A 15,000 km Journey Along the Andes
Status: Adventure Completed!
Result: Fundraising goal of $500 reached.
Earth. A finite and the fragile element. An opportunity to learn more about one's limits and strengths.
On November 1, 2005, I stepped
over the equator in Quito, Ecuador. For the next 6 months, I was to travel from the middle of the Earth to the infamous southern tip, Cape Horn, using whatever
It was a memorable journey,
and feel free to share it with me by watching any of the
films below. By selling hard copies of
these videos to family and friends, I was able to raise
over $500 which in turn was donated to charity.
The cause: To raise funds for SOS
Children's Villages in Latin America!
The means: A 2-hour cinematic experience featuring 16 short films!
The result: Fundraising goal of $500 surpassed!
Busco Gusto: Along the Andes is a collection of films inspired by the Earth journey through
South America. Along the Andes raised funds for SOS
Children's Villages Canada - a foundation striving for children
to grow up in a solid and dependable environment.
This contribution directly
finances sustainable, non-denominational social projects
in the countries visited on this adventure, most particularly
their "Callao, Peru" project. You can read about
this project here
(link opens in new window).