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Something happens inside a leader when he or she breaks away from the everyday and is immersed in a life-changing experience. GiANT Experiences are not only fun and exciting but are designed to awaken leaders to the difference they can make as people of influence. Nothing is more exhilarating and fulfilling than living a life of success AND significance. Come join other leaders on an adventure of a lifetime as we impact the world for GOOD!

While the majority of the time on a GiANT Experience is spent interacting with local leaders exchanging ideas, values and business ideas through the VALUES LEADERSHIP FORUMS, many leaders have indicated their favorite part of a GiANT Experience is the opportunity to serve in local communities. Below are highlights from the SERVE component of a GiANT Experience.

GiANT Experiences have included the following service opportunities in addition to the VALUES LEADERSHIP FORUMS.

Motipur, India

Purpose: Orphanage – Blanket Distribution – Business Leader Exchange

 

The India experience was designed especially for leaders who desire to provide encouragement and inspiration to the orphans at the Hope Center. Leaders met with local leaders to explore community development opportunities including a maternity hospital, agricultural projects, trade centers and vocational schools. Leaders also participated in blanket distribution among the rural poor living in frigid conditions, interacted with orphans and participated in development programs with children from garbage dump projects in the inner city.

 

San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Purpose: Orphanage – Social Entrepreneurialism – Leader Exchange

During the San Pedro Sula Experience leaders met with local business and government leaders to discuss community development, orphan care, construction of widow homes and the how business could lead the way in transforming impoverished areas of Honduras. Leaders spent considerable time nurturing infants who had been orphaned, playing with adolescent orphans, as well as discussing life issues with older orphans living in transitional group home settings who hope to soon start life on their own. Time was also spent in slum areas evaluating and strategizing with local leaders on ways to reverse abject poverty in the Riverfront Region. As a result of the Honduras GiANT Experience plans are now underway for implementing sustainable projects that are certain in impact the area.

 

Northern Uganda

Purpose: Leadership Development – Water – Micro-Enterprise – Medical and Hunger Relief

 

The Uganda GiANT Experience was  a cooperative effort through Pros for Africa, the Whitten-Newman Foundation, GiANT Experiences, Feed the Children, Water4Foundation and professional athletes who joined together in support of a truly revolutionary initiative to revive Uganda, Africa by bringing hope to the hopeless and healing to the wounded children of war.  Thousands of people received hunger relief, personal water purification systems, leadership training, funding for micro-businesses, water wells and medical assistance

 

Siaya, Kenya

Purpose: Social Entrepreneurialism

The Kenya GiANT Experience included an informative and enlightening visit to Dominion Farms. Located on the equator near lake Victoria, Dominion Farms has converted a failing 17,000 acre government swamp project into a thriving rice and tilapia operation that is feeding and employing thousands of Kenyans. Dominion Farms serves as a model to the power of social entrepreneuralism. Leaders were given the opportunity to visit with the founder of the operation and learned many insightful keys becoming an effective catalyst for implementing sustainable systems that can have an impact on entire nations.

 

Bogota, Colombia

Purpose: Child Development  – Business Leader Exchange

GiANT Experiences participated in an international leader summit in Colombia with the purpose of developing programs and initiatives that engage and encourage business leaders to become more involved with eradicating poverty in Latin America.

 

Lima, Peru

Purpose: Leader Development  – Business Leader Exchange – Student Development

GiANT Experiences joined forces with Chick-fil-A’s WinShape Foundation in effort to establish programs and initiatives to teach, train and mentor business leaders and emerging entrepreneurs regarding best business practices that eradicate poverty, promote social justice and utilize employment-based community development solutions leading to the implementation sustainable programs that lead to self-sufficiency and independence.

 

Hong Kong, China

Purpose: Leader Development  – Business Leader Exchange – Social Entrepreneurialism

The Hong Kong GiANT Experience focused on interaction and exchange with local business leaders with the purpose of developing long term relationships that foster economic development and social entrepreneur programs throughout business districts of China.

 

Cusco and Lima, Peru

Purpose: Leader Development  – Business Leader Exchange – Student Development

GiANT Experiences joined forces with Chick-fil-A’s WinShape Foundation in the implementation of a series of business seminars that reached more than 5,000 business leaders  in Cusco and Lima, Peru. The purpose of the seminar series was to teach, train and mentor business leaders and emerging entrepreneurs regarding best business practices that help  promote social entrepreneurialism, eradicate poverty, promote social justice and utilize employment-based community development solutions leading to the implementation sustainable programs that lead to self-sufficiency and independence. Leaders also led leadership development programs in public schools locate in impoverished districts.

 

Kampala, Uganda

Purpose: Leadership and Student Development –  Business Cell Groups

During the Kampala, Uganda GiANT Experience  leaders participated in an international leader summit with the purpose of developing and launching programs and initiatives that assist Ugandan business leaders and emerging student leaders with ways to become more independent and self-sufficient. Leaders led seminars that utilized their business acumen and encouraged and educated Ugandan leaders with regard to best practices that lead to the eradication of poverty, promote social justice and utilize employment-based community development solutions that provide sustainability.  Leaders also established Ugandan based business cell groups that receive ongoing coaching and training from U.S.A. leaders through Internet teleconferencing and return visits.

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