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

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...

Amputee Counselor’s Dream to Meet Winter the Dolphin Comes True

 Special Visit During Limb Loss Awareness Month Two amputees inspired by Winter the dolphin met their hero at Clearwater Marine Aquarium on Wed., April 11, during Limb Loss Awareness Month. David Dunville (56) and Ashley Pickerell (26) met through Amputee Coalition,...

Guest Saved by CMA Staff Returns to Say Thank You

At Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA), our mission is to rescue, rehab and release marine life, while inspiring the human spirit. In March 2016, a CMA staff member was an imperative part of this rescue mission in a life-changing way. In 2016, Mike Malkov, the CMA...

Meet Aurora, a CMA Inspiration Ambassador

The inspirational stories at Clearwater Marine Aquarium have changed lives – just ask Aurora! Aurora just celebrated her one year anniversary as an Inspiration Ambassador for Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Aurora has a special connection to Winter the Dolphin. She is on...

Couple Dives into Underwater Wedding at Mavis’s Rescue Hideaway

CMA Volunteer Dives into Happily Ever After this Valentine’s Day in Underwater Wedding This Valentine’s Day a longtime volunteer at Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA) will say “I do” underwater among rescued sea turtles at the aquarium. John Martin will marry his...

Two Brothers Meet Rescued Dolphins and Fulfill a Dream

Corbin and Brayden Meet Winter and Hope After Multiple Heart Surgeries In October 2017, brothers Corbin and Brayden Delk had the chance to meet rescued dolphins, Winter and Hope, at Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Both brothers have gone through many medical challenges...