Hi Adventure Philanthropists!
I’m so pleased to be able to provide y’all with a stellar Week 1 Update on my “Adventure Philanthropist” Kickstarter Campaign! We are rockin’ the house -- THANK YOU!
We have just over three weeks left in the campaign and I’d love to get up to 60% project funding by next Friday! Think it’s possible? I do – Let’s do it! Click here to make a donation!
And now for our articles this week:
New: Kickstarter FAQs
Since I’ve launched this campaign, I’ve had a number of questions about my life, my travels, volunteering abroad and how to participate in the campaign. Questions like:
I’m also getting questions about the payment process, including;
Favorite: House-Proud Poverty
It is estimated that 318 million people live in extreme poverty, defined as living on less than $1.25 a day. In 2001, the number of “extremely poor” nations was listed at 39 countries. Unfortunately, the poverty rate in sub-Saharan Africa is increasing. Read more about the levels of poverty I saw on the ground in Africa:
Photo of the Week: Waterfall in Nusa Tenggara Islands, Indonesia
I snapped this photo while sailing around the Nusa Tenggara islands in southeast Indonesia. I was on a 5-day boat trip to see the Komodo dragons. On the sail back, we stopped at the island of Sumbawa. Here we spent the afternoon playing in a waterfall with the local kids. This was the swing rope we all took turns on = fun!
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Thank you again for your support of my Kickstarter campaign. Your donations and kind words are bringing tears of gratitude to my eyes every day! Big XOXO!
See you on the road!