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V2I Tribe Update – January 2018

“I feel supercharged. What I experienced in Romania with the kids and young adults can combat 1,000 bad days. They showed me the importance of the “little” things in life…

 

V2I Tribe Update – November 2017

Venture 2 Impact first began partnering with Telunas, a geo-tourism resort located in the Riau region of Indonesia, in 2016. We were inspired by the owners’ desire to create a…

 

V2I Tribe Update – September 2017

Last year while working with IT Hands, a tech company focused on transformation for individuals and communities in India, we met a health worker named Robert. Robert had a son…

 

Volunteer Profile: Traci Flitcraft

1.What are the basics: Name/Job/Location/Life Goal (can be serious/funny/quirky)? Traci Flitcraft – Marketing Consultant/Portland, Oregon Life goal – always improving the world around me 2. How and why did you…

 

“These were the moments where they felt seen, worthy, and loved.” -Kanaar Bell

1. Describe the life of the kids and young adults. After getting to know them, what do you think life has been like for them? For the most part, their…

 

Volunteer Profile: Saumil Bapat

What are the basics: Name/Job/Location/life goal (can be serious/funny/quirky)? Saumil Bapat / Technical Architect at Saleforce.com / Start a successful tech company How and why did you get involved with…

 

Volunteer Profile: Amanda Alderman

What are the basics: Name/Job/Location/life goal (can be serious/funny/quirky)? Amanda Alderman/SMTS Quality Engineering/Vancouver/Goal: To explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to… lol joking J…

 

Volunteer Profile: Paul Chawla

What are the basics: Name/Job/Location/life goal (can be serious/funny/quirky)? Paul Chawla/Salesforce Success Manager/Toronto, Canada/I have hundreds of goals and they keep changing but overall I just want to have a…

 

“I had a big fear about falling into the trap of voluntourism.”–Kate O’Connor

I feel unbelievably lucky to work for a company that offers 7 days of volunteering annually. Indeed this philosophy of philanthropy was one of the reasons I joined Salesforce in…

 

I stepped out of my comfort zone and volunteered in two different countries. The result: unreal growth!–Stephanie Maddox

Third Time Volunteering Abroad with Venture 2 Impact in February of 2017. I’m going to tell you why I keep volunteering  abroad with Venture 2 Impact Three years ago, I’d…