Give or take some chaos
9 women's right orgs
Advocating for women globally
An ex-roadie punk rocker turned shamanic practitioner who lusts after roads less traveled, has tried and rejected the status quo, and will smartly inspire, challenge, and enrich your ideals.
Paula has traveled through 21 countries, and has enough mechanical skill to give our car a fighting chance. She is our leader hacking through paper work and logistics. Currently transitioning from Seattle to Edinburgh because the weather is the same but the accent is better.
West Burke, Vermont, USA
A linguist and sustainable clothing designer with a lifelong penchant for all things USSR who does things like ride motorcycles through Asia and hitchhike through Kurdistan.
She’s traveled to over 30 countries cultivating invaluable connections in the very regions we will be traversing. Her adventure addiction is a real thing. Plus she speaks enough Russian to keep us out of trouble.
Tabitha Bigbee Highland
Big Bear, California, USA
A writer, ballet dancer, snowboarder, and fierce life-liver. Tabitha genuinely loves people and has a well of joy and positivism living inside her. She's also well practiced in driving stick shift economy cars through fields.
Tabitha is a professional social media manager and blogger who would prefers to focus on human rights issues, and is happy to be writing for this amazing team.
Megan blackstone Wark
Lititz, Pennsylvania, USA
A little geeky, a little accident prone, and more than a little talented. Megan is a web designer, graphic designer, videographer, and photographer. She'll literally do anything for the perfect shot.
Coming from small-town Northern Maine, Megan thrives on dashing her comfort zone through new challenges. Her ability to capture raw reality through photography is invaluable to the team as well as the world.
Somewhere in China
Alice is a successful travel blogger grabbing life by the bollocks and sharing the experience with us all. Check her out at TeacakeTravels! She's currently in China studying Jiu Jitsu. No big deal.
Originally from South East London, Alice said, "NO THANKS" to convention and hasn't looked back. Her passion for people is apparent in all she does and her compassion is a beautiful symptom thereof.
the official charity of the adventurists
Cool Earth is the Charity that works alongside indigenous villages to halt Rainforest destruction.
We put local people back in control, giving them the resources they need to keep their forest intact. And by saving at-risk Rainforest, we form shields for millions of acres of neighboring forest.
dear to the hearts of #welive
M2M is a burgeoning nonprofit that has touched the lives of hundreds of men, women and children.
M2M assists in the empowerment of women and girls in Afghanistan. In 2009, Shannon became the first woman to ride a mountain bike in Afghanistan in an effort to challenge perceptions of gender barriers and show a different side of Afghanistan back home.