Plano, TX – More than 500 WorldVentures Foundationâ„¢ volunteers vacationing in Cancun donated 1,500 hours to support the Foundationâ€™s Mexico-based Impact Partner, the City of Joy, in August.
Furthering its commitment to supporting global change for children, the WorldVentures Foundation organized half-day Service Excursions to the City of Joy (Ciudad de la Alegria), where its vacationing volunteers made much-needed repairs to the 12-acre campus and spent time socializing with residents.
â€œThese generous volunteers transformed the K-12 Scholarship School at the City of Joy into a fresh, inviting environment through maintenance, painting and gardening,â€ WorldVentures Foundation Executive Director Gwyneth Lloyd said.
The volunteers were in Cancun as part of WorldVenturesâ€™ recent Mega-DreamTripsâ„¢, which brought members from across the globe to the resort town for nearly two weeks for fun, relaxationâ€”and the opportunity achieve the third prong of the companyâ€™s brand promise, â€œfulfillment.â€ To participate in the Service Excursions, volunteers made donations to the WorldVentures Foundation, which will support the nonprofit in its efforts to create change on a global scale for children.
“Once again, the family of WorldVenturesRepresentatives and DreamTrips Members has exceeded our expectations,â€ Lloyd said.
Launched in 2010, the WorldVentures Foundation became the philanthropic arm of WorldVentures with a focus on positive global change for children. WorldVentures Independent Representatives and DreamTrips Members are inspired, serving and implementing sustainable economic and environmental solutions within communities around the world.
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