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

Select a Destination or an Initiative

Our Impact

Since 2010...
Pack for a Purpose travelers have taken over 197,386 kgs (434,249 pounds) of supplies meeting essential needs in over 60 countries.

Latest Stories and Updates

  • Pack for a Purpose Joy in Jamaica

    I am overjoyed that Pack for a Purposes resonates so strongly with so many. On July 6, 2021, my husband Scott and I were finally able to celebrate his postponed 71st birthday trip originally scheduled for late March, 2020. We chose to go to our first Sandals resort because Scott loves beaches and warm weather,... Continue reading

  • Mark Thacker’s Journey to the Board

    The feature story below was written by Rob Lelio as part of an assignment for The Selling Power of Storytelling class, Spring 2021, at St. John Fisher College. Doctor Monica A. Hodis, Associate Professor of Marketing, selected Pack for a Purpose as a client for her class. Rob Lelio chose Mark Thacker as the person... Continue reading

  • Pack for a Purpose and The Sandals Foundation – A Stupendous Success

    The feature story below was written by Nick Pignato as part of an assignment for The Selling Power of Storytelling class, Spring 2021, at St. John Fisher College. Doctor Monica A. Hodis, Associate Professor of Marketing, selected Pack for a Purpose as a client for her class. Nick Pignato chose The Sandals Foundation and the... Continue reading