Adventure Philanthropist: Great Adventures Volunteering by Erin Michelson

By Erin Michelson

The plan was once there has been no plan: stopover at all seven continents, see what occurs. Erin Michelson is a excessive adventuress who lives existence at the side. Giving up a winning company, her stake to a home, and all of her possessions, she made up our minds to simply take her cash and run.

Surviving swindlers and saints, she struggles to maintain her eyes and center open. Her escapades convey us not just how one can take on a mine-field, easy methods to shower an elephant, and the place to discover a string of pearls, but in addition the way to make an international of distinction to those that want it most—vulnerable girls and children.

For years, she canvases the globe, looking for an genuine event and the opportunity to arrive out and depart the area, even only a small a part of it, a greater position.

Meet Erin Michelson, event Philanthropist.

About the writer:

Christened “The New Philanthropist” by way of nationwide Geographic vacationer journal, Erin Michelson is a well-known social entrepreneur and recipient of a number of overseas awards. Having left the area of company finance to paintings with nonprofit firms, she equipped a winning consulting company assisting nonprofit enterprises in attaining exponential progress. Erin has lived and studied in Auckland, Beijing, and Cape city, and holds levels in diplomacy, Political technological know-how, and executive & Public management. A lover of experience activities, Erin is a daredevil in either the wearing enviornment and the sphere of philanthropy.

About GoErinGo:

GoErinGo is a multimedia way of life corporation that's development a group of experience Philanthropists—individuals who're trying to extend their global via engaged philanthropy: volunteering time and services, making charitable presents, and taking part in discussion approximately worldwide social matters. GoErinGo offers like-minded event Philanthropists with the mechanism, the incentive, and the position version they should lead a extra useful life.

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