The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) presented Michael Klubock with the Walter B. Jones Memorial Award for Excellence. The award recognized his outstanding commitment to integrating cultural and ethnic diversity into coastal and marine management programs.
The City of Los Angeles has presented:
1996 Certificate of Commendation to the Foundation for outstanding contributions to the education and motivation of students in the Northeast San Fernando Valley.
1999 Certificate of Commendation for sponsorship and organization of 1999 Earth Day events and for its continuing commitment to providing environmental education and awareness to communities throughout California.
2008 Certificate of Recognition and support for KIDS OCEAN DAY and Malibu Foundation’s global vision of connecting one million kids to the beaches and oceans around the planet.
2013 Resolution declaring June 6, 2013 as KIDS OCEAN DAY in the City of Los Angeles.