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Our first introduction to Lindani and his wonderful wife Linda was as friends. We met, found out we all loved chili and board games for a start, and a fabulous friendship blossomed. As PfaP continued to grow and we were looking for additional expertise, Lindani and his skill sets came to mind... Continue reading »

Double the Honor for Pack for a Purpose!

October has been a month of major honors for Pack for Purpose. On October 9 th , National Geographic Traveler magazine recognized ten “ordinary travelers doing extraordinary things in their journeys around the world.” Rebecca Rothney, Founder and Chairperson of Pack for a Purpose, was recognized as... Continue reading »

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Pack for a Purpose would like to welcome its newest intern, Cameron Vandenboom! Cameron is a senior at NC State University and found Pack for a Purpose through the English internship program at NCSU. Cameron studies English with a concentration in Secondary Teacher Education. She will be graduating... Continue reading »

Delivering Delight in the Dominican Republic

When Outback Adventures was founded 17 years ago, our goal was to ensure that every tourist that chooses our tour got to see a bit more of the real Dominican Republic than just the beautiful beaches and five star hotels. We work closely with farmers and producing families to maintain a fair trade... Continue reading »

PfaP by the Numbers

Numbers are just a type of metric; however, when those numbers record the generosity of travelers across the globe, they are more than just a metric! The numbers below are a measure of how easy and meaningfully travelers can make a Big Impact in the communities they visit. These numbers also... Continue reading »

One Accommodation Makes a Big Impact!

As the first and currently only accommodation on Anguilla to participate with Pack for a Purpose, Frangipani Beach Resort has been thrilled with the wonderful response from our generous guests to give back to the local community. We delivered our second installment of supplies to Anguilla's Blowing... Continue reading »

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Bob Richards has been a resident of Raleigh, N.C., U.S.A. (Pack for a Purpose global headquarters), for longer than he cares to admit after graduating in Electrical Engineering at the local college. He currently works for a software company. He married another programmer, Giavanna, almost 24... Continue reading »

Partnering With PfaP - A Win-Win in Tanzania!

Partnering up with Pack for a Purpose reminds us of why It Started in Africa started our business: To make sure the tours we offer are fair to our customers and also benefit the local communities. The truth is, most tourists do not remember that they can make a difference by just packing something... Continue reading »

Supplies Bring Smiles in Costa Rica

The Family Schmid (owners) and all the Capitán Suizo Hotel Team wants to. extend their thanks to their many guests who have "packed for a purpose" on their recent vacations to Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Because of their efforts, many kilos of supplies have been delivered to children in the local... Continue reading »

Bountiful Supplies in Brazil

On behalf of Favela Tours , I want to thank Pack for a Purpose as we have had many “pack for a purpose travelers” bring in donations that we have distributed to some of our projects. To date since we started receiving guests who bring donations, our total weigh is now up to 16.5 kilos of art and... Continue reading »

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