Mighty Miss Maya Meets Her Hero Winter the Dolphin at CMA

Mighty Miss Maya Meets Her Hero Winter the Dolphin at CMA

Young Winter the Dolphin Fan Wows the World with First Steps You may recognize Maya Tisdale, or “Mighty Miss Maya,” as she’s better known, from the inspiring video of her first steps that went viral. 5-year-old Maya from Michigan has been defying the...
Young Fan Delivers Home Run Donation for Winter and Hope

Young Fan Delivers Home Run Donation for Winter and Hope

Funds Raised for Rescued Dolphins With Help From Baseball Player 12-year-old Jordan Young from Hartland, Wisconsin raised $1,000 for Clearwater Marine Aquarium, home of Winter and Hope, the rescued dolphins featured in the movies Dolphin Tale and Dolphin Tale 2. Young...
Winter the Dolphin’s Story Helps Deaf Child Learn to Read

Winter the Dolphin’s Story Helps Deaf Child Learn to Read

Fifteen-year-old with cochlear implants meets her inspiration at Clearwater Marine Aquarium Fifteen-year-old Genevieve Basile’s dream came true when she met her inspirations Winter and Hope the dolphins at Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Genevieve, who is deaf, was...
Guest Saved by CMA Staff Returns to Say Thank You

Guest Saved by CMA Staff Returns to Say Thank You

In 2016, Mike Malkov, the CMA Parking Lead at the time, saved the life of a guest at the aquarium. Bill Bushman, who was visiting the aquarium with his family, suffered a severe heart attack while waiting for their ride home.