The Journey Seeker
Monthly Newsletter for @giveandtravel
MARCH EDITION ISSUE 1
Welcome to the first edition of The Journey Seeker; a monthly newsletter in addition my twitter account @giveandtravel. A quick intro for those just joining us; my name is Myra Bredin and I am a marketing college student passionate about all things travel and volunteering. It's what I love and what I hope to incorporate into my future career. This newsletter will give an overview of anything I believe is interesting from the past month and what I think us like minded traveling and volunteering folks will like!
Travel & Volunteer Experience of the Month
"Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more."
Accounts to check out!
Meghan Claire Adventure travel enthusiast - tweets every hour with the best in adventure travel. Digital nomad blogging everywhere around the world!
Volunteer's Week Celebrate and learn about the fantastic work volunteers do this and every week, because all volunteers are stars!
Task Squad An awesome service for 18-25 year olds to get paid temp work from their volunteering experience. London and beyond.
Volunteer Abroad Program of the Month
This month I am featuring a volunteer abroad program provided from African Impact. You will be assisting in classroom work, help in orphan care, play games, sing songs, and put a smile on children's faces! Click the link below for more information:
Travel Brand of the Month
I love finding companies dedicated to the adventurous, giving back, wanderlust heart. This month it is WISH YOU WERE NORTHWEST. I have been following them on Instagram for some time and are in love with the style of apparel. @wishyouwerenorthwest
Events to look forward to in April 2016
- National Volunteering Week April 10-April 16
- Jasper Canadian Rockies Half Marathon April 16 in Alberta, CA
- European Start Up and Innovation Awards April 19-April 20 in London, EN
- Cherry Blossom Festival April 9-10 in San Francisco, CA
- Worlds biggest water fight to celebrate Songkran Lunar New Year April 13-15 in Bangkok, TH
Question of the Month
Tweet me @giveandtravel to share your answer, I'd love to know! I will feature some of the responses in the April newsletter.
My Answer: A mug from London England that has the tube system on it and says "mind the gap."
Get in Touch
I love to build relationships and meet new people! Any questions, comments, travel stories, volunteer opportunities...anything, let me know! Send me a message via twitter and I will 100% get back to you. I am in the works of making a website so stay tuned and follow me on twitter for the reveal in a few weeks! Check out my Instagram to get to know me better personally! @myraabredin