- Embark upon on a journey Allow the rich cultural history of an exotic and mystical land overwhelm and expand your senses.
- Contribution – The heart of this trip is about giving back, and growing as a person. As such, we will engage in a handful of experiences where you’ll be exposed to the gift of giving to orphans who need to know they matter, and personal growth, because you do. Come with an open heart
- Personal Growth – The entire Give & Grow trip will be sprinkled with conversations and philosophies designed to help you process the experience and grow as a person. You’ll be able to explore your inner world further through self-reflection, so you can uncover your personal and unique gift.
- A Twist of Adventure – You’ll be escorted on an epic surprise adventure in the search of what real connection is all about.
- Local Culture – You’ll get in touch with the local people, learn about their traditions and life-style, and uncover what real connection is all about, all while getting introduced and immersed into the ancient and enticing local culture.
Contribution & Personal Growth with a Twist of Adventure.
“You will not be counting your dollars on your death bed; but rather the happiest days and moments of your life and the people you shared them with”
~ Philip McKernan
It is often suggested that when you give you receive ten fold. I am not sure if this in entirely true but I do believe it in general terms. I do however believe when you give to get, this life lesson does not apply. That said, I know how much my own experience of working with orphans in Sri Lanka years ago impacted my life and how it has inspired me along my journey of creating this program.
This Give & Grow trip has the ability to change your entire perspective on life, and we are approaching this experience accordingly. We want to strike a balance between getting to see, feel and experience an exotic and mystical land, but at the same time take some space to allow the Give & Grow experience to land.
The Give & Grow Retreat has touched the lives of many souls in need, from all corners of the globe (both in orphanages and projects that we visit, and with the retreat participants that embark upon this journey). In the past, Give & Grow has visited Guatemala, Peru, and India.
Give & Grow combines our passion to GIVE with our need to GROW, and injects a sense of adventure that’s often missing in our lives.
Give & Grow is NOT a traditional volunteer project but rather a carefully crafted mentoring experience that holds the potential to change us.
- All hotel accommodations
- 2 night retreat center in Peruvian Andes
- 3-day private-guided hiking trip through the Sacred Valley
- Ground transport
- Most meals
- Mentoring sessions with Philip
- Support for booking the best flights
- We will also have local people on the ground to support us
Who This Program Is For
If you have already worked with us in one of our in depth mentoring programs like BraveSoul or Everest, you’re already qualified to attend! If you have never worked with Philip, and are interested in joining us for this incredible experience, please fill out an application below. Once we have reviewed it, we will contact you via email to set up a call with one of our team.
I didn’t expect to realize so much about myself
This has been beyond my expectations!
An experience that I’ll never forget
Making an impact on a child is such a privilege
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