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Oceanic Research Group Inc

  • North Reading, MA
  • http://www.oceanicresearch.org

Mission Statement

Oceanic Research Group, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization
dedicated to the conservation of the world's oceans and marine life
through education.

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Service Areas

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International

Oceanic Research Group, Inc. develops educational films about the marine environment that are distributed in the United States through Discovery Education and posted on its website for free use internationally.  It also co-produces the Emmy award winning internet and national public television series "Jonathan Bird's Blue World", which has online study guides for incorporation into classrooms.

ruling year

1993

Principal Officer since 1993

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Mr. Jonathan Bird

Keywords

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educational film ocean science

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EIN

22-3240599

Physical Address

59 Old Andover Road

North Reading, MA 01864

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Environmental Education and Outdoor Survival Programs (C60)

Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Awards (B82)

Television (A32)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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Programs

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Program 1

THE ORGANIZATION ACCOMPLISHES ITS MISSION BY CREATING AND SELLING FILMS TO OUR SCHOOLS WE ARE IN CONNECTION WITH MAJOR DISTRIBUTORS TO DISTRIBUTE OUR FILMS TO EDUCATE YOUTH IN OUR SCHOOL SYSTEMS

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Budget

11857.00

Service Areas

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International

Oceanic Research Group, Inc. develops educational films about the marine environment that are distributed in the United States through Discovery Education and posted on its website for free use internationally.  It also co-produces the Emmy award winning internet and national public television series "Jonathan Bird's Blue World", which has online study guides for incorporation into classrooms.

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Oceanic Research Group Inc

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Mr. Jonathan Bird

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Christine Bird

Oceanic Research Group, Inc.

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