Brevard Zoo Receives $10,000 Gift From Right Coast Independent Optics For ‘Restore Our Shores’ Program

By  //  September 19, 2018

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Right Coast Independent (RCI) Optics, a premium sunglass brand based in Cocoa Beach, demonstrated their commitment to conservation through $10,000 recently awarded to Brevard Zoo’s Restore Our Shores (ROS) program.

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Right Coast Independent (RCI) Optics, a premium sunglass brand based in Cocoa Beach, demonstrated their commitment to conservation through $10,000 recently awarded to Brevard Zoo’s Restore Our Shores (ROS) program.

ROS uses oysters, mangroves and seagrass to restore living shoreline in the Indian River Lagoon, engaging community members in the process.

The gift consists of proceeds from raffle tickets sold at RCI’s annual partner fishing tournament, which was sponsored by Cayo Boatworks, Yamaha Outboards, SeaDek Marine Products, Skinny Water Culture and Florida Beer Company, on Saturday, August 4.

The lucky winner received a boat and trailer donated by Cayo Boat Works, Yamaha and RCI.

“The entire team at RCI Optics is beyond excited to partner with Brevard Zoo to do our part in preserving our home waters,” said Troy Scott of RCI.

“Everyone had a great time at the 2018 RCI Optics Inshore Invitational Tournament and we hope to raise even more money next year. A huge thank you goes out to all the volunteers who donated their time and energy!”

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About Right Coast Independent Optics

The best independent premium polarized sunglass brand on the Right Coast, R.C.I Optics was visualized in 1998 by a team of locals who got their start as a small company selling sunglasses on the gleaming sands of Cocoa Beach, Florida. R.C.I Optics is filling the need in the market for technology that is specifically designed for the harsh elements of the coastal life style. Sunglasses need to be more than a mere fashion accessory. Sunglasses on the Right Coast need to incorporate performance and technology with resilient style.

The team of eyewear specialist (with over 40 years of combined sunglass experience) developed a sun lens to meet your specific needs. The Helius R.C.T. High Impact Polarized Lens™ combats intense glare, high velocity impacts and harmful UV while bringing the brilliant colors of the Right Coast to life. Incorporated into exciting and extremely durable new sunglass styles, our collection was introduced. With that, we have steadily built a cult following of avid fishermen, watermen, outdoor enthusiasts and all things Right Coast. We are proud of our Right Coast heritage which makes us unique and provides the ultimate testing grounds for our glasses. 

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