Living the Adventure Philanthropist Life

Hi! Ever think about chucking it all and traveling the world? That's what I did during my 2-year global living and giving adventure where I visited all 7 continents and more than 60 countries volunteering with local humanitarian organisations along the way.

I'm in Melbourne and is giving a free talk about my experience, volunteering opportunities abroad and how to go about becoming an Adventure Philanthropist on a budget. Christened "The New Philanthropist" by National Geographic Traveler magazine, you can check out www.goeringo.com for more info. Hope to see you there!

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  • Sarah van B.

    Hey y'all, if you're interested in volunteering locally or internationally check out our next MeetUp: http://www.meetup.com/catalystcolab/events/184097432/ It'll be an evening of discussion with 4 expert speakers, nibbles, resources, the whole she-bang. See you there!

    June 3

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great , talk very inspiring

    January 29, 2014

  • Phina T.

    A great meet up and sharing of ideas!

    January 28, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Thanks everyone who attended last night! It was a super fun event and I so enjoyed hearing about your past travel adventures too! If you didn't get a chance to buy a book (SOLD OUT!) you can still get a copy via Amazon. Both print and eBook versions are available: http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_c_0_14?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=erin%20michelson&sprefix=Erin+Michelson%2Caps%2C445
    See you on the road! Erin

    2 · January 28, 2014

  • Robin W.

    Hello! How long will this event be running for?

    January 27, 2014

  • Trevor

    I turning up for sure

    January 27, 2014

  • Rosaria C.

    Sounds like Indiana Jones adventures and all for the good of others, sounds fun.

    January 23, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi Kristy & Adelle -- Thx for your kind comments! Hope to see y'all on Monday night, if not, you can still pick up the book on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_c_0_14?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=erin%20michelson&sprefix=Erin+Michelson%2Caps%2C240

    1 · January 23, 2014

  • Kristy

    Huge congratulations on the book Erin, and especially the philanthropic adventures you achieved overseas - sounds amazing!! Wish I could make it, but still very excited to check out you book at some point (I'm currently writing a book on stories/lessons from travelling and volunteering too).

    Enjoy spreading your incredible adventures.

    January 22, 2014

  • Adelle

    Hi Erin,

    Thanks for posting this - looks great, I am sure there will be many interested people.

    Hope to see you there!

    January 21, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey all! I know it's Australia Day weekend, but the festivities at the Middle Park Hotel Pub are still on! Join the fun!

    January 20, 2014

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