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Announcing Passports with Purpose 2014

It’s time for Passports with Purpose 2014 and today I have the pleasure of participating in the kick-off of this year’s fund-raising activities and offering you a chance to experience the very best of Seattle. First, let’s do a little review of Passports with Purpose. This will be the seventh year that I’ve worked on Read the Rest…

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Announcing Passports with Purpose 2013

It’s time for Passports with Purpose 2013 and today I have the pleasure of participating in the kick-off of this year’s fund-raising activities and sharing a secret with you. A secret you say? Yes, indeedy, a secret: my secret, favorite weekend-away getaway location in Washington State. First, let’s do a little review of Passports with Read the Rest…

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THANK YOU For Supporting Passports with Purpose 2012

$110,000 raised. As Nicole Wickenhauser, the Senior Development Manager at Water.org that we’ve been working with said: “The $100,000 goal will enable Water.org to work with communities in Boucan Carre and Mirebalais to build five new wells. Each well will serve an average of 370 people.” THANK YOU!!! Passports with Purpose 2012 sponsors are: Expedia, Read the Rest…

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Last Chance To Enter Passports with Purpose

Today is the last day of Passports with Purpose 2012. If you’ve been sitting on the fence, waiting until the last day to enter one of the 100+ free prize drawings, today is your last day to donate, enter to win and help raise $100,000 for Water.org. Just for today, you can double your donation!! Read the Rest…

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Intrepid Travel and Passports with Purpose

I thrilled to be part of Passports with Purpose. I would never have thought of doing something like this if it weren’t for my friend Debbie. Sometimes you just need someone to give you a push, you know? I’m excited and proud that this is our fifth year. As with every other year, I’m terrified Read the Rest…

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Favorite Passports with Purpose Prizes

As you know, I’m a co-founder of Passports with Purpose, the annual travelblogger’s fundraiser. That means that every year I get to see all the great prizes as they come in and every year there are some that catch my eye and make me think, “Oh! I’d love to win that one!”. Unfortunately as an Read the Rest…

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Support Passports with Purpose 2012 and Win a 26-day Silk Road Tour

Silk Road Tour 26 Days in Central Asia. Travel from Bejing to Xian to Khiva. Enjoy all the sights and sounds that I’ve described in my recent posts about Central Asia – without the stress of arranging every detail yourself. This is modern adventure travel. The experience of traveling along this fabled route through countries Read the Rest…

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Finding A Charity To Support

This morning I’m going to be doing something very unusual (for me): I’m being interviewed. On stage. In front of about 300 people. I’m more than a little nervous. If you’re one of the people who attended this event and now you’re checking out WanderMom.com, thanks for visiting my website. I thought it would be Read the Rest…

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I Travel With A Purpose

Friday should be my photo post day, but instead, in support of BudgetTravelAdventures and his support of PassportsWithPurpose, you’ve got me, writing about me. Enjoy. Picture the scene: a group of (super-cool) high-school kids in a bar in Ireland sometime in the late ’80s. The conversation stills for a moment (only a moment, mind you, Read the Rest…

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I’m Going To Zambia in May

If you know me or have been reading this blog for a while you will know that: I am a co-founder of the Passports with Purpose charity. Passports with Purpose is the travel bloggers annual fundraiser. In 2011, Passports with Purpose raised $90,000 for Room To Read. This money was used to build two libraries Read the Rest…

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