Impact Travel

Three Ways to Make a Difference While Visiting Athens, Greece

I recently became an Organizations Ambassador with Visit.org -their mission is to enhance the mission of great social organizations by facilitating mutually beneficial virtual and in-person interactions between people and communities around the world. Over time I’ll be sharing with you ways to make an impact throughout your travels. As I am heading to Greece in...

Making an Impact through CAMS (Creative Arts, Music, and Sports)

  I don’t think anything could have prepared me for my visit to María Concepción Gomez Matos during my recent trip to Puerto Plata with Fathom Travel. Much like the day I went to Chocal I was extremely nervous. Once again I was worried about the fact I don’t speak Spanish and worried I wouldn’t build a connection with the children I was about...

My Experience Volunteering at Chocal-a Cacao and Women’s Chocolate Cooperative

  As we made the 40 minute drive to Altamira outside of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic to participate in our first *Fathom ‘Impact Activity’*, I couldn’t help but feel nervous. I had no idea what to expect. While there were plenty of interpreters, I don’t speak Spanish and that bothered me. How was I meant to connect with these people...