Make your travels meaningful.

During this global pandemic, we must all practice responsible behavior. Now more than ever Packing for a Purpose will be a way to make a Big Impact where you travel.

Have a Big Impact in the communities you visit. Simply use a small amount of space in your luggage to pack supplies needed by community projects around the world.

  • A Small Donation. A Big Impact.
  • Jamaica
  • Wote URRC
  • Kids
  • Child with dog
  • Woman

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Our Impact

Since 2010...
Pack for a Purpose travelers have taken over 202,800 kgs (446,160 pounds) of supplies meeting essential needs in over 60 countries.

Latest Stories and Updates

  • I’m always looking for the “why”. In this case, why Ecuador?

    In 2019 when Terry first announced that he wanted to join a couple of buddies on a motorcycle adventure ride in Ecuador my first reaction was “why a motorcycle ride in Ecuador? Why not California where we live? Or any number of back roads in the USA?” His trip was rescheduled three times because of... Continue reading

  • Professionals Who Make PfaP Possible

    Pack for a Purpose has benefitted from the talents and skills of many professionals who have volunteered their time to support our all-volunteer non-profit. A great idea is only a vision until somebody gives it shape and form. In the case of Pack for a Purpose, my vision took shape and form when Justin Scheef,... Continue reading

  • PfaP Travelers Exemplify Generosity at Original Group’s Resorts

    Due to economic problems, and many other difficulties, thousands of children all over the world drop out of school, being forced by the circumstances to start working at an early age. Sadly, many of them get involved in criminal activities and/or fall into addictions. In Mexico, and specifically in Riviera Maya communities, this issue affects... Continue reading