of the beach of Tsujido 2nd parking!

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Placed drift wood message board at the beach of “Sakurahama” at Tatsukushi, Tosa shimizu city in Kochi pref.

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One handed beach clean!

All real surfers in the world is doing one handed beach clean.” After we are off the water, let’s bring trash with other empty hand”

Smell of ocean at our porch!

This is a message board of cowry, beach grass and drift wood also handmade by a junior high school girl at “Uminowa vol.3”.

The hand made message board was placed @ Yumigahama!

It’s already been 2 months since Uminowa vol.3, and officially acquired the approval to set a hand made signage at the beach of Yumigahama from the officials (where covers Yumigahama area of Minati-Izu town, Kamo-gun, Shizuoka pref.)

Giving away the drift wood message boards!

We are giving away the drift wood message boards the guest created during the Uminowa vol.3 held on March 26th.

A Pin made with Beachglass

Here at South Izu town, where the beach money office is located, the beach money is getting known. Luckly, I h・・・

It was a gold fish and running water!

The 9th beach glass competition held the other day, we received more detailed information from a winner of last competition. According to him, this beachglass brought by a kid of primary school (Left) was made in Edo period and the inside was not a rising dragon.

Uminowa vol.3 opening

March 26th Sun, it was rainy unfortunately, even though I bring sunshine usually. Yet in spite of such weather, the basement of wurst cafe at Kumazawa liquor was fully packed. Thank you for many of you coming from far!


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