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Give Your Passport Purpose

Passports with Purpose is the travel bloggers’ fundraiser.

As travelers, we are fortunate.

We have the time, financial means, health and freedom to leave our homes and travel. Not everyone is so fortunate. In fact, not everyone has the basic necessities of life. Traveling, one gets to see this.

To help balance the scales, just a wee bit, travel bloggers hold an annual online sweepstakes/fundraiser called Passports with Purpose. You can give your passport (the ultimate representation of your traveler status) more purpose by participating in this year’s PwP event.

Last year, Passports with Purpose raised $90,000 to build two libraries in Zambia through a partnership with Room to Read. This year, working with Water.org, the goal is to raise $100,000 to fund wells in two communities in rural Haiti. These will provide much needed clean water; one of those basic necessities that we take for granted.

The Mother of All Trips

The Mother of all Trips is a blog – part travelogue, part memoir on family travel. Check it out. Mara, the woman behind The Mother of all Trips has donated a great prize for me to promote for the Passports with Purpose Sweepstakes. She has donated this fabulous GoPro Camera

HD Hero3 White Edition

Win a GoPro Camera and more!

GoPro Cameras are known for quality and versatility. Here are a few of the key benefits of this great camera!

  • Wearable, mountable design
  • Immersive, wide angle capture of your favorite activities
  • Professional quality HD video & 5MP photos
  • Built-in Wi-Fi enables remote control via included Wi-Fi Remote
  • Rugged housing is waterproof to 197’/60M and captures sharp images above and below water

From trips to gear, there are many other valuable prizes to choose from in this online raffle fundraiser.

3 Easy Steps: here’s how to win the GoPro and other Great Prizes.

  1. Go to the Passports with Purpose donate page. – Donate $10 or multiples of $10. Each $10 buys you a raffle ticket. You indicate what prize or prizes you want the ticket(s) for. Spread your tickets around – one for this prize, three for that one…
  2. Pay via Paypal – You don’t need an account as you can securely pay with your credit card via paypal.
  3. Spread the word – The real reason for buying tickets is to raise the $100,000 so help out by sharing this post or the Passports with Purpose page.

Good luck! I hope that you win a prize. More importantly, I hope you play and help out a great cause.

 

 

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About Janice Waugh and Tracey Nesbitt

I'm an author, blogger, speaker and traveler. I became a widow and empty-nester at about the same time. And then, I became Solo Traveler... Here's the full story. >>

Tracey Nesbitt I’m a writer, editor, food and wine fanatic, and traveler. On my very first trip abroad I learned that solo travel was for me. Here's the full story. >>

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