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Posted on: August 11, 2021

Bubbles the Whale Statue Restoration Fundraising Campaign

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A community-led fundraising campaign seeks to restore the iconic statue of Bubbles the whale that welcomed guests at Marineland of the Pacific for future display in front of the Point Vicente Interpretive Center. Learn more at

This fundraising campaign was organized by community members in coordination with the City of Rancho Palos Verdes. Funds raised by this campaign will be donated to the Recreation and Parks Department to be used for the Bubbles statue restoration project. 

Direct Donations

Those who wish to support the project with a monetary donation may also donate funds directly to the City at the City's online Payment Portal. When submitting your payment, specify "Bubbles Statue Restoration Project" in the Reference/Record/Invoice Number field.

Alternately, checks can be mailed to:

City of Rancho Palos Verdes Finance Department
30940 Hawthorne Boulevard
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

Please make checks payable to the City of Rancho Palos Verdes, with "Bubbles Statue Restoration" in the memo line.

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