Northwood Elementary School Attempts To Set A World Record To Save Rhinos

Northwood Elementary School Attempts To Set A World Record To Save Rhinos

The students at Northwood Elementary will be attempting to break the current world record by creating the worlds largets human animal sculpture.

Saving Rhinos, One Student At A Time

Saving Rhinos, One Student At A Time

Olivia and Carter were recently invited to come and present to the students at Northwood Elementary School. School Principal Dr. Ritu Ahuja, and Asst. Principal Ms. Nikol Boyd, invited the kids to come and share their story about how they started OMG and about their latest initiative the Rhino Letter Writing Campaign.

We Are Halfway There!!!

Posted on Dec 18, 2012 in Articles, OMG News, Rhinos, Video
We Are Halfway There!!!

Olivia and Carter have been working with the US State Department and in particular with the Wildlife Trafficking Department on ways we can get our Community Rhino Presentation into more schools across the globe so we can help educate students about the issue of poaching and the severity of what is happening to Rhinos.

Plastic Planet in english by Werner Boote

Plastic Planet in english by Werner Boote

This documentary covers a lot of information but is well worth the time to view it. Much of what is covered has been reported in part by other organizations but this group did a good job trying to piece the parts of the puzzle together in a way that makes sense:

OMG Pumpkin Carving Contest

OMG Pumpkin Carving Contest

That means that over 473 million pounds of individually wrapped candy is sold for Halloween and most is wrapped in some sort of plastic that will never be recycled

See the Strangest Animal on the Planet – The Pacific Barreleye!

See the Strangest Animal on the Planet – The Pacific Barreleye!

2,000 feet deep in the Pacific ocean lurks this otherworldly creature inside whose bizarre transparent head, more colorfully described as a “cockpit” by some scientists, is a set of extremely sensitive tubular eyes, from which it derives its name.

What a Wonderful World

Posted on Aug 29, 2012 in Articles, Video
What a Wonderful World

The images are amazing, the narration by Sir David Attenborough is as always perfect and the music “What A Wonderful World” (best performed in my opinion by Ray Charles) if fitting.

Iriomote Cat – Living Fossils

Posted on Aug 25, 2012 in Articles
Iriomote Cat – Living Fossils

The Iriomote Cat is a subspecies the Leopard Cat that lives only on the island of Iriomote, a little island off the coast of Japan. The species was first discovered in 1967. Although its relative, the Leopard Cat, is not on the endangered species list (yet), the Iriomote Cat is critically endangered; there being less than 200 in the wild making it one of the worlds rarest and most endangered species.

OMG Founders Present at the Shandon United Methodist Church

OMG Founders Present at the Shandon United Methodist Church

Olivia and Carter were invited to speak at Shandon UMC in Columbia SC over the weekend and we had an amazing group of almost 200 church members join our presentation. The kids delivered a message to the congregation about the need for everyone to get involved with caring for ALL of God’s creations.

Lewa Matunda

Posted on Aug 18, 2012 in Articles, Conservation Partnerships, OMG News
Lewa Matunda

The Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, or Lewa, focuses on protecting endangered species, like rhinos, and making sure that surrounding communities benefit from helping to protect the wildlife and ecosystems

Our Oceans Need Us

Our Oceans Need Us

Since starting OMG, Olivia and Carter have been doing what they could to raise awareness to the issue of Ocean Acidification, Over Fishing and Plastic Pollution in our seas.

Plastic Pollution Everywhere

Plastic Pollution Everywhere

As you know, OMG is committed to helping to educate communities across the country about the issue of Plastic Pollution so we can start cleaning up our environment for humans and animals alike.

OMG Founders are Winners in the Toyota 100 Cars For Good Program

Posted on Jul 1, 2012 in Articles, OMG News, Youth Empowerment
OMG Founders are Winners in the Toyota 100 Cars For Good Program

We Won!!! Thanks to the support from all our amazing friends and fans, OMG actually won the Toyota 100 Cars For Good Program

Apps for Apes (A4A)

Posted on Jun 17, 2012 in Articles, OMG Educational Programs, Orangutans, Video
Apps for Apes (A4A)

Would you ever consider giving an orangutan your iPad? Well that is exactly what we are asking you to do. That’s right, we are asking everyone to consider supporting an amazing orangutan enrichment program called Apps for Apes.

2012 SBDN (Southeastern Bat Diversity Network) Bat Blitz

Posted on May 28, 2012 in Articles, Bats, OMG Educational Programs
2012 SBDN (Southeastern Bat Diversity Network) Bat Blitz

This year OMG founders Olivia and Carter were invited to speak at the event to some of the many visitors and help them understand the need to get involved with trying to help save bats all across the United States.