Seaside Retailer magazine has launched the Starfish Awards to recognize retail stores in our industry that are making a difference through charitable donations and efforts.

Named after the well-known Parable of the Starfish, where a young child teaches a man the importance of making a difference to just one starfish, the Starfish Award is an opportunity to share with the beach, coastal and nautical retail community the efforts being made by the industry as a way inspire and encourage others.

One special Starfish Award recipient’s story will be featured in each issue of Seaside Retailer and on

Is your company making a difference in some way? We want to hear from you. Click the link below to submit a nomination.