Receiving More Than You Give: Advancing Life Cambodia Expeditions


Two groups of volunteers just completed what they may always refer to as the trip of a lifetime. Not because they were pampered. Quite the opposite. They chose to travel to remote villages outside of Siem Reap, Cambodia, where they got down into the dirt and worked. The cause was to make clean drinking water … Continue reading Receiving More Than You Give: Advancing Life Cambodia Expeditions

Newest IntaKara Student’s Life Changed with Welding Certification


In the village of Cuellaje, Ecuador lives a family of four, with a father who is willing to do whatever it takes to provide for his kids. Pedro Torres is 35 years old, has an elementary-level education, and has been traveling more than 100km to the city of Quito to pick up laboring jobs, sometimes … Continue reading Newest IntaKara Student’s Life Changed with Welding Certification

Advancing Life Reflects on a Year Full of Impact in 2019


The Advancing Life Foundation has had quite an amazing year. We’ve continued working with longtime partners—and adding new ones—to impact as many people as possible and make a difference in communities worldwide. Our partnerships were strengthened in good works this year, both with Choice Humanitarian and Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R.), as well as our newest … Continue reading Advancing Life Reflects on a Year Full of Impact in 2019

Inta-Kara Students Begin Inaugural Courses at the Advancing Life Center


Ever since the Advancing Life Foundation partnered with CHOICE Humanitarian to fund, aid, and build the Inta-Kara Advancing Life Center in the Intag region of Ecuador, volunteers and donors have excitedly awaited to see the results of implementation in the community. Now that the school’s first class of students has officially started their vocational courses, … Continue reading Inta-Kara Students Begin Inaugural Courses at the Advancing Life Center

ASEA’s Advancing Life Foundation Focuses on Others for Giving Tuesday


It’s a wonderful time of year, and the most deserving recipients of the spirit of giving are those who make it possible for us to live the way we do. Generally given less attention than highly advertised days like Black Friday or Cyber Monday, perhaps the most important event every holiday season benefitting folks nationwide … Continue reading ASEA’s Advancing Life Foundation Focuses on Others for Giving Tuesday

ASEA & Advancing Life Pledge to ‘Do Something’ This Holiday Season


Now is the time of year when our thoughts—and social media posts—turn to what we’re thankful for most. This act of recognizing our blessings serves to increase our gratitude. One of the ways we do that at ASEA is by giving, and the volunteers at the Advancing Life Foundation have made that a focus throughout … Continue reading ASEA & Advancing Life Pledge to ‘Do Something’ This Holiday Season

Advancing Life’s ‘Ride for Freedom’ with Orange County Choppers Raises Proceeds for O.U.R. Initiatives


When the Advancing Life Foundation heard that ASEA was pairing up with Orange County Choppers, they jumped at the chance to help organize a special event to raise money for their charitable partners, Operation Underground Railroad and St. Jude’s. The OCC team was on-site at ASEA’s Convention to unveil the custom ASEA bike they had … Continue reading Advancing Life’s ‘Ride for Freedom’ with Orange County Choppers Raises Proceeds for O.U.R. Initiatives

Advancing Life Partners with Vision Cambodia for a New Education Center, ASEA Annual Convention Brings in Record Donations


At the recent ASEA 2019 Global Convention in Las Vegas, the ASEA Advancing Life Foundation announced its newest partnership for breaking the cycle of poverty, suffering, and abuse: The organization is called Vision Cambodia, and their sole focus is improving the quality of life for rural Cambodians. At the convention where the announcement was made, … Continue reading Advancing Life Partners with Vision Cambodia for a New Education Center, ASEA Annual Convention Brings in Record Donations

Champ the Dog Is Thriving in New Job Fighting Crimes Against Children


When Officer Alyssa Burrows started her first job out of her graduate program, she had no idea her closest coworker would be a dog. “As I began to develop relationships with different co-workers, another officer in the sex offender unit mentioned he had once tried to earn an assignment with an electronics detecting dog,” remembers … Continue reading Champ the Dog Is Thriving in New Job Fighting Crimes Against Children