PfaP numbers are not just digits. They confirm that generosity and graciousness are universal and contagious. They record the commitment of travelers to have impactful journeys by contributing useful items to local communities. We are thrilled to share our latest numbers, the metric by which we measure our success.
PfaP metrics for 2014:
In all areas, our metrics continue to multiply! In 2014, we added over 120 new accommodations and tour companies, plus our first railroad and first airline, to the website. Since January 2015, we have added 23 more and continue to welcome new participants.
Pack for a Purpose travelers brought over 8,000 kilos of supplies to their destinations in 2013. In 2014, Pack for a Purpose travelers brought over 14,500 kilos (with some supply reports still coming in). These kilos contributed to Pack for a Purpose’s total of over 30,500 kilos (over 67,100 pounds) of supplies since January 2010.
Countries continue to accumulate on our website. Since July, we have added five new countries with a current total of 66 countries where travelers can Pack for a Purpose.
PfaP volunteers have dedicated over 3,650 hours in 2014 to provide travelers with the information they need , record our metrics and keep PfaP growing! Their talents dedication and desire to make life better for others demonstrates how a small group of caring people can make a Big Impact!