Who We Are

Our mission is to:

  • Sing, dance, play, hoot , holler, and wake people up to their natural environment, so pleasantly that they don’t mind having been awakened!
  • Use multimedia entertainment and technology that’s educational and fun to ignite love for our environment and inspire proactive care of our world with a collective consciousness.
  • Protect animals, plants, oceans, rivers, estuaries, harbors, lakes, drinking water, forests, wildlife, soil, air, and human beings from human threats to the environment.
  • Promote and support environmentally, socially and economically sustainable lifestyles, communities, and development.
  • Sharon Abreu, Executive Director   Picture   Bio

    Teacher, student, networker, singer, songwriter, musician, performer, producer, activist, healer, worrier, warrior.

    Speaker, EcoSpeakers environmental speakers bureau

    Former vice president of the New York City Friends of Clearwater environmental group.

    Performed with world renowned folk singer Pete Seeger, at the United Nations and UN World Environment Day, and with Michael Hurwicz at the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg, South Africa (2002).

  • Michael Hurwicz, President Bio 

    Materializer, songwriter, singer, writer, film maker, animator, performer, techie, backrubber, old hippie, young dreamer.

    Former Owner / President of Quackygrams.

    Performed with Pete Seeger and Sharon Abreu, and with Sharon Abreu at the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg, South Africa (2002).

  • Bonnie Bossler, Board Member

    P.O. Box 1216, Eastsound, WA 98245

  • Dick Greaves, Board Member

    P.O. Box 879, Eastsound, WA 98245

  • Becky Greaves, Board Member

    P.O. Box 879, Eastsound, WA 98245

  • Jaimie Rankin, Board Member

    125 Seaview Street, Eastsound, WA 98245

  • Wayne Rankin, Board Member

    125 Seaview Street, Eastsound, WA 98245

  • Leslie Seaman, Board Member

    Orcas, WA 98245


Irthlingz was incorporated as a nonprofit in Washington State in December, 2001. Click here to see our articles of incorporation. Click here to see our certificate of incorporation (277KB). Click here to see our bylaws.

The IRS granted Irthlingz provisional 501(c)(3) status on July 15, 2002. Our EIN (Employer Identification Number) is 30-0005803. Click here to see the IRS letter of determination

The IRS confirmed Irthlingz 501(c)(3) status on March 13, 2006. Click here to see the financial statement (form 8734: “Support Schedule for Advance Ruling Period”) submitted to the IRS by Irthlingz on February 1, 2006, and the IRS letter of determination.