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WorldVentures Foundation

“How can you leave the world a better place than you found it?” It’s a question we at WorldVentures Foundation™ ask ourselves every day. From our beginnings…

Our Mission

WorldVentures Foundation

Every organization has a mission. Ours is simple, and from the heart. We create positive change in the lives of children all over the world. That means supporting sustainable…

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Our Causes

Take a look below to view some of our charities we work with. Take it one step further by making a donation.

Hug It Forward

Hug It Forward

Education will heal a nation

In keeping with its mission to creative positive change for children, WorldVentures Foundation™ is proud to team with Hug It Forward again to build bottle schools in Guatemala. Bottle schools are built using “eco-bricks” — plastic bottles stuffed with inorganic trash. This green initiative unites villagers and volunteers in meeting three vital objectives: educating children, ridding communities of trash, and contributing to environmental conservation.

Were not just building bottle schools. We’re changing a nation.

$4,889 Raised $100,000 Goal
Schools for Sumba

Schools for Sumba

Partnering with Happy Hearts to provide educational opportunites to children from Sumba, Barat Daya in Indonesia.

Partnering with Happy Hearts to provide educational opportunites to children from Sumba, Barat Daya in Indonesia. Less than 50% of the 95,000 children between the ages of 3 and 7 years attend school. The number drops to 28% in the Sumba, Barat Daya district in the western part of the island. Children in Indonesia must have a certificate of reading and writing to competency to be admitted to primary school.

16.5% of parents’ education is graduated from primary school with permanent job…

$1,905 Raised $500,000 Goal


Children's Need for Technology.

When is the last time you booked airfare, finished a major project at work or did any kind of research without using the internet? What if you didn’t have the option? In today’s connected world, reliable internet access is as much a necessity for a young student as a backpack. But for many kids, it’s not something they can count on. If it’s hard for you to imagine life without the web, this is your chance to help the young people who face this situation every day.

Let your #HeartToServe shine.

With your support, we can provide better…

$11,958 Raised $50,000 Goal

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Become a Proud Volunteer

WorldVentures Foundation™ offers you the opportunity to show your Heart to Serve and make a lasting impact around the world through VolunTour participation. VolunTours are professionally planned, guided trips that put volunteers to work beautifying communities, building infrastructure and brightening the lives of children. No special talents are required, just equal parts compassion and commitment. VolunTourists are ordinary people making an extraordinary difference. From the Americas to Asia and other points between, there is a place for you to serve. To book a VolunTour, click the link below.

Meet The Team

By definition, a team is a group of people with complementary skills working toward a common goal. But at WorldVentures Foundation, it’s so much more than that. We don’t just share vision; we share values and passion for helping children around the globe. Together with our dedicated volunteers and service allies, we give back and make a difference in the world.

Amanda Mackoy

Amanda Norwood

After a career in the for-profit business of sales for almost a decade, I wanted something more — something with a purpose and a mission. So, I took the plunge...
Claudia Benitez

Claudia Benitez

After many years serving children in my local communities and working closely with various nonprofits, my passion for giving back found new expression when...
Sally Walls

Sally Walls

As executive assistant for the foundation, I work with and directly support Executive Director Gwyneth Lloyd while assisting the entire team with daily operations...

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